Certain items of clothing, in the real world, look ridiculous. Bow-Ties look fussy, old fashioned and slightly dorky, but not when worn by these guys. With these guys Bow-ties are awesome, Bowties Are Cool
. They may also run a high chance of being Adorkable
See also Real Men Wear Pink
Anime and Manga
Live Action Television
- Ranma from Ranma 1/2 would occasionally wear a rather nice pastel orange shirt combined with a little red bow-tie
- Abraham Lincoln.
- Chippendales. It's all they wear.
- Howard Phillips was famous for his bowtie during his tenure as president of the Nintendo Fun Club. It even figured into some of the Howard & Nester comics in Nintendo Power.
- Winston Churchill
- Pascal Ory, a French political scholar, frequently appears in public wearing a bow tie made of transparent plastic.