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Students splurge on tennis shoes

Students splurge on tennis shoes

By Stephanie Zuniga, Akins HS, Austin, Texas

June 9, 2014

Sneaker boxes pile up to the ceiling with shoes that have never been used. Trading, selling and buying goes on at shoe conventions, which contributes highly to the sneaker head culture. Prices for the hotest editions pairs range from to $300 to even $1,000. Sneakerheads start off building their collection...

Kind of an obsession: Teacher shares love for action figures

Kind of an obsession: Teacher shares love for action figures

By Natalia Alamdari, Klein Collins HS, Spring, Texas

September 14, 2013

Transcript: “I’m kind of always on the hunt for them. Everywhere we go, I have to stop and look. Even if we go to the drug store or something, I go straight to the toy aisle. If we go out to eat, if there’s a Toys R Us nearby, I’ll sneak over to the Toys  R Us. It’s just kind of an obses...