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Very comfortable, very cool,
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This review is from: adidas Performance Men's Samba Classic Indoor Soccer Shoe (Apparel)
What is there to say about these shoes besides the fact that they're very comfortable, feel great (redundancy), and look good? Not much, I guess. What else do you say about shoes? Did I mention that these shoes feel great on the feet, as they would feel anywhere else? Seriously, buy a pair if you're into that whole wearing-shoes thing. $40 or so for a great pair of shoes, very good deal. I mean, you could do a lot worse; you could be spending any money at all on a pair of Crocs. (Whatever America did to deserve those, we sincerely apologize.) Anyway, wearing them with a pair of shorts is fine, but if you're vain when it comes to your legs or you're not quite ready to let your friends know that you too shave the fuzz from your legs, wear these Originals with a pair of trousers, khaki or gray, whatever you're feeling. The shoes are casually athletic, like white guys who say, "Yeah, I play soccer" but in fact have never played soccer for a recreational team and have little-to-none-at-all knowledge about the sport, but the idea sounds good. What's better than running around on green grass, sometimes getting to kick a ball, in short shorts and a jersey, giving yourself and others the impression that you're athletic? You're fooling everyone, don't worry. And after you wipe your forehead and throw your short bangs back, covered in sweat, after you trot over to the sideline, breathing hard, grab a towel, wipe yourself off, sit down in the grass and not the bleachers (on purpose, of course; athletes don't sit in seating apparatuses), take off those hopefully-filthy cleats and slip on these cool-as-hell vintage shoes. I promise they will reinforce your image as an athlete. Did I mention they feel like a foot-rub given by the most beautiful girl in the world? Please, wear these shoes with a sense of honor: be yourself, and for God's sakes, don't pop your collar.
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Initial post: Jul 15, 2010 7:25:09 AM PDT
C. Baker says:
In reply to an earlier post on Jul 31, 2010 9:21:46 PM PDT
Seddoni Stanbury says:
I agree with C. Baker.
Posted on Dec 25, 2010 8:43:12 PM PST
Brent L Williams says:
Can't believe you took the time to right that review, so I am commenting for the first time ever.
In reply to an earlier post on Dec 26, 2010 1:36:59 PM PST
I think that was also the first time someone made a "comment" without saying anything at all.
In reply to an earlier post on Jan 20, 2011 6:02:03 PM PST
you sound like the guy who writes product description at woot.com
Also I wanna write like this.
Be proud sir, be proud.
In reply to an earlier post on Jan 20, 2011 7:02:04 PM PST
Thank you so much for telling me about woot.com. Sounds like a website I shall frequent frequently. Oh, and I am proud, sir.
In reply to an earlier post on Feb 14, 2011 9:28:42 AM PST
Nate S says:
I was thinking the exact same thing!
In reply to an earlier post on Feb 14, 2011 6:19:56 PM PST
Why thank you. I've been checking out the website and it's pretty sweet.