The Evolution of the Nike Shoe
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The box the shoes came in was constructed from part of a school's gymnasium floor. Inside the box, Phil has inscribed one of his favorite Oprah quotes: "I still have my feet on the ground. I just wear better shoes."
The audience also went home with these custom sneakers—they will not be available to the public.
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