May 11 2012

"The Wealthiest 1% of the Population Owns 99% of the World's Red Trousers."

From Left: Michelle Obama on the set of iCarly, Justin Bieber, Kate Bosworth, and the boy band One Direction

A year after the Times declared the trend had reached "critical mass," from the First Lady to One Direction to virtually every 11-year-old boy you see on the street, the world has turned tomato red, at least from the waist down. Not going to say The Standard "owns red" or anything, but as an organization that promotes the bright and the bold, we thought we should acknowledge this if only as an excuse to link to this amazing English novelty blog, Look At My Fucking Red Trousers.