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A Colombian necktie (Spanish: corbata colombiana or corte corbata) was a form of post-mortem mutilation consisting of a deep incision under the victim's chin, through which the tongue is pulled out and left hanging down in grisly resemblance to a necktie.

Thom Browne. Plaid Wool Tie. American label Thom Browne often uses variants of the same colour in one look, placing emphasis on fabrics and patterns. Wear this plaid wool tie with a grey suit and white shirt to highlight its dashing design.

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Colombian Necktie - This method of execution is one of the goriest. The victim's throat is slashed, often with a knife but really any sharp object would do, and then their tongue is pulled out through the open wound. During La Violencia, a Colombian period of history fraught with killing, this was the most common form of execution. It is used mainly to intimidate others who encounter the body after the fact.

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