You know how you can retweet? What’s the universal sign for reblog? This from Christopher McDougall’s blog – it made my morning.
Menstrual-controlled running shoes, new from Asics.
by Christopher on February 11, 2010
No, seriously. I only wish I were kidding. Just when you thought the shamelessness of running-shoe scams had reached bottom, whaddaya know — they find new depths to the cesspool. Asics is kindly offering to sell you a $190 running shoe that will magically adjust its midsole to your menstrual cycle. Read on, and marvel at how the Asics flack gets this stuff out with a straight face.
I wish Chris would open up his blog to stalkers commentators, it would make it so much easier for his fans to connect with him.
In other news, I’m loving my Nike Frees – it’s not barefoot, but I’m hoping it’s a step in the right direction. It’s the first time I’ve ever worn a shoe that didn’t set my feet on fire or give me serious blisters until I broke them in for a month or two. I’ve even run with them in the rain, and NO BLISTERS!
In other news, I’m positive my feet are going to love these and keep me blister free this summer: