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Hometown Hero

6 years ago by

Hometown Hero

29 years ago I was born in Nebraska.

And although I spent a mere 3 years there, I still have a love of that old corn field state. Also, my mom enlisted in me a love of the Nebraska CornHuskers – yes, that’s the major university football team, and the fans are die hard. They wear, with serious enthusiasm, massive faux corn on their heads and, while I enjoy a live football game, you will never see me sport one of these. NEVER.  However….. I nearly went mental when I saw this Off-White shirt jacket… emblazoned with, yes, NEBRASKA!

A dream. Come. True. 

Finally I can support my hometown, my friend (Virgil – you’ll meet him soon!) and look fly as hell. Are we ever too old to stop being fans of our heritage?


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  • Mignon! Sympa les petites capsules de vie des jeunes filles américaines…

  • Clotilde April, 23 2015, 12:58 / Reply

    Nebraska is also part of my youth, but only because of Sprinsgteen.

  • Absolutely not! My hometown will always be a part of my identity – I love this jacket – great find!

    Warm Regards,

  • that’s really cool!

  • We’re never too old for that kind of thing !

  • LuciiieFr April, 24 2015, 8:38 / Reply

    Trop mignonne ! Et tu peux nous dire ou trouver cette petite merveille ? :)

  • LynnDee Nielson April, 24 2015, 9:36 / Reply

    I must own this Nebraska jacket as I am one of the serious enthusiasts of the Cornhuskers. The link does not take to a place to purchase the jacket, please help me find it!!!

  • Caroline April, 27 2015, 9:20 / Reply

    Brie, that is so American, the football team, and all. And very cool. Cultivate your difference and your “American-ness”, the same way Garance cultivates her “French-ness”!

  • Linda B April, 28 2015, 9:34 / Reply

    I was in Nebraska a couple of weekends ago to see my son’s doctoral cello recital at UNL. It was the weekend of the “Spring Game” for the Cornhuskers. Just a scrimmage, actually. There were 71,000 people walking around downtown Lincoln wearing nothing but RED. Red t-shirts, sweatshirts, jackets, tank tops, hats, etc. We felt like we were from another planet because we were not wearing any of this. I think that leafy Nebraska jacket is cool–but it would have stuck out like a sore thumb that day! Maybe in a good way!

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