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Admin10.08.2021

Why Are We Still Calling White Tank Tops

I am talking about the US.
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Admin15.07.2021

Yahoo is now a part of Verizon Media

The problem is, even with the ironic usage, this kind of language gives in to gross overly-general stereotypes.
Admin11.07.2021

Sleeveless shirt

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Admin31.07.2021

The Story Behind the Wife Beater Tank Top

That year, in Detroit, a man named James Hartford Jr.
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Admin02.09.2021

The Story Behind the Wife Beater Tank Top

I never got good enough to "hop".
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Admin23.07.2021

The Story Behind the Wife Beater Tank Top

The term wifebeater reportedly became synonymous for an undershirt after a 1947 criminal case when a Detroit man was arrested for beating his wife to death.
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Admin20.07.2021

Urban Dictionary: wife beater

Women who wear "Daisy Dukes".
Admin22.07.2021

What is the origin of the term beater

In my day you'd have "mild" which was around 1.
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Admin13.06.2021

Urban Dictionary: wife beater

One usually has large armholes and neck holes and a neckline that can reach down as far as the bottom of the chest.
Admin11.06.2021

The History of the Muscleshirt (a.k.a. “The Wife

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Admin19.06.2021

Why are tanks for men called (smell, scent)

It's true, a poorer and or less educated person is much less likely to be into craft beer.
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Admin10.06.2021

Yahoo is now a part of Verizon Media

I think it comes from as to why it is labeled a "wife beater", because numerous times police respond to domestic violence, it seems many men were wearing one, so the term just generated from that.