Vibram Five Finger shoes

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  1. Lemmy

    Lemmy Douchebag Extraordinaire Gold

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    I need a new pair of sneakers and am thinking about getting a pair of Vibram toe shoes. I love being barefooted so I figure these would be a socially acceptable alternative. Any experience as far as wear or comfort?

    My flame suit is on as I expect my sexuality to be debated. :c

    Like these except all black......
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  2. Stevie

    Stevie Now go...Ohm.

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  3. Lemmy

    Lemmy Douchebag Extraordinaire Gold

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    This is going better than I expected so far. :nojj:
     
  4. Lawsy

    Lawsy Hey, buttholes

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    lawd
     
  5. Harry Gibbs

    Harry Gibbs the boss of all men

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    even if those were the most comfortable shoes ever, i could never wear them. people who wear them look like freaks and monkeys.
     
  6. Chief2Kick

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    You"ll be the only one on the bomb squad with a pair.
     
  7. Lemmy

    Lemmy Douchebag Extraordinaire Gold

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    The "fashion" aspect means nothing to me. I'm a broken down train wreck anyway......I just want to feel like I'm not wearing shoes (or closer to it than traditionals) and keep my ape feet happy.
     
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    goldtopper Well Known Heterosexual Gold

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    I saw a fat lesbian couple wearing them at the State Fair today.
    I say go for it!
     
  9. Harry Gibbs

    Harry Gibbs the boss of all men

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    that's cool then. go for it. go for the optional fanny pack bundle.
     
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    Super gay and extra faggy.
     
  11. Lemmy

    Lemmy Douchebag Extraordinaire Gold

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    I wonder how they'd look with Capri pants. :nojj:
     
  12. newcastlefan

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    i have 2 friends who run in shoes like those. one showed me a photo on FB. he hasn't complained about them yet. they just look stupid.
     
  13. Harry Gibbs

    Harry Gibbs the boss of all men

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    pretty gay.
     
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    I use a pair kayak fishing. They grip well on slippery rocks. :dontknow: if I would want to wear them on the street. They are difficult to put on.

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  15. Lou Loomis

    Lou Loomis Feel the Gern

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    pretty much this.
     
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    Do they make big 'uns? Like 15's??? Because I want some Zemgear Heroes or Ninjas, but they don't make them big enough...:mad:


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    Big feet :bigthink:
     
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    You know what they say: Big feet, big hands =
    big shoes, big gloves :nocheer:
    :marx:
     
  19. Stew Nod

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    Lemmy I wear NB Minumus when running...far less gay and actually lighter...like having nothing on, without the gay
     
  20. AmishGirl

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    I don't know; I've heard that they cause hairline fractures in the bones in your feet. Plus, as has been mentioned earlier, they're v. difficult to put on.