Less beef salads and more flower bringing.
@mikesonbrowny Only god knows and I don't mean that figuratively. I mean it literally.
34 minutes ago on Supreme x Nike Air Force 1 High – Release Date
@seequence @FutureTomorrow_ Sorry my dude. I'm older and tend to be way too cynical and pointed at times. I've also never camped for shoes, which was unheard of when I was coming up.
If you read the article again it specifically says where these are going to be released and since you live in Canada the online option would be what you want to shoot for. Hope that helps.
1 hour, 48 minutes ago on Supreme x Nike Air Force 1 High – Release Date
@Luke77 You ain't lying. Didn't the customizers who were dropping Supreme on kicks stop because there was too much demand? Problem with these last few generations is there's no Mr. T to pity these fools.
2 hours, 34 minutes ago on Supreme x Nike Air Force 1 High – Release Date
@seequence @SneakerNews The short answer is definitely not.
2 hours, 40 minutes ago on Supreme x Nike Air Force 1 High – Release Date
@seequence @SneakerNews My dude....have you ever known a Supreme collab or clothing to release at a FL or Champs? C'mon broski.
@seequence LMFAO...dude are you being serious right now or funny cause you did make me LOL.
2 hours, 41 minutes ago on Supreme x Nike Air Force 1 High – Release Date
@inTheNameofQuen Couldn't have said it better myself.
6 hours, 5 minutes ago on Twitter Conversations: Could LeBron Eventually Outsell Jordan?
Their website can't handle a launch of more than 4-5 new "hyped" releases in one weekend so god forbid they should ever be in a position to not distribute and force customers to solely purchase from a Nike ecosystem. Maybe I misunderstood the question but there are other aspects of that which seem like it would be a foolish move for such a brand so large. Now some smaller brands are clearly having success in that regard but it's none of the major shoe companies.
I don't know why I would be worried if Nike bought Reebok but I just would be. Maybe because I'm not a Nike loyalist and collect Instapump Fury's and wear other Reebok's as well. At the end of the day they probably would end up helping the brand more than hurting it but that's yet to be seen and they would have to buy Reebok first to elaborate more on that thought.
5 hours, 30 minutes ago on Nike CEO Mark Parker on Buying Reebok, Sneaker Reselling, Apple, and More
@JasonJFiendAntokal Actually look in your closet. Isn't something missing?
1 day, 1 hour ago on Upper Deck Exquisite Basketball to Feature OG Game-Worn Air Jordans
@DayzIngton Those are releasing in 2018.
1 day, 6 hours ago on Upper Deck Exquisite Basketball to Feature OG Game-Worn Air Jordans
Coldest EQT's I've seen in a minute!
1 day, 7 hours ago on Packer Shoes x adidas Originals EQT Support ’93 “SL80″
@Foots230 I've thought about the subscription model for Nike and others and it's really simple. Some stores due it to a degree but I think more can be done. Way more.
Imagine if the subscription model had different tiers? Now also imagine that Nike had a way through closer monitoring of social media, accounts and sales data to view and reward who was actually buying the shoes because they loved the brand and who were str8 up resellers? Maybe a bit too big brotherish? Not sure but what is and isn't these days and definitely don't want to make this a convo or comment about privacy and rights.
Now further imagine if how your were tiered up in the subscription, how much money you had previously spent with Nike and other variables Nike released private links to say X amount of individuals ever hour or two? The links could be so unique that even if others got wind of it it would do them little good as they wouldn't be able to figure out the link structure in time and even if they did a. their name wouldn't match the list of who was supposed to buy during that hour b. the improved verification might come in the form of a "unique" email code so they would also fail at this level because the code would be randomly generated using a combined email, real name etc structure that it would almost be impossible to duplicate.
Bottom line is I agree with your comment and where your thought is headed. People moan about how BAIT releases their kicks but they kinda got it right. At least for many of their releases or re-releases. Can it be better? Sure. Definitely it can.
3 days, 17 hours ago on Twitter Conversations: Are Nikestore Restocks Pointless?
@aquarilized @SneakerNews I'm not sure which ACG's you're referring to but I destroyed a pair of brand new ACG boots in 2011 wading about half a mile across 4ft deep snow thinking the "boots" were waterproof. What a joke. Thank god i didn't get pneumonia or frostbite.
5 days, 17 hours ago on A Look Back At The Sneakerboot Boom
@Criplize "One last note that I'd like to see Nike start doing is offering better insoles, or at least not glue them in." - I couldn't agree more but have you ever owned any Kobe 8's or 9's? Your thoughts on the insoles? I've personally always thought Nike should offer insoles of that caliber as a standard in each shoe. Now whether they want to take that beyond for their signature shoes and specific lines(I think they should) is clearly their choice but having worked on client brands that sell insoles like ProFoot and looked at competitive sets for Dr. Scholls it's those same poor insoles that make these companies very lucrative businesses.
5 days, 18 hours ago on Twitter Conversations: Are Nikestore Restocks Pointless?
@kcookrocks You're actually 100% correct and I took your initial point in another direction it wasn't intended since it had nothing to do with the actual shoes. They were more available for me as a kid because the culture definitely was NOT what it is today.
Back then I knew 3 guys that collected almost every Nike of worth that released. Today I know 100's. Good point and I stand corrected. Thanks.
1 week ago on Twitter Conversations: Are Nikestore Restocks Pointless?
@theluke1000 @SneakerNews I would actually believe that. I've bought shoes in amounts where I depleted the stock of a particular size. Sometimes I had to return a few, all unworn of course and 2-3 weeks later I would see those sizes and sometimes only those sizes available again. Coincidence?
I do believe this is what happens with quarter size or half size restocks. It's not a newly produced batch, it's returns.
@Criplize You're actually right. Before all this retro nonsense Jordan's sat because Nike made plenty for everyone.
Not only rare shoes and it was long predicted this area would see remarkable growth in ecommerce and sales of merchandise. Exclusivity. So while many here will complain it's a guarantee 3/4 of them would not buy the shoe would Nike turn around tomorrow and mass produce it.
@"C.E.O." There's already enough clones of sheep running around my dude. I respect each person has got to dress how they want and cop what they want but fuck me a little individuality never killed anyone.
Too many carbon copy dudes running around the place. If someone can't make an NB, Puma, Asic, Adidas work guess what? They had no swag to begin with. When people try to tell me in real life why they don't ride with these brands I hear excuses worse than the dog ate my homework.
They're brainwashed by their environments and Nike and some don't even know it.
1 week, 1 day ago on Twitter Conversations: Are Nikestore Restocks Pointless?
@joscarmoran Yes. I bought 2 J's over the last 2yrs and neither are the hyped J's dudes are beaten each other over and paying stupid prices for. Over hyped kicks, many of which I owned as a kid coming up before twitter, raffles, they were called retros and skinny jeans. J's sat. Anyone could buy as many as they want. No limit.
Let me correct you on something though. I'm 40. You sound like you're up there in age yourself. How exactly do you propose someone born in the last 9-18yrs have avoided the hype? They didn't have any control over when they were born my dude and kids will be kids.
It's often hard to believe that Nike is no.1 in certain areas of the sneaker business and culture but as far as having a fluid, seamless and non-irritating user experience on their site they receive failing grades every release.
It's always the same result. Very limited amounts of kicks for an extremely large audience and if one were to crunch the numbers in terms of the odds of getting specific kicks X the sites tendency to crash and become unusable I would say it's pointless.
Depending on what you do for a living and if you got the loot it almost makes sense to not waste your time and buy from a reliable reseller who won't ask you to break the bank to get a pair. Time is one of the most if not to some the most important, non-quantifiable asset we have and a large part of it is spent tracking down kicks, waiting in lines and camping out for a pair that many end up never being copped.
Now I just follow multiple saved searches on eBay and when I find the right price or one appears I buy. Most of these by the way are not Nike's and if you look on eBay and IG and can separate fakes from replicas easily there are still a good deal of decent sellers out there.
@Art_By_Signal Saw them today on a UK IG channel I follow and thought the same. These are cold AF. Too grassy for hypebeasts. Two more days until pay day and these are an instacop.
1 week, 2 days ago on Puma “Green Box Pack”
@Arinswearinjs @SneakerNews you seen some strange butts my dude. Run...
2 weeks, 1 day ago on Nike Air Huarache Light “White Perf”
It's like a 24 Kilates and/or END. Clothing Insta Pump CW. You can never ever go wrong with these two colors and their hues. Not really feeling the crumpled, textured, paper mache like back of the heel but it is what it is.
2 weeks, 2 days ago on The Good Will Out x Asics Gel Lyte V “Koyo”
1 month ago on Yeezy’s First Sneaker With adidas Will Be a Limited Release
The people that took the time to comment obviously do...
Because it was mentioned several times by West and others that one of the reasons why he left Nike was because of how limited they made the shoes? Because of what they did to several sneaker boutiques that wanted to carry the Yeezy's? So the point of him jumping ship was so that they would not be so limited.
Where did you see a picture of them?
@Amarefan1 I agree with you and it's one of the few statements in this article I'm not in agreement with. I remember going back and forth with some dude over the Gamma blue 11's because he just couldn't seem to comprehend some people just don't like a shoe because of a CW or particular design. Has nothing to do with not liking it because it makes a person look cool.
Not sure why it's hard for some people to understand that others just have a strong sense of individuality and don't need to wear what everyone else is wearing. To me it's actually a huge turn off.
2 months ago on 10 Reasons Why Sneakerheads Have Forgotten New Air Jordans After 1998
I didn't get the Claret's but was able to cop these and just got my SNS notification this morning they've shipped.
7 months, 1 week ago on Video: 24 Kilates x 11 by Boris Bidjan Saberi x Reebok Insta Pump Fury
@James_bondo you got it man. Just keep doing your thing.
7 months, 1 week ago on Community Collections: James Bondo
@Just_A_Person You say nothing against dude but then say "Worst one yet"? I guess it would have just been too much to say something positive.
Everyone was once a rookie Eddie including you.
@James_bondo Nice collection my dude.
@SneakerAutoBot.com ahhh...lol. Ok fam. hopefully you were able to cop. Picked up the Grand Anse myself. Dope shoe
7 months, 1 week ago on Release Rundown: Sneakers Available This Weekend
@SneakerAutoBot.com All of them? Damn son that's a lot of heat for one man lol.
@TeamLateef @HugoazulYes I think I got that but then what happens when the reseller or person is at the mall trying to score pairs in store with his crew or elsewhere? He can't cop because all it did is add the size but it can't verify the picture. I mean you guys do understand how Captchas work right?
7 months, 2 weeks ago on Nike Employs New Photo Verification Process to Counter Bots
I agree with this entire list hands down. You guys nailed it. ESPECIALLY with the elephant print. Nike just please stop already.
7 months, 2 weeks ago on The Good, the Bad & the Ugly
@Hugoazul Not really. The purpose of a bot allows the users to not be at their computer. Your logic suggests that they would be there, in front the computer which would mean they're in the same boat as the rest of us. I guess only time will tell.
@ZzMystaBest suggestion I've heard yet.
10 months, 1 week ago on Shoe Gallery x Reebok Classic Leather “Flamingos at War” Detailed Images
@joneswerks @MissCartoonFace @BryanBateman- Actually... 1. It's already been proven psychologically and scientifically that women are more supportive of a man after weight gain. 2. Men by nature are more prone to want a trophy wife(disgusting term) than a woman a stud husband. 3. A woman would prefer security, laughter and a good father/man over looks on any given day.Yes nice guys do win.
Let me know if you have any more comments based on fabricated beliefs and urban legends. It's my off day so I have a lot of time on my hands.
11 months, 2 weeks ago on WHOA! Man Successfully Sues Wife Over Ugly Children
@StormyWilson @FutureTomorrow_ @VadimMrNinesBabadzhanov @smaps000 MissCartoonFace already called that one so I'm definitely not betting. Are any of us surprised?
@VadimMrNinesBabadzhanov @smaps000 - the right thing? The "right" thing is called "unconditional love". Look it up whenever you're done posing for your next profile pic.
@CherylWatson - Never wish ill onto anyone else. Follow the Buddha way.
Which select NSW retailers?
11 months, 3 weeks ago on Nike ACG Lunar Terra Arktos – Brown / Team Red (Detailed Images)
@sinchesterjenkins Exactly. KD might be a popular dude with many fans but his shoes not so much. I love KD shoes and can't hate on anybody because it's their taste and money but definitely hypebeast journalism on the part of KOF. Like posted above many models/versions of KD's can be found for lower than retail and many outlets and regular stores.
1 year, 1 month ago on Nike KD 6 N7 ( Teaser )
The rubber pattern on these remind anyone else of the Kobe System VII's? Dope shoe but I do wish that Teal was closer to the KD VI Tropical Teal.
1 year, 1 month ago on Puma MY-71 “Teal”
@greghall024 Just got them. Box is sitting unopened on my desk because I'm going to do a YouTube "detailed" unboxing, first look and on foot.
1 year, 1 month ago on Puma RS 100 “Animal”
@YellowingSucks @Cajhds17 Can't figure out if Nicekicks now deletes comments that agree with the sensibility of others or something is wrong with livefyre? YellowingSucks you make a beyond sensible point and one I'd personally like to see Nike address. If the shoe is that limited then it's not to help little kids it's to help further the Jordan brand and just more clever marketing disguised as "good will" to those less fortunate or suffering.
1 year, 1 month ago on The Good, the Bad & the Ugly
@YellowingSucks @Cajhds17 Could not have been put any better YellowingSucks. Amen to that!