Episode 188 of #TheSneakerBoxPodcast is available to download on all podcast platforms such as iTunes, SoundCloud, and Google Play Music. You can also listen to it by clicking on the link in our profile. ✔️In this episode, @clemsonuniversity signs a 10 year extension with @nike. ✔️ @teamswish gets a @supremenewyork tattoo on his leg (because why wouldn't you?), and almost immediately the @nba threatens to fine him unless he covers it up. ✔️ @nike CEO Mark Parker hints that a basketball version of the Hyperadapt will be available in the near future, AND for a reasonable price. Let's define "reasonable". ✔️Ironically, @nike didn't #JustDoIt when they considered dropping @kaepernick7 before the slogan's 30th anniversary campaign. ✔️ @reebok created an organic sneaker made of corn and other natural materials. Sounds corny. ✔️ @newbalance establishes Motley Chair at Boston's #UMass. ✔️ @nike and @columbia1938 team up to fight against a proposal in Oregon that aims to overturn sanctuary laws for immigrants.
And finally, in This Week In Stupid, bootleggers are making fakes of cosmetically flawed sneakers. And two teens in Texas steal sneakers only to get caught by posting it on @facebook.