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This was sent in by Jane Hinkley and it's from my haute couture series.

Sunny Italy; the land of our ancestors, fabulous food, amazing art, and crazy drivers. While many Italian cities claim to have the best cuisine, or the best impressive art collections, they all come in a distant second to Naples when it comes to the craziest drivers. In fact, Neapolitan drivers might just be the craziest drivers in the world. And they adhere to a simple creed. It's this: I'm the only driver on the road, and mine is the only car.

Now in addition to being the craziest of drivers, Neapolitan men are without a doubt, also slaves to fashion. So when a certain law was enacted a few years ago in Italy, it led to an unusual and unique fashion creation. Are you ready for this? Neapolitan men began wearing white shirts with a diagonal black stripe. So the question is, what was the law that led to this odd style in men's attire?

Think you know? Drop Ray a note!

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