Men’s Wearhouse Customer Doesn’t Like The Way He Looks, Files Lawsuit

by staff on January 18, 2009

Greg Brown at work, looking displeased with his new suit

Greg Brown at work, looking displeased with his new suit

“You’re going to like the way you look. I guarantee it” – is the famous slogan uttered by CEO George Zimmer at the end of every Men’s Wearhouse TV commercial.

One Men’s Wearhouse customer, 42-year-old Greg Brown, plans to use these words against the company in court, when he sues them for being dissatisfied with the way he looks in his suit.

Last week after making his purchase from the Mira Mesa store, Brown reportedly drove home, tried on his suit, stood in front of the mirror, then called his lawyer.

“The suit looked great in the store, but when I got home and tried it on in different lighting, without store’s background music, it just seemed a little less appealing…so I immediately decided to sue them,” said Brown.

This is a the first time a men’s suit turned into lawsuit since the 1984 trial of Jenkins vs. Macy’s.


Michelle January 18, 2009 at 3:28 pm

Yeah, the mirrors at those places make you look thinner.

Michelle January 18, 2009 at 3:29 pm

Are those bunnies?

Jaci March 22, 2009 at 6:57 pm

This is the most rIdiculous thing I have ever heard! I am going to sue every clothing store I have ever bought clothes from because they make me look fat! GET A LIFE!

FARTMAN March 30, 2009 at 3:26 pm

I guarantee it, or my name isn’t Karl Strauss

Sharky April 6, 2009 at 2:06 pm

You should have left the price tags on the suit & all of the ladies would be flocking to you like flies on sh*t!

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