Archive for October, 2007
External Focus documented a case of shoefiti in Asheville, NC on Flickr. It looks like it’s part of a “day in the life of Asheville” project.
Published by admin on October 10th, 2007 tagged Shoe Sightings | Comment now »
Carol from St. Paul Daily Photo captured some shoes on a powerline in her city and mentioned: If you need some shoes, I can show you three pairs that seem to be up for grabs.
Published by admin on October 9th, 2007 tagged Shoe Sightings | Comment now »
Shoefiti comedy. What’s next: So a few months ago when I first became aware of this issue, I asked my wife if she was selling her ass when I was away. The result was the same as answering the “Does my butt look too big in this?” question wrong. I picked up both shoes she [...]
Published by admin on October 8th, 2007 tagged Shoefiti Theories | 2 Comments »
Jon on his Vox account breaks down a series of shoefiti theories he’s found after getting turned on to the concept after snapping some photos of shoes hanging from powerlines: One explanation is that it is indeed a sign of a gang’s turf. Another explanation was that it signified where either crack cocaine or heroin [...]
Published by admin on October 6th, 2007 tagged Shoefiti Theories | 1 Comment »
A news report by KING 5 in Seattle included a quote from a local resident who suggested shoefiti has a sexual connotation near Seattle frats: In Seattle’s U-District, outside of the Sigma Kappa sorority, Christen says, “I kinda have a dirty meaning for it. They (fraternity boys) told me they do it whenever someone ‘devirginizes’ [...]
Published by admin on October 5th, 2007 tagged Shoefiti in the Press | Comment now »
DavesGotTheGun has a great series of shoefiti photos from the Vancouver area on his blog.