Originally Posted By jdub How about wearing Speedos in public? Today's Big News is "The Underpants Run," a pre-Iron Man event in Hawaii. Here's part of the article from <a href="http://www.firstcoastnews.com/news/strange/news-article.aspx?storyid=45714" target="_blank">http://www.firstcoastnews.com/ news/strange/news-article.aspx?storyid=45714</a> >>"It was a reaction to the abhorrent and unbelievable practice of wearing Speedos around town, in the post office, the grocery store, even restaurants," Huddle said. "It's just a clash of the cultures, between the more conservative Americans and the whole European and Mediterranean resort vacation thing." After taking a pledge not to wear racing Speedos for anything other than swimming, the runners took off to Kailua Pier for a quick round of calisthenics and then continued along Alii Drive. As the runners went through their warm-ups at the pier, several Speedo-clad triathletes looked on, fully aware that their attire was the butt of the day's joke. "We just got out of the water from our swim and haven't had time to change yet," Oliver Gallob of Germany said in his own defense.>>> Two words: Icky-Poo!