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What Not to Wear: The Deadliest Hats, Scarves, and Skirts in History

The following is a public service announcement from author Jennifer Wright: If you wrap a piece of fabric around your neck—whether it's a fabulous scarf, a dashing cravat, or a dapper necktie—you just might be tying your own noose. Why would she say such a thing? W…

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