The 25 Most Controversial Things That Ever Happened In Sneakers

21. Converse makes an odd choice.

Year: 2003
Sneaker: Converse Loaded Weapon

Sure, Converse released a (tremendously successful) sneaker called the Weapon in 1986 that was worn by virtually every All-Star not named Patrick Ewing or Michael Jordan. But in 2003 no one should have had to tell them that "Loaded Weapon" was a downright awful name for a sneaker. Come on, guys.

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