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Today's Events

  • Nike Women's Air Jordan 5 Low "Indigo Haze", Available 6/8 at 10:00 AM ET on SNKRs
  • Nike Women's Dunk Low "Plum Eclipse", Available 6/8 at 10:00 AM ET on SNKRs

Jamal Murray Delivers an NBA Finals Performance for the Ages

Jamal Murray Delivers an NBA Finals Performance for the Ages
The Nuggets have not one, but two stars who can do it all. In Game 3, Denver’s point guard matched his MVP teammate’s 30-point triple-double, and reminded everyone just how talented he really is.

Lionel Messi Makes a Deal With Inter Miami of MLS---and Apple and Adidas

Lionel Messi Makes a Deal With Inter Miami of MLS—and Apple and Adidas
Inter Miami mobilized MLS’s biggest sponsors, Apple and Adidas, to bring Lionel Messi to the U.S.

Standout Films From the Tribeca Festival


GameStop Shares Fall as It Fires CEO and Names Ryan Cohen Executive Chairman

GameStop Shares Fall as It Terminates CEO and Ryan Cohen Becomes Executive Chairman
Chief Executive Matt Furlong is out at the videogame and consumer-electronics retailer.

'It's Not My Responsibility' to Save the Office Economy

‘It’s Not My Responsibility’ to Save the Office Economy
Hundreds of WSJ readers make the case for why they aren’t coming back to the office.

The End of Influencing on Instagram

Creators are tired of being at the mercy of platforms. What would it take to own their relationship with their audience?

The End of Influencers on Instagram
Creators are tired of being at the mercy of platforms. What would it take to own their relationship with their audience?

A New Website Helps Travelers Find the Cheapest Hotel Room.

Looking for the Cheapest Room Rate? HotelSlash Wants to Help.
The website, which offers hotel deals and then monitors them for price changes, is the newest player in the price-hacking travel game.

How Israel Mateo translated ‘Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse’ into the Air Jordan 1 ‘Next Chapter’

They incorporated different shades of red, mimicked the film’s use of Ben-Day dots in its animation, and used multiple textures that make the shoes Morales wore look like they’re glitching as he travels from one universe to the next.

How Israel Mateo translated ‘Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse’ into the Air Jordan 1 ‘Next Chapter’
For comic book fans, Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse, which opened June 2, is the next chapter in Miles Morales’ journey that started in 2018 with Spider-Ma…

2024 Sneaker Releases

May
24
Friday Notes for May 24th, 2024

Friday Notes for May 24th, 2024

This is an edition of Uristocrat Notes, a newsletter that explores the most significant cultural stories of the day. Sports
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May
23

Thursday Notes for May 23rd, 2024

This is an edition of Uristocrat Notes, a newsletter that explores the most significant cultural stories of the day. Culture
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May
22
Jordan Spizike Low and Jordan Stadium 90 "Dongdan"-Themed Colorways

Jordan Spizike Low and Jordan Stadium 90 "Dongdan"-Themed Colorways

The Jordan Brand has unveiled new "Dongdan"-themed colorways for the Jordan Spizike Low and Jordan Stadium 90, set to
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May
22
Wednesday Notes for May 22nd, 2024

Wednesday Notes for May 22nd, 2024

This is an edition of Uristocrat Notes, a newsletter that explores the most significant cultural stories of the day. Culture
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May
21
Tuesday Notes for May 21st, 2024

Tuesday Notes for May 21st, 2024

This is an edition of Uristocrat Notes, a newsletter that explores the most significant cultural stories of the day. Sports
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May
21
Tyshawn Jones and His New Adidas Tyshawn II Sneaker

Tyshawn Jones and His New Adidas Tyshawn II Sneaker

Key Takeaways * Tyshawn Jones has launched his second signature sneaker with Adidas, the Tyshawn Low. * The sneaker is designed to
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May
20
Monday Notes for May 20th, 2024

Monday Notes for May 20th, 2024

This is an edition of Uristocrat Notes, a newsletter that explores the most significant cultural stories of the day. Culture
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Apr
08
adidas Sambas x Lionel Messi x Inter Miami

adidas Sambas x Lionel Messi x Inter Miami

Lionel Messi's collaboration with Adidas Sambas, inspired by his time with Inter Miami, presents a captivating blend of style, performance,
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Apr
08
Bode x Nike Astro Grabber

Bode x Nike Astro Grabber

The latest collaboration between Bode and Nike centered around the re-release of the Astro Grabber, a shoe with a rich
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Feb
08
Bodega x Saucony "Jaunt Woven"

Bodega x Saucony "Jaunt Woven"

The Bodega x Saucony Jaunt Woven is a testament to the fusion of aesthetic appeal and functional design. It's a
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Jan
29
Travis Scott x Jordan Jumpman Jack "University Red" and "Sail"

Travis Scott x Jordan Jumpman Jack "University Red" and "Sail"

The Travis Scott x Jordan Jumpman Jack "University Red" and "Sail" colorways are slated for release in the Spring and
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Jan
25
Air Jordan 5 "Black Cat" 2024 Release: A Coveted Release for Sneaker Enthusiasts

Air Jordan 5 "Black Cat" 2024 Release: A Coveted Release for Sneaker Enthusiasts

View this post on Instagram A post shared by zSneakerHeadz (@zsneakerheadz) Sneaker culture is excited as the iconic Air Jordan
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Jan
22
Air Jordan 5 SE "Sail"

Air Jordan 5 SE "Sail"

The Air Jordan 5 SE "Sail," set to release in April 2024, is a highly anticipated addition to the Jordan Brand's Special Edition (SE) range.
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Apr
25
Air Jordan 5 ‘Olive’ Returning Spring 2024

Air Jordan 5 ‘Olive’ Returning Spring 2024

2024 will feature the release of the Air Jordan 5 "Olive" in of Army Olive, Solar Orange, and Black. Air
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