Re: About Rascals:
Rewatch the episode. Their clothes don't shrink. It's only after a cut that they are wearing fitting uniforms.
Bashir: »Out of all the stories you told me, which ones were true and which ones weren't?«
Garak: »My dear doctor, they're all true.«
Bashir: »Even the lies?«
Garak: »Especially the lies.«