Poor ole' plaid gets a bad wrap, i.e. slutty schoolgirls, your grandmother's ridiculously overdone curtains, and who could forget, the Burberry-wearing prepsters. But, it's making a serious come back -- more urban cool and less Hot Topic-y.
the Canon T2i is a DSLR camera. Its first and foremost job is to take good photographs. However, it has an excellent video mode. It shoots 1080P and combined with the right lenses, it produces video that looks comparable to some of the best cameras in the $10,000 range.