For the second day in a row a dress code banning men from wearing shorts is coming under fire in the UK. England, just let men wear shorts, yeesh. Today's protesters, school boys from the Isca Academy in Exeter, opposed to their school's no-shorts policy responded by showing up in the school's dress code-approved but reserved for girls tartan skirts. For the last five days British citizens have suffered through a sizzling heatwave, and yesterday's temperature beat record for the hottest day in 41 years! That heatwave prompted Joey Barge , a young man working in a call center in Buckinghamshire, England, to break his office dress code. Barge was quickly sent home from work for wearing shorts.
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The thermometer read 32 degrees on a cloudy February morning in Burnt Hills — perfect shorts weather. In the crowded halls of Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake High School, pale, male legs flashed by with regularity, displayed beneath baggy cargo shorts and above socks pulled up to mid-calf. No matter how low the mercury drops, many teenage boys thumb their noses at frostbite and brave the elements in nothing more than shorts and a hoodie, leaving some adults concerned and others simply mystified. Dressed last week in khaki cargo shorts and a green Nike hoodie, the year-old proudly showed off his bright white socks, each emblazoned with a hot pink breast cancer awareness ribbon and matching pink stripes. Throughout the school, there were other flashy socks on parade: purple-and-black striped ones, screaming pink ones, and some traditional black ones and white ones — all pulled up high.
Dozens of pupils at Isca academy in Exeter stage uniform protest after school insists they wear trousers despite heatwave. Some had borrowed from girlfriends, others from sisters. A few had gone the extra mile and shaved their legs.
She will likely want you to convert to fix the family. I figured he may still be finding his feet in his residency and as we grow closer, he might start putting in more effort. Given the fact that doctors, esp surgeons, have a very busy life in US, it seems logical. Because I have a husband that is not a member I have a quasi like status in the ward. Going along with her cult might feel fine when it is just you in her, but if you have kids, it will be very different. I feel your pain people.