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post #16 of 601
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Originally Posted by Smahatma View Post
I overheard someone on the NYC subway last weekend say to his friend something along the lines of "Why would you buy those when you can buy Converse for much less? They're the same thing", in reference to the Common Projects Achilles low's I was wearing. I didn't say anything, because I don't associate with poor people. And before anyone mentions the irony of me taking the subway, I put $5000 down on my metrocard.

Just curious: How would you have replied if the guy were not a poor people?
post #17 of 601
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Just curious: How would you have replied if the guy were not a poor people?
"Dear good sir, please shut your mouth at once." Then I take the leather glove off my left hand and slap him across the face with it for such heresy. Finally, I dial Jet and hand the heretic my phone for a verbal reaming.
post #18 of 601
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Originally Posted by Smahatma View Post
I overheard someone on the NYC subway last weekend say to his friend something along the lines of "Why would you buy those when you can buy Converse for much less? They're the same thing", in reference to the Common Projects Achilles low's I was wearing. I didn't say anything, because I don't associate with poor people. And before anyone mentions the irony of me taking the subway, I put $5000 down on my metrocard.

I hope i am missing the sarcasm in your post...???
post #19 of 601
I'm certainly missing the irony he's talking about.
post #20 of 601
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Originally Posted by CorporateFresh View Post
I think most people are fully aware that Converse is a subsidiary of Nike. That is not the point of the thread. However I want these NOW. Japan proxy?




Converse Japan Jack Purcells
Source: http://www.warpweb.jp/pc/warpcrew/ne...12/post_9.html
Would hit.
post #21 of 601
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Originally Posted by splattered View Post
I hope i am missing the sarcasm in your post...???

Me too. Wgas/wgaf what he puts down on his card. Still sounds like a loser
post #22 of 601
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Originally Posted by Smahatma View Post
I overheard someone on the NYC subway last weekend say to his friend something along the lines of "Why would you buy those when you can buy Converse for much less? They're the same thing", in reference to the Common Projects Achilles low's I was wearing. I didn't say anything, because I don't associate with poor people. And before anyone mentions the irony of me taking the subway, I put $5000 down on my metrocard.

^^^Snob! I love it!
post #23 of 601
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This thread = fail. This has been done already only better

Are you vested in the 'dirty canvas' thread? Protecting an investment? What was their IPO, btw? In jest of course.

Anyway...



CONVERSE Japan - Dress code 1/2 - Jack Purcell S Plain (Red)
post #24 of 601
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I overheard someone on the NYC subway last weekend say to his friend something along the lines of "Why would you buy those when you can buy Converse for much less? They're the same thing", in reference to the Common Projects Achilles low's I was wearing. I didn't say anything, because I don't associate with poor people. And before anyone mentions the irony of me taking the subway, I put $5000 down on my metrocard.

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post #25 of 601
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Smahatma Senior Member Join Date: Mar 2008 Location: Dallas, TX
Can't sneak anything past this guy.
post #26 of 601
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isn't this whole place filled with over exaggeration of how cool they are?
post #27 of 601
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Originally Posted by Smahatma View Post
I overheard someone on the NYC subway last weekend say to his friend something along the lines of "Why would you buy those when you can buy Converse for much less? They're the same thing", in reference to the Common Projects Achilles low's I was wearing. I didn't say anything, because I don't associate with poor people. And before anyone mentions the irony of me taking the subway, I put $5000 down on my metrocard.
Thank you, that made me laugh out loud. You should give some respect though. After all, they recognised your CPs.
post #28 of 601
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Originally Posted by xanatos View Post
isn't this whole place filled with over exaggeration of how cool they are?
He was joaking. Retard.
post #29 of 601
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Originally Posted by danilo View Post
For weight training yes... for running, not so much.

I wear them while jogging too, wouldn't have it any other way. I'll understand people if they need running shoes though.
post #30 of 601
does anyone know a good technique on painting the metal eyelet-lace things on chucks to make em all black ive never done something like that and i want mine all black like these lace holes paint suggestions and techniques?
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