Public Pajamas

March 19, 2012
A politician in New Orleans is trying to ban people from wearing pajamas in public. "Today it's pajamas; next it will be underwear tomorrow," the politician makes a point. I know I do not want to see people in their underwear.
I do think that it is a huge jump from pajamas to underwear. Some people say that wearing pajamas in public is "like wearing a swimsuit to a business meeting." What happens when your extremely sick and must go to the doctor's office? Even if your not extremely sick, how does another's wearing pajamas affect you?
I think that this is all just a matter of opinion. Wear pajamas if you want, and if you do not then don't. Don't try to make everyone because it's not what you want.

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Me22895 This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Mar. 29, 2012 at 11:33 am
The topic you chose was insightful, and I personally found it interesting. However, your article was very short, almost curt, and you need to eleborate more. Good luck!
banjoboye said...
Mar. 26, 2012 at 9:24 pm


I think the politician is dumb, Caddo Parish Commissioner Michael Williams. In Louisiana, a Parish is the same as a County. He's on some kind of public decency crusade.  He hates low pants, especially when the wearer is disrespectfully revealing. That I can understand, but he's gone too far with the anti-PJ crusade.

Also, he is ~not~ from New Orleans.

He's from the back woods of north-west Louisiana, near the Texas-Louisiana-Arkansas border.  A rea... (more »)

AllofTheAbove replied...
Jun. 30, 2012 at 3:28 pm
Thanks for the update. After I posted this article(I hate to admit it but) I kind of forgot about it. I still proudly walk around in my completely decent pjs. I don't really care what he has to say. Thanks again
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