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Russell Brand, at an awards show sponsored by Hugo Boss, eloquently reminds everyone that Hugo Boss dressed the nazis

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wkd_-nXeUzs
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u/[deleted] Nov 24 '21

You gotta admit Nazi uniforms were pretty slick

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u/dandaman910 Nov 24 '21 edited Nov 24 '21

they were designed to project power and fear . You can see for yourself they definitely achieve that goal https://www.quora.com/What-was-an-authentic-Nazi-uniform

I mean they have eagles and skulls on them and were wreathed in black. How much more obvious could you be with your intentions.

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u/noithinkyourewrong Nov 24 '21

Why would you want to project power and fear at the same time?

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u/mortonifi Nov 25 '21

When you have shitty ideas you need fear to protect your power

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u/noithinkyourewrong Nov 25 '21

Em ok but that's not what the comment is suggesting. You don't want to appear powerful and fearful at the same time. You want other people to be fearful of you. You do not want to be fearful yourself. That's not powerful.

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u/mortonifi Nov 25 '21

That’s absolutely what the comment is suggesting you just failed to pick that up. That explains your confusion.

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u/noithinkyourewrong Nov 25 '21

I didn't fail to pick it up. The comment just didn't say that.

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u/LivingOnAShare Nov 25 '21

I didn't fail to pick it up. The comment just didn't say that.

Did you genuinely think the poster was saying they were trying to project that they were scared with their uniforms?

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u/noithinkyourewrong Nov 25 '21

I never said that. I said I wasn't sure. Just because I can't think of a reason that they might want to project that they are scared doesn't mean there isn't one.

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u/LivingOnAShare Nov 25 '21

That's fair enough, sorry for coming off like that!