Are Burkenstocks for white people?

Of course. (not being racist just telling the truth)
28% (14 votes)
No way! (im black and I where them)
6% (3 votes)
... talk about racist!
66% (33 votes)
Total votes: 50


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Why does it matter? "The tru

Why does it matter?
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,but Pain" The Marquis de Sade.

screv's picture

um, what are they?

um, what are they?

adbak's picture

I know what Burkenstocks are

I know what Birkenstocks are (shoes), but I have never heard that they were "white" shoes. So that's why I chose about racist!

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Wait...what are they, and why do we care?

Gerardo's picture

who said you cared? ------

who said you cared?

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Gerardo's picture

My friend alex (shes black) a

My friend alex (shes black) and she was like burkenstocks are so for white people and everyone was like you are so racist but I was like yeah that is pretty true

I hate to be a segregator
although im only telling the truth...

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TeeAhr1's picture

Of course they are

There's nothing racist about it. Lesbians drive Subarus, twenty-something gaybois drink skim milk, and black people do not wear Birkenstocks. Silliest goddamn thing I ever heard.
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sugarmagnolia's picture

racist in the way that the qu

racist in the way that the question focuses on race, but hardly the worst i've heard. people can wear whatever shoes they'd like, regardless of what color thier skin is. personally, i find that people i know who wear burkenstocks tend to fit a certain personality/interest group. such as my one friend who bought a pair with his first phish shirt. they're comfy and very suitable foot gear for a trip to woodstock.

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somethingofvalue's picture

Isn't it Birkenstock? And why

Isn't it Birkenstock? And why would they only be for one race? They're just sandals!!


devildog's picture

LOL, I agree! ~*~*~*~*~*~

LOL, I agree!


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sugarmagnolia's picture

i think it is birkenstock now

i think it is birkenstock now that you mention it. yeah, i've always thought of them as "hippie shoes" as my sister calls them. they're for anyone, of any race, and you'll find them piled on the outskirts of a frisbee game at a jamband show

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Garp's picture

Birkenstocks are 'healthy' sa

Birkenstocks are 'healthy' sandals, made in germany. People who work 'on their feet' 12 hours a day - for example nurses and doctors in hospitals - wear them. They are extremely comfortable but - ehm - not 'tres en vogue'.


milly the fairy's picture

1) Where doesn't mean anythin

1) Where doesn't mean anything in the context. You want wear I think...

2) Is there really a point to the poll?

jenevieve's picture


what in the hell are Burkenstocks?
i feel dim.

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sugarmagnolia's picture

a specific brand of sandals.

a specific brand of sandals. mine are brown leather, with two thick straps going across the front of the foot. quite comfy.

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