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People rioting over new Air Jordans - really

Discussion in 'Sports and News' started by WolvEagle, Dec 23, 2011.

  1. WolvEagle

    WolvEagle Well-Known Member

  2. WolvEagle

    WolvEagle Well-Known Member

    And this: http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/45777268/ns/us_news-life/t/police-pepper-spray-shoppers-nike-shoe-release-prompts-nationwide-mall-chaos
  3. LongTimeListener

    LongTimeListener Well-Known Member

    You'll never see people rioting over Air LeBrons, the loser.
  4. FileNotFound

    FileNotFound Well-Known Member

    So. Fucking. Ridiculous.
  5. Batman

    Batman Well-Known Member

    They'll riot an hour before the store opens, then disappear when they unlock the doors.
  6. rmanfredi

    rmanfredi Active Member

    80s nostalgia strikes again. I wonder if Tiffany was playing at any of those malls.
  7. FileNotFound

    FileNotFound Well-Known Member

    I had a pair of the *original* Air Jordans in '86. Apparently I should have kept them: http://compare.ebay.com/like/170658545472?var=lv&ltyp=AllFixedPriceItemTypes&var=sbar
  8. NoOneLikesUs

    NoOneLikesUs Active Member





    Michael Jordan shoes in 2011? Really? REALLY?
  9. LongTimeListener

    LongTimeListener Well-Known Member

    It is kind of funny that the NBA's current marketing frenzy involves the man who was by far the most anti-player figure of the entire labor mess.
  10. Mizzougrad96

    Mizzougrad96 Active Member

    If you go that apeshit over basketball shoes, you deserve what you get.
  11. Baron Scicluna

    Baron Scicluna Well-Known Member

    Same here. My mom got them for me for the first day of junior high. I felt so cool walking in them for the first day of class.

    And then ... junior high and high school were all downhill from there.
  12. qtlaw

    qtlaw Well-Known Member

    Really sad how there is such a pent up demand for this item. I love sneakers but to desire to be the 1st to have them? Really?
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