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    $500 Police boots

    Oakley has a boot for $500, thoughts? Oakley ELITE ASSAULT MEN'S BOOTS | Oakley Store

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    For $500 they better come with a "Happy Ending" option.

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    They had better have rockets in the heels and lasers in the toe. No friggin way.
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    For $500 -- they'd better be able to chase down and arrest the bad guys without me!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jks9199 View Post
    For $500 -- they'd better be able to chase down and arrest the bad guys without me!
    Or stand in an intersection and direct traffic by themselves.
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    For $500 they ought to come with a craftsman/maglite/streamlight rivaled lifetime replacement guarantee...
    That way you could get a new pair of boots say every six months just because you wore yours out, your feet got bigger, you got a scratch so bad you couldn't buff it to a shine anymore, etc....

    Then I could picture spending $500 bucks. If it was a boots for life kinda thing...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jks9199 View Post
    For $500 -- they'd better be able to chase down and arrest the bad guys without me!
    ..and do the paperwork, clean the car, listen to my wifes nagging when I get home etc etc!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Reca View Post
    Oakley has a boot for $500, thoughts?

    $500 for one boot - that's insane... that's what, a grand for the pair?

    they had better do all the work for my feet...
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    Quote Originally Posted by Five-0 View Post
    For $500 they better come with a "Happy Ending" option.
    No kidding! My thought was, "They better reach up my pant leg and rub my nuts for me".
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    What do they cost if you order them on the Oakley Government site?
    I'm your huckleberry...

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    I wonder who buys these, given that everyone here is shocked by how expensive they are. How do they stay in business?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jenna View Post
    I wonder who buys these, given that everyone here is shocked by how expensive they are. How do they stay in business?
    Simple. Government contracts
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    Quote Originally Posted by maclean View Post
    What do they cost if you order them on the Oakley Government site?
    They're not listed on the Govt site.
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    Sounds about right for a company that charges $100-$400 for sun glasses that only seem marginally better than some $3 assorted Silenco shooting glasses I bought from CDNN once - Plus I bought about 50 of them at once, so I don't cry when I scratch the shooting glasses, I just save them as spares.

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    Quote Originally Posted by TXCharlie View Post
    Sounds about right for a company that charges $100-$400 for sun glasses that only seem marginally better than some $3 assorted Silenco shooting glasses I bought from CDNN once - Plus I bought about 50 of them at once, so I don't cry when I scratch the shooting glasses, I just save them as spares.
    If you are paying $100-$400 for Oakley glasses, you're being a goofball.

    Sign up for their government site and submit your ID as required.

    I buy Oakley glasses exclusively, and they are ALL KINDS of superior to Silencio shooting glasses.
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    Rip. Off. Just like most of their crap.

    My Danners are half as expensive and I can resole them. I've been wearing them nearly a decade. Those things are throw away when you wear down the sole. No thanks.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Five-0 View Post
    For $500 they better come with a "Happy Ending" option.
    Oddly enough this was very close to what I thought, too.
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