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SKU: S-104965

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£156.00

£60.99

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At this point, I think we’ve all heard about the debacle that was the Adidas “Black History Month” Ultra Boost this year. That shoe was the text book definition of “tone deaf”. But while I have my thoughts about that particular sneaker–trust me, I will go in on them–I feel like I should preface everything I’m going to say by highlighting the age we live in.
We live in a time where everyone is outraged by everything. Where people go out of their way to be offended, as if they were in search of something to offend them. We live in an age of hyperbolic sensitivity, where people are quicker to find fault then to understand the point at hand, willfully reacting out of comfortable ignorance rather than inconveniencing themselves to digesting the thought using logic and reasoning.
A lot of this is due to the mob mentality of social media. It’s easier to blend in, and cooperate, with the group than to stand out and think on your own at the expense of the whims of said group. So, if social media determines that you should be publicly tarred and feathered, most people would rather participate, or at the very least, watch, rather than inject nuance, context, or objectivity. The role of devil’s advocate is no more. Even moreso, the role of r...
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