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What to wear when you're a 6'2" man who's 163 pounds with 6% body fat and you can't appear too wealthy or too cut (even though you have a chiseled, Adonis-like frame) because you're trying to woo a country that's enamored with the idea that their politicians are regular folk? That's a tough one, but Paul Ryan has found a solution: baggy shirts, ill fitting pants, and lots and lots of fabric overhang. See all the bunching and weirdness over on Buzzfeed and instead of sending letters of support/rage-filled dissatisfaction, consider sending him names of decent tailors. [Buzzfeed]