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"With fall break behind us, we must all now come to terms with the fact that it is no longer summer. Not even in Dallas. While it’s not exactly sleeting or snowing yet, it is certainly not bathing suit uggs sale weather anymore. This explains the recent sightings of the well-known and highly infamous Ugg boots. While most of the guys are probably groaning at the mere mention of these “ridiculous” boots, others are sitting in class waiting to see if they become another fashion faux pas. Don’t worry. I really like them. In fact, I have a pair of tall cognac-colored Uggs in my closet. However, like many fashion trends, it is all up to circumstance in which the Uggs must be worn. SMU women, I am giving you full permission to wear these Nanook-of-the-North sheepy ski boots. But only beca use it is officially after fall break, and ugg button boots the weather has been compliable. Since I am obviously biased on this situation <considering I own a pair>, I decided to ask around, gathering opinions of whether these were totally Ugg-ly or somewhat acceptable.
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Needless to say, Ugg has made its mark on celebrities and Mustangsalike. It is still the difference of opinion and style that is to be determined. “I have them, and I love them,” said Meredith McGrath, senior uggs sociology major. “They’re so comfortable, and so warm. You can easily make an outfit more interesting, or even more casual. It’s like walking on air.” I will be totally biased here and fully agree with McGrath. I ordered my pair from Victoria’s Secret magazine <yes, they’re legit> in June, and they were on backorder until the middle of August. Because it has been so hot here, I refused to wear them yet. Don’t be afraid to wear your Ugg boots, but only if you don’t mind some raised eyebrows from both boys and girls. And take good care of them, because although they have the potential to last decades, you shouldn’t wear bailey button uggs them in po uring rain. If you’re going to wear them in the snow, make sure it’s only virgin. <That means that there is no salt in the snow, which is used to protect cars from slipping o n the roads, for all you Southerners. "
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The chill of winter weather has made its presence known to the University’s campus and many a student has obtained some sort of sickness. But one winter problem that plagues the college campus is not biological at all. It is material in nature and a visual nuisance in need of extermination: the Ugg Moncler Men Vest Jackets boot. This sickness begins when the Georgia temperature starts flirting with the 50s. And at the turn of the millennium, someone, the Antichrist perhaps, decided to bring the Ugg boot to Hollywood. From there, madness spread. I’m more perplexed by the “fashion” status of the Ugg boot than I am Scientology. Honestly. A few years back, the disease hit Georgia and spread more fiercely than kudzu. These horrible boot/suede/fur fusion footings have become a mainstay, it seems, on the University campus. But I ask you today to quarantine the afflicted parties and cleanse the campus of these God-forsaken shoes. Originally invented to warm the feet and calves of the Australian surfer, the Ugg boot is composed of a soft sheepskin suede outer and a shearling lining. Its roominess and lightweight design are very popular comfort features. And I understand how nice a lightweight moncler coat and warm shoe must be for winter weather. But God, they are so ugly. Find something else. Please! Ladies, I know they may be comfortable, but you must stop. As soothing as they must be to the soles, they are far more unattractive.
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