Courtesy of CNN, copied right from the screen:
Dress in loose layersThat’s television as a PowerPoint slide, a slide that whose last eight words seem suitable for an audience five or six or seven years old. And on MSNBC yesterday, a reporter standing in the cold advised viewers to Be Prepared. Which meant — I’m not making it up — a coat, a hat, and gloves or mittens.
Wear a hat
Cover most of your body
Fresca’s blog today shows shows many cold-weather battlers wearing plaid. I find in these photographs strong support for my belief that plaid really is warmer. My revised CNN slide:
Dress in loose layers of plaidOr better yet, stay inside if you can, also in plaid.
Wear a hat of plaid
Cover most of your body in plaid
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