Wall Street Journal Archive

Cargo shorts are ridiculous. But debating them brings a vital bit of joy | Zach Stafford

I used to love cargo shorts. I had them in camouflage, army green and even a light khaki, all from Abercrombie & Fitch. I would even wear corresponding polos with my collar popped to the sky, and maybe some obnoxious bracelets or a trucker hat. I would stuff my cellphone, which back then was still exciting and new, in the right over-sized pocket, and my …