Sneakers: An American Tale
Constant Wonder - Radio Archive, Episode 750 , Segment 2
Episode: Nike Vaporfly
- Nov 19, 2020 7:00 pm
- 25:58 mins
Guest: Nicholas Smith, author of “Kicks: The Great American Story of Sneakers” Sneakers were created not to protect the human foot, but to protect the lawn, the croquet lawn to be precise, from the human foot. The story of sneakers is tied to the famous name Goodyear, and the business wouldn't be what it is today without the phenom Michael Jordan.