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  • An occupation of Wall Street to monumentalize the already very imposing (at 6'8) Paul Volcker, and to adopt the tax suggestions of one of Wall Street's most ruthless and accomplished sharks, good old Uncle Warren in his viyella shirt and corduroy trousers, (who paid less than $7 million on income of $63 million last year), is a piquant confession of the innocence of the occupiers once they get south of Canal Street.

    Conrad Black: My Manifesto For the Occupy Movement

  • The fabric is some kind of flannel, possibly viyella.

    Archive 2009-02-01

  • Viyella sells womenswear made with a variety of fabris today and no longer uses the viyella fabric trademarked over a century ago.


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