'Crying Jordan' meme gets the sneaker treatment

- Well, it's happened. The ubiquitous and divisive "Crying Jordan" meme has inspired a pair of basketball sneakers. 

According to the Twitter account @cryingkicks, the shoes are the product of an art project by Andrew Weiss and Sherman Winfield. A few more angles:

 

A photo posted by Crying Kicks (@cryingkicks) on

 

A photo posted by Crying Kicks (@cryingkicks) on

 

A photo posted by Crying Kicks (@cryingkicks) on

These sneakers haven't entered the market, though. Not yet at least. Official Crying Jordan kicks would have to go through Jordan himself and/or Nike.

Jordan may be cool with the meme but he is NOT cool with others using his name, face or likeness for commercial gain.

Continue reading this story at FOXSports.com

Up Next:


  • Popular

  • Recent

More Stories You May Be Interested In - includes Advertiser Stories