Today is Tuesday, April 23, 2019. Here’s what you need to know:
Converse just introduced a collection of LGBTQ-themed sneakers.
Though most of the designs are sold out at the moment, Converse included everything from shoes modeled after the transgender pride flag to a more universal designs featuring the rainbow pride flag.
The choice to include a trans-specific design is a major symbolic step forward.
The shoes range from $60 to $80 and according to Converse’s website, more Pride-oriented designs will be released throughout the month.
News from The Post:
Here’s how newspapers reported on the Mothman (The Post)
Email phishing scams plague students’ inboxes. (The Post)
If you’re looking for a book to read over the summer, The Post has got you covered. (The Post)
Scores and Game Times:
Here’s the takeaways from Ohio baseball’s series with Eastern Michigan. (The Post)
Ohio baseball is set to take on Youngstown State tonight. (The Post)
Podcasts from The Post:
Host Georgia Davis and multimedia director Alex Penrose discussed the final installment of the Lord Of The Rings trilogy on this week’s episode of First Reel. (The Post)
Today will be partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain in the late evening. The high will be 75 degrees. (Courtesy of Scalia Lab)
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