Welcome to Fashion Scavenger Hunt, a column to help you track down your favorite products — clothes, makeup, shoes, whatever — that have been discontinued or otherwise lost in the passage of time and quickie fashion trends. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to submit your own "wanted" ads.
Today's date is a monumental one for members of the 5,000 weirdo strong Corduroy Appreciation Club. After all, 11/11/11 is the date that most resembles their beloved fabric.
We're glad that the three climbers rescued on Mt. Hood yesterday came out of their ordeal alive and relatively unhurt, despite their questionable decision to 1) go up the mountain in the first place and 2) bring their Labrador-mix, Velvet, with them.