“Men who love them say they’re comfortable and practical for summer. Detractors​ say they’ve been out of style for years, deriding them as bulky, uncool and just flat-out ugly.” The WSJ on the scourge of cargo shorts.

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+ Will Americans watch a TV show that just features people knitting? We’re about to find out as Netflix brings Slow TV to the states.