Shoes from autumn-winter collection of 2019, the German company Puma, which specializiruetsya on the production of athletic shoes and apparel, have been the object of intense discussion of users of social networks.
In the model of Adrenaline Storm many saw the resemblance with Adolf Hitler. Black panels at toes and tongue of the sneaker, if you look down on them, reminded them of the famous bangs and short moustache of the Nazi leader.
the Scandal of the international level called sneakers “Puma” (model Storm Adrenaline), which reminded the users of social networks a portrait of Adolf Hitler. Critics of the brand immediately recalled which consisted in the ranks of the Nazi party, founder of the company, the German Rudolf Dassler. pic.twitter.com/nwkpAM5C5C
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the Puma Company immediately remembered that its founder Rudolf Dassler and his brother Adolf, the founder of Adidas, in the 30-ies of the last century actively supported and joined the national socialist German workers party of Adolf Hitler.
Official statements on this sensational story Puma has not yet made. The company only joked about it on social media, answering one of the users on Instagram that really sneakers emerges the silhouette of the writer Nikolai Gogol.
Jokes aside, the Puma company in 2011 has had to publicly apologize to customers and even to withdraw the party the sneaker is painted in the colors of the flag of the United Arab Emirates. UAE authorities then regarded the release as an insult and thought that people would deliberately trample a symbol of their homeland.