Black People : Brawling over Nike Air Jordan shoes?

MsInterpret

Well-Known Member
MEMBER
Apr 21, 2007
8,783
5,420
Washington

Air Jordan shoppers mob stores, some pepper-sprayed

Brawls, kicked doors, long lines and arrests as coveted basketball sneakers go on sale

SEATTLEAcross the country, the long-awaited release of Nike retro Air Jordan basketball shoes on Friday resulted in fights, arrests, and the use pepper spray as police tried to calm frenzied shoppers, many of whom had waited outside stores overnight.

In Richmond, Calif., a man was arrested after he fired a gun while waiting in line,KTVU TV reported.
In Seattle, Tukwila police officer Mike Murphy said more than 1,000 people lined up to buy shoes at 4 a.m. at four stores in the Westfield Southcenter mall.
He said police used pepper spray on about 20 people who were fighting, while one man was arrested for assault after police say he pushed an officer.
"He did not get his shoes; he went to jail," Murphy said.
"It was not a nice, orderly group of shoppers," Murphy said. "There were a lot of hostile and disorderly people."
Murphy said they smelled marijuana and found alcohol containers at the scene.
READ MORE: http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/45777268/ns/us_news-life/#.TvUK8zUc_4i
 

$$RICH$$

Lyon King Admin.
MEMBER
Mar 21, 2001
69,925
3,939
Da~WINDY*CITY //CHICAGO
Occupation
BUSINESS owner
it's like a mad house cross the lands one kid was killed in DC ova these shoes
sad how we act as a people no matter how hard we try to reverse the curse
some devilish act get in the way knowing how we fall for crap ......
shoes or life which means more these shoes must do because lives being hurt
sad sad sad !!!!

NIKE ....................just do it !
 

Create an account or login to comment

You must be a member in order to leave a comment

Create account

Create an account on our community. It's easy!

Log in

Already have an account? Log in here.

Thread starter Similar threads Forum Replies Date
Clyde C Coger Jr Black Sports : Allyson Felix denounces Nike for failing to financially support athletes during pregnancy Black Sports 1
Clyde C Coger Jr Black Entertainment : Jesse Williams faces backlash after promoting upcoming film on Emmett Till's mother with Nike meme Black Entertainment 0
Senegal Black People : What Do You Make of Nike's Black People Open Forum 6
Destee South Africa : Nike stores closed in South Africa amid outcry over racist web video post South Africa 0
IFE Black People Politics : Michael Jordan: The Nike Prison Industrial Complex Connection Black People Politics 8
jamesfrmphilly Black Sports : lebron signs $500 million lifetime deal with nike... Black Sports 13
O Black Poetry : ugg boots nike jordan timberland 50%-80% off http://www.oh-fashion.com Black Poetry - Get Your Flow On! 0
Destee Black Sports : Nike Ad Rejected - Black Man Too Combative Black Sports 4
D Black Education / Schools : Nike owns Converse try to own sororities and fraternities Black Education / Schools 0
jamesfrmphilly Black Sports : A.I. victim of USA's Nike deal? If the shoe fits... Black Sports 2
S Black Poetry : Kiddy Pools&Nike's Part2: Seq. to Silky Wigs Black Poetry - Get Your Flow On! 6
M Black People : Nike apologises for Chinese advertisement Black People Open Forum 0
Clyde C Coger Jr Health and Wellness : People of Color Breathe More Hazardous Air. The Sources Are Everywhere Black Health and Wellness 1
Mario William vitale Black Poetry : Love Is In The Air Black Poetry - Get Your Flow On! 0
HODEE Health and Wellness : How coronavirus drifts through the air in microscopic droplets .. or was sprayed Black Health and Wellness 1
G Law Forum : Shooting at Corpus Christi Naval Air Station A Terrorist Act: FBI Law Forum - Prisons - Gun Ownership 0
Clyde C Coger Jr Health and Wellness : How air pollution is doing more than killing us Black Health and Wellness 0
OldSoul Black People : Bel-Air Trailer - You gots to see this! Black People Open Forum 0
R Black Poetry : SHE SAID: the air shook and sticky so I look quickly and this boy came to toy with my brain right he Black Poetry - Get Your Flow On! 0
Clyde C Coger Jr Black Entertainment : Netflix won’t air documentary on controversial Louis Farrakhan after 'internal miscommunication' Black Entertainment 2
Clyde C Coger Jr Health and Wellness : Montana residents are desperate for clean air, and they’re calling me Black Health and Wellness 2
candeesweet Black Poetry : Up in the Air Black Poetry - Get Your Flow On! 0
jamesfrmphilly Law Forum : air wars..... Law Forum - Prisons - Gun Ownership 1
R Black Poetry : HE SAID: Have a smooth true affair emotions move through the air // Like winged birds my bling absur Black Poetry - Get Your Flow On! 7
AACOOLDRE Brother AACOOLDRE : The trinity: fire, Air, Water of Egypt AACOOLDRE 0
R Black Poetry : HE SAID Mind has become large it’ll be dumb to dodge reality, hands // In the air I dap at school Black Poetry - Get Your Flow On! 0
chuck Violaters / Violations : Where Can I Air My Gripes To The Moderators?? Violators and Violations (Possible Ones) 26
R Black Poetry : Woke up in the air today and must prepare a way to let Folks know how the quotes flow about the beas Black Poetry - Get Your Flow On! 2
candeesweet Black Poetry : Air Pressure Luckily Black Poetry - Get Your Flow On! 0
Clyde C Coger Jr Nigeria : Nigeria death shows Ebola can spread by air travel Nigeria 5
R Black Poetry : This rap affair is friction without air condition can’t breathe Black Poetry - Get Your Flow On! 0
shaka64 Black Sports : Floyd Mayweather walking on air training prepares for Maidana Black Sports 6
RAPTOR Black People : China Claims Air Rights Over Disputed Islands Black People Open Forum 0
RAPTOR Black People : Official: U.S. B-52s flew over China's controversial new air defense zone Black People Open Forum 13
OldSoul OldSoul : OldSoul on the air OldSoul 1
legit-writer Black People : Micheal Baisden Going Off The Air April 1st Black People Open Forum 2
cherryblossom Black People : Santaco: African Air Line Black People Open Forum 2
Destee Black People : Does Your Employer Devastate Land, Air, Water, Animals, Or People? Black People Open Forum 2
Destee Audio Video Web Conferencing : Air In My Mama Name Audio Video Web Conferencing 0
A Black People : The sound of Angels singing in The Air 24/7? Black People Open Forum 0
Ankhur Audio Video Web Conferencing : destee.tv: Leta Mbulu, There's Music in the Air Audio Video Web Conferencing 0
emanuel goodman Black People : Fema to do "test run" for air wave take over Black People Open Forum 33
TotalView Black Haiku : music in the air Black Poetry - Get Your Flow On! 2
Ankhur Black People : The Gulf oil spill just vanished into thin air? Black People Open Forum 1
Ankhur Haiti : Doctors Without Borders Air Field Hospital prevented from landing in Haiti Pan-Africanism - African Diaspora 3
HODEE Let me Air Something Violators and Violations (Possible Ones) 28
KWABENA Black Astrology : Air Kobe! - Kobe Bryant's Birth-Natal Chart Black Astrology 0
I Black People : I wont fly Air tran any more Black People Open Forum 1
PatriceCQueen Black Poetry : PRINCE OF THE AIR Black Poetry - Get Your Flow On! 15
Zulile Science and Technology : FTA - Free to Air Science and Technology 1
Similar threads


















































Latest profile posts

Cheryl Fitts wrote on Destee's profile.
I am looking for participants in a study to share their experiences as former African American males served as ED/EBD/BD in the southeast. Participants ages 18-35 will be interviewed and given the opportunity to express their thoughts, feelings and impressions of their school years. If interested or for more information please contact me directly. Thanks, Cheryl
Cheryl Fitts wrote on Destee's profile.
Thank you for the welcome. I have a question. I am a doctorate student in need of participants for my study. Is it allowable to post a request for study participants. If so, this is the post that would be uploaded:
Let's us all remember in 2021 to protect our energy and to do the best we can to grow and evolve.
Queen Destee im back still showing lo e after what 20+ yrs? You know always stop through from time to time
Destee wrote on rhymebad's profile.
@rhymebad ... i love you ... :love: ... what was going wrong about polls and being blocked and stuff?
Top