Kim Kardashian was most likely just being a supportive wife when she sported a pair of the new adidas Yeezy Mud Rat 500s shoes via a social media post. Sneaker Twitter caught wind of the sneakers and have furiously slandered the Mud Rats in a variety of hilarious ways.
The Mud Rat 500s have some of the same aesthetic as West’s other recent shoe designs, going for a clunky, thick-soled look versus the sleek styles commonly seen in sneakers today. With the shoes aimed for a Spring 2018 debut, Kim K got the hype machine going early with the Instagram photo but the jokes at the sneaker’s expense have been nothing short of relentless.
We’ve collected some of our favorite Yeezy Mud Rat 500s reactions from Twitter below and on the following pages.