“It’s a voluntary thing,” said Brown, noting the jeans practice is not held every Friday. “If they want to do it, fine, because blue jeans is not our attire, and you have to have on a tag saying I’m wearing blue jeans because…But they want to wear blue jeans and not pay — is that what it is?”

You might see a bizarre office rule; certainly the highly specific jeans-tax breakdown is legitimately hilarious. I see a tax on the underdressed as a solution to the city budget deficit.