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No Shoes No Payless

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This sign:

is on the front of this store:


I don’t know if this is a legitimate Payless or not, but they do have a nice selection of shoes. Beyond it being hilarious that you are not allowed into a store to buy shoes if you don’t already own a pair, I think there are deeper implications. In a way, this sign emphasizes how hard it can be to break out of a cycle of poverty to join the consumption class.

Written by drewcogbill

July 26th, 2008 at 7:24 pm

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