Paisley is from Kashmir, the iconic red design was brought to Scotland from Turkey in 1758, George Washington owned one of the first modern bandanas, and women entering the workforce in WWII popularized them. heddels.com/2017/05/the-h…
Today I learned about The Man in the Red Bandana, Welles Crowther, an equities trader who is credited with saving as many as 18 people in the south tower on 9/11 before losing his own life in the collapse. Every year his Alma Mater Boston College honors him during a football game by wearing red bandanas. en.wikipedia.org/w/index.…
Today I learned about Welles Crowther, β€œthe man with the red bandana” who dreamed of being a full time firefighter and died saving 18 people on 9/11/01 wikipedia.org/wiki/Welles…
Michael Morton spent 25 years of a life sentence in prison for the murder of his wife. Finally after years of fighting for the rights to a DNA test on a bloody bandana found at the scene, he was exonerated by DNA evidence linking a known felon to the murder. cnn.com/2013/12/04/justic…
Today I learned of the handkerchief code which was common among homosexual males seeking casual sex and for BDSM during the 1970s. The color of the bandana and which pocket it's displayed in indicates what type of sex you're seeking. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Han…
Bruce Springsteen and Steve Van Zandt got thrown out of Disneyland in 1984 because their bandanas were considered "gang wear" khitschicago.cbslocal.com…
Today I learned of Welles Crowther, an equities trader who saved a dozen lives on 9/11 by escorting people down stairs to firefighters, and then kept going up and down until the tower collapsed. He wore a red bandana, one he had kept on him since his childhood, to shield his mouth from the dust and smoke. m.mic.com/articles/98642/…
The term 'redneck' originated in Appalachia, referring to unionized miners who, protesting dangerous conditions, tied red bandanas around their necks in solidarity en.wikipedia.org/wiki/App…
In the handkerchief code of gay leather subculture, a fuchsia bandana represents the fetish of spanking. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fuc…
Welles Crowther, saved up to 12 lives in the 9-11 attacks. Definition of a hero. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wel…
In the 70's it was popular to place a bandanna in your back pocket to indicate your preferred sexual fetish or sexual orientation. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Han…
The color "teal" is named after the common teal duck en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tea…
Bananas are naturally slightly radioactive. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ban…

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