Friday, February 04, 2005

Fuck Nike

Tired of buying shoes from The Man?

Pissed that Nike slurped up Converse, effectively rendering your punk-rock ass a party to the sweaty sweatshop system?

Do you have a guilty conscience?

Do you like to shop?

Well guess what? I'm your best friend today, Buddy. That's what.

Check out these tasty vegan shoes from Novacas,


They're available now at OTSU (a vegan's best friend) in a plethora of styles and colors (in case your delicate fashion sensibilities are offended by these).

I'm pretty sure Awful Cufflinks did a spread on OTSU's shoes a while back, but I couldn't find the direct link in their archive. Hopefully The Awfuls (Tara and Krissy) will forgive me.

For you die hard Converse maniacs (myself included), No Sweat Apparel has made a shoe that finally, actually looks like your Chuck-T's, instead of some fake-ass substitute.


Wonderful shit. They come in happy colors (like pink, Molly) and they're like balm on your guilt-ridden soul.

See? I'm a giver. I'm the Mother Theresa of shopping.
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Random Fruit Fact: Rainbow Fruit Salad Recipe
(A tribute to those rainbow socks above)
1 large mango, peeled and diced
2 C fresh blueberries
2 bananas, sliced
2 C fresh strawberries, halved
2 C seedless grapes
2 nectarines, unpeeled and sliced
1 kiwi fruit, peeled and sliced

Honey orange sauce:
1/3 C unsweetened orange juice
2 Tbsp Lemon juice
1-1/2 Tbsp honey
1/4 tsp ground ginger
pinch nutmeg

Prepare the fruit. Combine all the ingredients for the sauce and mix. Just before serving, pour honey orange sauce over the fruit.

Yield: 12 servings--Serving Size: 4 oz cup. Each serving provides: Calories: 96 Total fat: 1 g Saturated fat: less than 1 g Cholesterol: 0 mg Sodium: 4 mg

Learn more about rainbow fruit salad by EATING IT!

Posted by Spurious Nurse at 2/04/2005 04:45:00 PM

2 Comments

  1. Blogger Mrs.Strizzay posted at 12:02 PM  
    I still like Nikes. Is that wrong? No. I think not! :0P

    P.S. When you comment you don't have to put your blog address in, your name is the link for your blog. Thanks!
  2. Blogger Spurious Plum posted at 2:37 PM  
    Yeah, this whole sphere is new to me...

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