Yup, My Nasty Chuck Taylors Can Pretty Much Sum Up The Human Condition

What is it about Converse shoes everyone always has to fetishize? America is asking itself on the hundredth anniversary of the company, which is not actually a company but a wholly-owned subsidiary of Nike Inc., not that you care, because you understand; these things happen. As Hank Stuever says: "It is not an angry… » 3/28/08 12:30pm 3/28/08 12:30pm

Why Don't I Love Shoes? An Exploration, In Photos

I first spotted these $2,975 Balenciaga gladiator boots in the March issue of Teen Vogue. Little did I know I would be seeing them again and again and again and again and again! Because, you see, they are so practical. A real wardrobe staple! No seriously, I immediately thought, "I do not get it." And by "it," I mean… » 3/05/08 5:40pm 3/05/08 5:40pm