Supreme x Nike Air Foamposite One sneakers, released Thursday April 3 at 11 a.m., retail for $250. They sold out by 11:05 a.m. April 3, but you can cop a pair on eBay for $900. That sort of appreciation rate explains why a crowd of sneakerheads and sneaker investors and the kind-hearted girlfriends ... More >>
Better Than: Bad decisions If you're Drake, and it's your birthday, and you're celebrating with a sold-out show at Barclays Center with "friends and family" that include Busta Rhymes, Jamie Foxx, and the A$AP Mob, and your mottos are YOLO and HYFR, you can do whatever the fuck you want. Which is ex ... More >>
Sneakers can be a lucrative investment. As we noted in this week's issue, the free market is in the midst of a sneaker boom. Prices seem to be on a constant rise and the hip teenagers at the front lines of the rush are making crazy paper. Certain newly released shoes nearly double in price within ... More >>
As rare shoes soar in price, seventh-graders make like Wall Street traders.
Ben Brown always carries a tiger's-eye stone on him. The golden red-brown mineral symbolizes peace and balance -- something he needs a lot of these days. Hoping to bring some sort of universal positive energy his way, he takes the stone out occasionally and rubs its smooth surface. "I've been reall ... More >>
Jahmani Swanson is the best little-person basketball player on the planet. And he's just getting started.
The Bronx District Attorney's Office will unseal an indictment this morning charging a convicted Pennsylvania killer with the 1998 rape and murder of a 14-year-old Bronx girl.James Martin, 40, already is in prison in Pennsylvania for a collection of crimes, including two strangulation murders -- whi ... More >>
Coming to an arena near you this weekend: Jay-Z and Kanye West. Kanye West and Jay-Z's grandiose Watch The Throne tour comes to the New York City area tomorrow, and sticks around through next weekthe pair perform at the Izod Center on Saturday and Sunday, and at Madison Square Garden o ... More >>
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