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Lorna Garey
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5/2/2014 | 2:59:09 PM
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I'm not sure most men can pull off the utility belt look. Sure, Batman, with his sculpted abs, works the belt flawlessly. But can you see a Red Hook hipster with a clunky Batman belt over his Normcore getup or skinny jeans? Or even your typical suburban dad whose six-pack abs are really more like a 12-pack? 

I dunno, I think there's an opportunity here for the right bag designer.
Gary_EL
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5/2/2014 | 2:26:51 PM
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Yes, this business with smartphones and tablets call for a major change in men's accessories, especially considering that may of us also need reading glasses to read our tablets, smartphones, or whatever. Perhaps a utility belt like Batman sports?
Joe Stanganelli
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5/2/2014 | 1:35:24 PM
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Yes, I've had to resort to many a shoulder-bag in my day -- especially when covering tech conferences to tote around my stuff while collecting data sheets, business cards, and swag.
Lorna Garey
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5/2/2014 | 1:21:22 PM
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The phablet trend makes clear that there is a huge market need for murses -- yes, man purses. After all, these things won't fit in a pocket, and not everyone has a female willing to carry your device. 
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