Shoefiti? Warnings to cops? Drug houses?  Urban decay? Memorials to those lost in the neighborhood? Ive heard it all. Not sure if there is a single solid answer as to why sneakers hang from powerlines but it seems every time I take a stroll around DTLA, Venice or visiting Brooklyn, Paris or the Chi, I have always seen a pair kicks hanging. This great short clip explains the various myths. And it’s well done! Watch!

Photo_101109_005 shoes_hanging_from_power_line_by_arimaspy-d4j44xu day-52-2012 IMG_1705