Favorite Brands?

Anyone have favorite brands?ย 
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Some of mine are:

-Oakley optics
-Starbucks Breakfast Blend
-La Croix (Lime, Grapefruit, Orange)
-Trek Bicycles
-Silk Dark Chocolate Almond Milk
-Kitchen Basics Beef Bone Broth
-Gatorade, Gatorade Endurance
-Clif Gel Expresso 100mg Gels
-Goldfish
-Triscuits
-Horizon Whole Milk (Vitamin D) Pasture Raised Organic
-Oreos
-Kessler Snowboards
-Chipotle
-Lenovo laptops
-Plantronics backbeat FIT headphones
-Skullcandy oversized headphones
-Apple iPhones
-Wilson Hammer Tennis Racquets
-Billabong boardshorts
-Hurley boardshorts
-Pearl Izumi cycling shoes
-Daily Harvest smoothies
-Amazon for everything
-Nike running shoes (Zoom Fly 2, 3, Next%, 4%)
-Under Armour black socks
-Redwood Hill Goat Milk Kefir
-Chobani Greek Yogurt

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Sep 1, 2020 - 9:54pm
I'm actually a squirrel, what's your opinion? Comment below:
  • Mountain bike from Trek
  • Sunglasses from Oakley
  • Beanie from AmazonBasics
  • Bathroom mirror from Kohlerย 
  • Apple iPhoneย 
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Sep 1, 2020 - 10:00pm
Isaiah_53_5 ๐Ÿ’Ž๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿ’Ž๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿ’Ž, what's your opinion? Comment below:

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"If you always put limits on everything you do, physical or anything else, it will spread into your work and into your life. There are no limits. There are only plateaus, and you must not stay there, you must go beyond them." - Bruce Lee

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Sep 1, 2020 - 10:01pm
Isaiah_53_5 ๐Ÿ’Ž๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿ’Ž๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿ’Ž, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Cool! I have a Trek Mountain bike too.ย 

"If you always put limits on everything you do, physical or anything else, it will spread into your work and into your life. There are no limits. There are only plateaus, and you must not stay there, you must go beyond them." - Bruce Lee

Sep 6, 2020 - 8:57am
Pierogi Equities, what's your opinion? Comment below:

I got a very old Trek frame (road bike) that I'm thinking of upgrading but don't have any experience upgrading bikes, what are some things I should look out for?

Quant (หˆkwรคnt) n: An expert, someone who knows more and more about less and less until they know everything about nothing.

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Sep 1, 2020 - 10:29pm
Standclear1, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Jack Daniels / Clase Azul / Polo Ralph Lauren / Carhartt / Allen Edmonds / Nike/ The North Face / Levi's/ Lacoste / San Pellegrino

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Sep 6, 2020 - 2:22pm
Standclear1, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Old Bay Krispy Kreme Five Guys LLBean Field and Stream Bass Pro Shops/ Cabela's Tropicana Omega Reese's Oreos A1 Steak Sauce BMW Land Rover Toyota Tacoma's Silverado trucks Redwings

Sep 6, 2020 - 3:46pm
Isaiah_53_5 ๐Ÿ’Ž๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿ’Ž๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿ’Ž, what's your opinion? Comment below:

5 guys is pretty good

"If you always put limits on everything you do, physical or anything else, it will spread into your work and into your life. There are no limits. There are only plateaus, and you must not stay there, you must go beyond them." - Bruce Lee

Sep 1, 2020 - 11:05pm
Isaiah_53_5 ๐Ÿ’Ž๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿ’Ž๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿ’Ž, what's your opinion? Comment below:

ah yes - these are classic hipster attire

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"If you always put limits on everything you do, physical or anything else, it will spread into your work and into your life. There are no limits. There are only plateaus, and you must not stay there, you must go beyond them." - Bruce Lee

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Sep 6, 2020 - 12:30pm
Auto, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Yup.

Hipster playing dress-up as hillbilly pig farmer.

Sep 6, 2020 - 3:46pm
Isaiah_53_5 ๐Ÿ’Ž๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿ’Ž๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿ’Ž, what's your opinion? Comment below:

yeahhh Shake Shack

I've been to locations in NYC and LA - both were good.ย 

"If you always put limits on everything you do, physical or anything else, it will spread into your work and into your life. There are no limits. There are only plateaus, and you must not stay there, you must go beyond them." - Bruce Lee

Sep 6, 2020 - 12:45am
BBCinIB, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Nike Prestos (cushy running shoes) Ralph Lauren "Rossa Luna" Land's End (triple A never DD) Canada Goose (Amateur Skier) Under Armour (favorite work-out attire) Apple (love music) Spotify (love a good playlist) Sony (PS5... pending) Patek (Nautilus) United (best domestic airline) Joe Weider (good workout equipment) Glock (best pistols) Suzuki (Gxsr) Nissan (GTR)
Girl (favorite skateboards)

Sep 6, 2020 - 12:34pm
Auto, what's your opinion? Comment below:

The Nike Prestos make you look like middle school math teacher.

Sep 6, 2020 - 1:13am
jackdonaghy26, what's your opinion? Comment below:

About to start FT gig and on a budget so some cheaper stuff but...

  • Uniqlo (casual wear)
  • Arc'teryx (Winter gear that isn't cliche)
  • SuitSupply (self explanatory)
  • Charles Tyrwhitt (dress shirts & semi formal wear)
  • Barbour (jackets)
  • Nike (running shoes)
  • Under Armour (workout clothes)
  • Converse (all white shoes)
  • Black Sheep (coffee)
  • Pepperidge Farms (milano cookies are addictive)
  • Microsoft Surface (laptops)
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Sep 6, 2020 - 2:53am
LeoSteel77, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Audemars Piguet Royal Oakย 

Rolex Batmanย 

Suit Supplyย 

Tom's Place for sport coats (local Canadian suit shop)ย 

Tide to goย 

Nordstrom Men's Line non-iron, point collar dress shirts

Hermes/Ferragamo animal print ties / Hugo Boss for non-fun tiesย 

Burberry/Christian Dior trench coats

Tom's Place - thick 100% wool overcoats that fallย below the knee in length (Canada is cold)

Canada Goose parkasย 

Macbook Pro laptops with retina display (personal use)ย 

Lenovo laptops (business use)ย 

Barbour diamond quilted vests

Allen Edmond shoes - cap toes polished to a mirror shine

Gucci horsebit loafersย 

Gucci Aces

Alexander Mcqueen spray paint sneakers

Fendi sneakersย 

Christian Louboutin Strass sneakers in dark coloursย 

Saint Laurent/Amiri/Givenchy artsyย jackets

Nike running shoesย 

Apple iPhone + Airpods (but fuck an apple "watch")

Spotifyย 

Google Chrome

OneNoteย 

Polo Ralph Laurenย 

Sperry Topsiders

Birkenstocks Arizonas

Burrito Boyz (Canada)

Poutine from Costco/Popeyes/KFCย (Canada)

The Keg Steakhouseย 

Duke of ___ (Canadian restaurant chain)ย 

Moosehead beer

Creemore beerย 

Alexander Keith's beer

Stoli/Tito's vodka

1942 tequila

Tanqueray gin

Maker's Mark / Johnnieย Walker Black whiskey

Henessy Cognac

Sailor Jerry rum

Dom champagne

Freixenet / LaMarca prosecco

Starbucksย nitro cold brew

Manna insulatedย water bottlesย 

Ritz cheese crackersย 

Maynards sour cherry blasters

Godiva dark chocolate with sea saltย ย 

Five guys burgersย 

Smoke's Poutinerie

Murray's pomade

Cerave skincare

Cartier sunglasses

Amiri hats

DSquared hats/jeans

Balmain jeans

LV District messenger bag in Damier Graphite if wearing black shoes

Locally tannedย full grain messenger bag (which has patinaed beautifully over time)ย if wearing brown shoesย 

Goyard cardholder/passport holder

Tumi suitcases

Sep 6, 2020 - 9:01am
Pierogi Equities, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Is this the Canadian hardo lifestyle

Quant (หˆkwรคnt) n: An expert, someone who knows more and more about less and less until they know everything about nothing.

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Sep 6, 2020 - 12:47pm
mmmmmmmbhuuh, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Brooks (Running shoes)

Under Armour (Workout gear)

Brooks Brothers (just about everything)

Sperry (Self explanatory)

Massimo Dutti (Best bang for buckย on leather jackets)

Uniqlo (Best bang for buckย on t-shirts, sweatpants, underwear, sweaters, and fleeces)

Red Wing (top notch boots - buy once wear forever)

Sep 6, 2020 - 1:30pm
Number Crunching Warrior, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Oliver Peoples (sunglasses / eyeglasses)

J Crew (cheap tees that can be replaced easily when worn out)

Bonobos (jeans, shorts, going out shirts, boxer briefs)

Adidas (workout shoes casual running sneakers)

Allen Edmonds

Lululemon

Gucci (card case wallet)

Rolex

Apple

BMW

Cessna

Montblanc

Away Travel (luggage)

Suit Supply


Anyone have recs for nice backpacks?

โ€œIf you ainโ€™t first, youโ€™re last!โ€ - GOAT
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Sep 6, 2020 - 3:22pm
Isaiah_53_5 ๐Ÿ’Ž๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿ’Ž๐Ÿ™Œ๐Ÿ’Ž, what's your opinion? Comment below:
Number Crunching Warrior

Anyone have recs for nice backpacks?

I like DaKine backpacks.

https://www.dakine.com/collections/backpacks

"If you always put limits on everything you do, physical or anything else, it will spread into your work and into your life. There are no limits. There are only plateaus, and you must not stay there, you must go beyond them." - Bruce Lee

Sep 8, 2020 - 7:21am
financeabc, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Kashi

Banana Republic

Lexus

Apple

Nike

Chobani

Blue Diamond

Google

American Crew

Northface

Sep 8, 2020 - 9:54am
Whatever1984, what's your opinion? Comment below:
  • Vintage Seltzer. It's the OG and beats LaCroix by a mile. For under a buck a liter it's a screaming deal. Go for club soda or diet tonic for mixing, or lemon-lime for drinking on its own
  • Essential Phones (RIP) great hardware, no bloat and they typically had updates out within a day of Google
  • Cannondale and Pinarello bicycles
  • Ducati Motorcycles, particularly the older ones. The Good Doctor cannot be wrong
  • I'm going to throw something I don't think anybodyย knows here as well: Dizengoff Hummus in Philly. A restaurant that just serves the star dish from the #1 restaurant in town (Zahav) Quick and easy if you are grabbing dinner, although the lunch lines can get brutal, and all for under 15 bucks
The only difference between Asset Management and Investment Research is assets. I generally see somebody I know on TV on Bloomberg/CNBC etc. once or twice a week. This sounds cool, until I remind myself that I see somebody I know on ESPN five days a week.
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Sep 8, 2020 - 1:05pm

Barbour Filson Jaguar Lexus Loro Piana George Cleverley Carmina Pini Parma Vacheron Constantin Ermenegildo Zegna Charvet Alan Flusser Ferragamo Golden Goose Thomas Pink JLC Peter Millar

Sep 8, 2020 - 1:42pm
BrohanSantana, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Macallan

Persol

Rolex

Ducati

Nike (running shoes)

Under Armour (workout apparel)

Hayabusa

Garmin

Allen Edmonds

Isopure

Sennheiser

Suit Supply

Osprey (or most things at REI)

Cannondale

Bell's Brewery

Sep 10, 2020 - 1:18pm
Kawhi Anthony Leonard, what's your opinion? Comment below:

Haribo candy

Asics running shoes

New Balance Kawhi Leonard gear

Bose speakers and headphones

La Colombe cold brew

Wrigley's 5 gum

Upstate Farms Intense flavored milk

Iโ€™m a fun guy. Obviously I love the game of basketball. I mean thereโ€™s more questions you have to ask me in order for me to tell you about myself. I'm not just gonna give you a whole spill... I mean, I don't even know where you're sitting at

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Sep 11, 2020 - 6:43pm
Whatever1984, what's your opinion? Comment below:
Kawhi Anthony Leonard

Haribo candy

...

La Colombe cold brew

...

Dude, the sugar free gummi bears might change your mind on the first one. (Or enhance it immensely if just given to disliked coworkers)

Not a fan of La Columbe either. however they make it the coffee ends up significantly less acidic than most iced coffees. call me odd, but I like the acidity.

The only difference between Asset Management and Investment Research is assets. I generally see somebody I know on TV on Bloomberg/CNBC etc. once or twice a week. This sounds cool, until I remind myself that I see somebody I know on ESPN five days a week.
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Sep 11, 2020 - 5:48pm

Patagonia

Rolex - Date Just, Daytona, Submarinerย 

Omega - seamaster/speedmaster

IWCย 

Sperrys boat shoes / Loewes/ Quoddyย 

Allen Edmonds - Park Ave

Gucci - Horsebit/ Aces

Timberland - Classy bootsย 

Nike kill shots

Adidas stan smiths

APPLE

TESLA

Sep 11, 2020 - 7:34pm
Lechef, what's your opinion? Comment below:

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