Wednesday, March 21, 2007

Jr. Highers...and rotten sneakers...

MONTPELIER, Vt. - Thirteen-year-old Katharine Tuck's sneakers are equal opportunity offenders. They smell as bad as they look. Now, the Utah seventh grader is $2,500 richer because of it:

On Tuesday, she out-ranked six other children to win the 32nd annual National Odor-Eaters Rotten Sneaker Contest, stinking up the joint with a pair of well-worn 1 1/2-year-old Nikes so noxious they had the judges wincing.

"I'm so proud of the little stinker," said her mother, Paula Tuck.

Read more HERE

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

She could use this Japanese invention I saw called Shoe Pure 100. Works on the principle of absorbing sweat from the shoes and it looks pretty handy. But if she had done that she wouldn't have won the $2,500!
http://japansugoi.com/wordpress/japanese-method-to-make-smelly-shoes-smell-brand-new