Thursday, 17 May 2018
Team USAâs 'Dumb And Dumberâ Gloves Are Now An Olympic Meme
Folks online thought there was something amusingly familiar about the gloves that Team USA athletes wore for FridayâsÂ Winter Olympics opening ceremony.
Namely, that the fringed, suede garments were strikingly similar to those donned by Jim Carreyâs character Lloyd Christmas in the hit 1994 movie âDumb and Dumber.â
Polo Ralph Lauren is the official outfit designer for the U.S. Olympic squad in Pyeongchang, South Korea.Â The gloves are retailing forÂ $995 online, but are currently listedÂ as out of stock.
David Lauren, chief innovation officer at the clothing company, previously hailed the teamâs look for celebrating âthe American spirit, with iconic pieces updated with modern details and technical fabrications.â
But for many people online, it was just a delightful reminder of Lloyd Christmas:
Source: https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/team-usa-winter-olympics-gloves_us_5a7ed194e4b0c6726e13b369 ... and provided by video-cutter-online.com