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Tough looks 

In addition to his signature car, a classic gumshoe needs to have his own fashion signature. Columbo had the rumpled raincoat; Bogart had the fedora; Kojak had the bald head; Starsky and Hutch had tight pants and leather jackets — but only Magnum P.I. had the Hawaiian shirt and the Detroit Tigers baseball cap. At www.shushans.com, you can find the exact brand (Paradise Found, $52) of shirt worn by Tom Selleck during his stint as the mustachioed sex symbol whose beat was the dangerous hoods of Hawaii in the 1980s. Locally — at the Detroit Athletic Co., 1740-44 Michigan Ave. (a block from Tiger Stadium) — you can complete the Magnum ensemble with an official cap with the Olde English “D” for $23.99.

Playin' a hunch
Wise guys
Follow that car
Nothin' like a dame

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