Abercrombie & Fitch name to grace Ohio State’s ER 

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  • Pedestrians are reflected in the window of an Abercrombie and Fitch store on May 24, 2013 in San Francisco, California.

And now, from the You Can’t Make This Stuff Up Department, clothing retailer Abercrombie & Fitch will have its name added to the ER at Ohio State University’s medical center.

The Abercrombie & Fitch Emergency Department will be in honor of the Columbus-based company’s $10 million donation, as well as the already created Abercrombie & Fitch Chair in Inflammatory Bowel Disease faculty position, according to the Columbus Dispatch.

The company’s CEO, Mike Jeffries, infamously told Salon that the brand basically had a “no fat chicks” rule and prided itself in being “exclusionary,” but apparently being associated with explosive diarrhea is trés chic.

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