Date: 6/30/1989

Pretty much everything that sums up the plight of the sneaker wearer can be summed up by the Air Jordan scene in Spike Lee's Do The Right Thing, Spike was already doing Air Jordan commercials by that point - and the original Air Jordan played a prominent role in his first movie, She's Gotta Have It, so by 1989 he had this down. When it released in 1989, Do The Right Thing's Buggin' Out spoke for many, even through facial expressions alone.