Joe Biden OMEGA Seamaster Diver Analyzed

Presidential hopeful Joe Biden went for a bike ride the other day, dispelling any doubts about the former VP’s ability to ride a bike. Meanwhile, questions surrounding the former Veep’s¬†mental acuity linger. But not about his choice of watch. His timepiece reveals that Biden is a man of wealth and taste. Here’s what Uncle Joe’s wearing and what is says about the man . . .

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New OMEGA Constellation 

The OMEGA Constellation started life in 1952 as the Swiss watchmaker’s flagship model. In the intervening 68 years, it evolved from an unimpeachably elegant gentleman’s timepiece to Cindy Crawford’s wrist porn. The descent from masterful minimalism to bling bauble began in 1968, when designer Carol Didisheim got her claws out…

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OMEGA Speedmaster Steel Caliber 321

“Most famously, [the Caliber 321] was used in a variety of space-bound models including those that went to the moon,” OMEGA’s website trumpets. “After extensive research and reconstruction in a dedicated workshop, the Calibre 321 has now been reborn in-line with its original specifications.” Behold! The new OMEGA Speedmaster Steel Caliber 321. Formerly . . .

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OMEGA Aqua Terra 41mm: Review

Rolex is OMEGA’s alpha. Rolex has more money, prestige and fame than its crosstown rival. The OMEGA Aqua Terra will never receive the kudos heaped on the similarly-priced, “entry level” Rolex Explorer or Oyster Perpetual. So what? There are lots of reasons to put the Aqua Terra at the top of your luxury sports watch shopping list. But first . . .

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New 007 OMEGA: Ugly?

I’ve just wrapped-up my review of the steel-on-steel OMEGA Aqua Terra 41. It’s a babe. The new OMEGA 007? Not so much. Not at all? Don’t ask the mainstream media. They’re too busy pimping the Emperor’s new timepiece, maintaining their supply of OMEGA ad bucks, demo models and junkets. So you can ask me. Yes. Yes the new Seamaster Diver 300M 007 Edition is ugly. Specifically, the bracelet . . .

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