What’s in a Name?

All Day Baby (photo by Associated Press

All Day Baby (photo by Associated Press

Ever wonder how your favorite sneakers got their appointed monikers? Well the Wall Street Journal (street cred level = 0) delves into the subject and ascertains that Adidas does NOT actually stand for “All Day I Dream About Sex.” Fascinating!

The venerable WSJ should probably stick to the stock tips and leave the sneaktip to the StreetSneaks.

How Your Favorite Sneakers Got Their Names via Josh Spear

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3 Responses to “What’s in a Name?”


  1. 1 Anonymous 06/09/2009 at 4:59 pm

    I always heard that adidas stood for “All Day I Dream About Soccer”

  2. 2 Anonymous 06/10/2009 at 12:47 am

    I think it means “All Day I Dream About StreetSneak”

  3. 3 Z 06/10/2009 at 12:48 am

    I thought it meant “All Day I Dream About StreetSneak”


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