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Tom of Temecula

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Wed Feb 21, 2024, 01:14 AM Feb 21

People Shelling Out Thousands Of Dollars For Limited-Edition Donald Trump Gold Sneakers [View all]

Limited-edition gold sneakers from former President Donald Trump are already selling for thousands on eBay. A pair of “Never Surrender High-Tops,” which sold out within hours after being launched at Sneaker Con in Philadelphia over the weekend, fetched $7,500 on the shopping website. Other final bids of the shoes on eBay show buyers paying anywhere from $4,000 to nearly $6,000.

One seller is even asking over $45,000 for a pair. Completed auctions show the shoes also selling for $5,750, $5,250, $5,000, $4,999, $4,399.95, and $3,999.98. Only 1,000 pairs of these “Never Surrender” sneakers were made. The initial asking price on the Trump sneaker website was $399. According to the website, at least ten pairs were autographed randomly by Trump.

“They’re for the go-getters who don’t know the word quit. With a standout gold finish and the ‘T’ badge, these kicks are for true Patriots. Wrapped with an American flag on the collar, they shout out to the brave and the free. The Never Surrender sneakers are your rally cry in shoe form. Lace-up and step out ready to conquer,” the website reads.

The site also has two other pairs — T-Red Wave and POTUS 45 — for sale at $199. The sneakers launched a day after Trump was ordered to pay $354 million following a ruling in his New York civil fraud trial. Trump was accused of committing financial fraud over decades, including inflating how much his properties were worth.

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suckers! RussBLib Feb 21 #1
US $450,017.19 Celerity Feb 21 #17
I'm guessing this is one of the prototypes or demo models. TFG had one they auctioned off to the ruskie. Liberal In Texas Feb 21 #31
at least 2 pairs exist Celerity Feb 21 #32
I think that's what I said. n/t Liberal In Texas Feb 21 #34
They are surely made like crap and are probably worth no more than $20. madaboutharry Feb 21 #2
Two words. OAITW r.2.0 Feb 21 #3
YES!!! bluestarone Feb 21 #19
More like pump and dump Maeve Feb 21 #29
Virtual sales of virtual shoes dpibel Feb 21 #4
or august. or never, per the disclaimer. niyad Feb 21 #6
That's not what money laundering is. WarGamer Feb 21 #8
You are so cute! dpibel Feb 21 #9
Because a money launderer ends up with some sort of value DemocraticPatriot Feb 21 #12
This message was self-deleted by its author WarGamer Feb 21 #36
some pairs do exist Celerity Feb 21 #16
I believe Trump had ONE demo model and raffled it off. brooklynite Feb 21 #22
there are two pairs in these pics Celerity Feb 21 #24
A wild guess on my part... Hugin Feb 21 #30
Twilight Zone stuff - nobody is that fucked up. walkingman Feb 21 #5
Some people don't understand the whole "sneakerhead" thing. WarGamer Feb 21 #7
The NFTs were REAL TOO! dpibel Feb 21 #10
Who Is Laundering 6 Grand? ProfessorGAC Feb 21 #23
We agree... lots of stupid money flying around. WarGamer Feb 21 #37
I agree. I think the guy that won the bid for 9K did it to impress trump tulipsandroses Feb 21 #26
$7500 would pay for the rest of my shoes, my clothes, and DemocraticPatriot Feb 21 #11
Wonder what they look like after they've actually been worn for two weeks. Earth-shine Feb 21 #13
These are 'resales', like Stub Hub pfitz59 Feb 21 #14
There ya go---unless it is TSF and his cronies who are buying and reselling Maeve Feb 21 #28
Guess the "real Americans" have worked through their economic anxiety. meadowlander Feb 21 #15
LOL, Trump's gonna be mad he's not getting a cut of the resales. tanyev Feb 21 #18
Fools and their money. spanone Feb 21 #20
nb: People are selling items they don't have and have never seen... brooklynite Feb 21 #21
Biden economy sounds like its really good Johonny Feb 21 #25
Kinda want to watch Rose Anvil cut them in half (with commentary) Freethinker65 Feb 21 #27
Lot of them are easily conned. No wonder why we Emile Feb 21 #33
What makes me think..... getagrip_already Feb 21 #35
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