The “bow tie” is the mustache of ties. So of course, they’re awesome. I mean, if it’s cool enough for James Bond, it’s cool enough for me. But the problem is, is that no body wears them. In fact according to a Wall Street Journal article, only 5% of men in the United States wear them regularly. And, on top of no body wearing bow ties, no one knows how to tie them… or do they…?
Check out this instructional video on Bill Nye attempting to teaching the “Nerdist,” Chris Hardwick, how to tie a bow tie. Be warned that awesome made up tie related adjectives are included in this video… at no extra charge.