Shoe Tariffs & New Balance

New Balance, which has it’s headquarters in Brighton, MA, has been busy lobbying and pushing for our Government to keep the $3-$5 tariff on sneakers to remain in place. Companies such as Nike, Adidas, and Reebok, to name a few, produce less than 10% of their sneakers in the United States compared to New Balance’s […]

Seen & Heard: Diner Footwear

It’s Superbowl Sunday and while many people have been gearing up all day for the big game with chicken wings, veggie platters and more beef or pork to choke a mule, I chose to start the day by heading to Miss Worcester Diner.

Sole Searching in Worcester (OSD)

On Wednesday, December 19, 2012, OSD (Obsessive Sneaker Disorder) returned to the Internet and boy did we return in a BIG way! You see, 5-years ago I created an audio podcast that I believed was needed by the sneaker culture. I do have a “thing” for sneakers and I knew that sneaker aficionados wanted something […]

Seen & Heard: Liam and his New Balance 673s

I’ll be the first to admit it…..I look at people’s feel ALL the time!! I have OSD! (Yeah, go ahead and say it, “Hi Dee. Welcome to the OSD Support Group.”) Whether I’m running around Boston, my hometown of Worcester or wherever my travels take me, I look at people, their feet and their choice […]