But all this drama around young brown kids, baggy clothes and crime goes back much further than hip-hop and street gangs. It soon became a fashion statement in hip-hop culture as men started wearing everything baggier. Men do it to show they want to have sex with other men. I wondered if sagging was likely to ever make that same transition into ordinariness. The violence went on for more than four days. Ford, an Indiana University historian who researches fashion. It was later adopted by prisons because inmates were prohibited from wearing belts to prevent suicide.
Leanna. Age: 27.
The biggest tell, he said, was their sagging pants.
Lyla. Age: 29.
See, that’s what the app is perfect for.
How am I supposed to know if you have a nice butt?? In the s, black and Mexican-American men in California began rocking big, oversize suit jackets, and pants that tapered down at their ankles: zoot suits. Afros used to scandalize white folks and older black people alike.