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Are These Nike Leggings Racist?

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 08.16.2013 | Canada Style

It seems that Nike is the new Urban Outfitters. Michael Jordan's favourite shoe company is embroiled in a new controversy thanks to a pair of, yep,...

Nike Swiftly Pulls 'Boston Massacre' T-Shirt From Stores

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.22.2013 | Canada Business

Call it a case of horrible timing. Nike has announced it’s pulling a line of T-shirts that features the words “Boston Massacre” next to the i...

WATCH: Nike 'Voices' Video Pumps Up Girls In Sport

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.27.2012 | Canada Living

As Olympic preparations gear up across the world, discussions about sports seem to be on the tip of everyone's tongue -- whether it's appreciating mot...

Running Shoes Are the Worst Thing to Happen to Running

Peter Worthington | Posted 07.20.2012 | Canada
Peter Worthington

The invention of the running shoe is "the worst crime ever committed against the human foot." To see the proof, one needn't look further than the mysterious Tarahumara Indians of Mexico for whom 300-mile runs were routine, and 60-mile runs a jaunt. They wear nothing but sandals, and suffer no injuries.

China to Apple: We're Makin' Copies

Tim Querengesser | Posted 10.15.2011 | Canada
Tim Querengesser

Copying has long been what China does with Western stuff, but the Apple Store story seems to have touched a new nerve. Now, not only is the product being copied but the retail aesthetic and subsequent hype is, too. That's being perceived as a threat.