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Join Date: Jul 2009
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Does anyone have high hopes for these USB sunglasses?
Has everyone been seeing for the last several weeks all the stories coming out about Calvin Klein's new USB sunglasses?$19274905.html

Anyone think they'll catch on?

Brando is apparently making them too now.

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Er.... just my personal opinion, but I don't see why they would. The Brando version, personally I think has no aesthetic value, the drive isn't even hidden. The CK ones look like any other sunglasses with wide temples, but I don't see the need for the flash drive. Personally I've never found myself at a loss for where to put a flash drive. Or all panicky and then thought "oh, if only my sunglasses had a USB flash drive concealed in them I'd have everything I need." So I don't see a reason why they would catch one, but you never know...

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i'm sure there's a thread for *useless-designer-items* somewhere

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i think maybe eyeglasses or a watch is better since you use them all the time, but sunglasses not really.. you'd have to always remember to carry them, like on a rainy day. i've never lost my USB disks (i have a few.. ) but i am always scared of losing them haha

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I'm doubting this one will last. I'm just trying to think of a time when I would possibly need to be wearing sunglasses and transferring files from a USB at the same time. USBs are small enough that it's not like they're a pain to carry around. I think it's kind of gimmicky, but who knows?

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They're mens sunglasses anyway - not that women can't wear them, but basically it's not aimed at us women so maybe it could be an interesting gimmicky gadget things you buy for a guy this Christmas?

I wouldn't want one any time soon. Give me a Swarovski crystal USB if you were to give me something fancy...

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not my cup of tea...

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not appealing not useful..i mean yes usbs are useful but why would i want to carry my usb in my sunglasses when i can just carry it in my purse..maybe 007 would like it who knows

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