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Ohio Governor Trolls Michigan, Issues Resolution Against Pleated Khakis

One of the biggest rivalries in all of sports will take place this weekend in Ann Arbor, as Michigan plays host to Ohio State. This game means a lot to both fan bases, and the festivities have already begun. 

Friday morning, it was once again Ohio Gov. John Kasich's turn to get in on the fun. In 2013, he issued a resolution proclaiming the Ohio State-Michigan game day as 'Scarlett Letter Day,' urging Ohioans to avoid using the letter "M." But the 2016 presidential candidate took things a step further this year. 

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With Michigan's Jim Harbaugh making his head coaching debut as part of the historic rivalry, Kasich set his sights on Harbaugh's wardrobe - his lovable khakis, to be exact. Not only does the governor urge Ohioans to avoid using the letter "M" on the day of the big game, but now he urges them to "avoid wearing pleated khakis on this day and all days."

">@JohnKasich issues resolution for the 3rd annual Scarlet Letter Saturday. Beat ichigan! #SayNoToKhakispic.twitter.com/QQZDYkd8ZV

— Gov Kasich Comm Dept (@OHPressSec)

Gov. @JohnKasich issues resolution for the 3rd annual Scarlet Letter Saturday. Beat ❌ichigan! #SayNoToKhakispic.twitter.com/QQZDYkd8ZV

— Gov Kasich Comm Dept (@OHPressSec) November 27, 2015

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If you weren't previously aware how much this game meant to the states of Michigan and Ohio, now you know.