But Ferragamo's From Florence

And you can't even see the smoke from Rome, much less the fires...

Just moments ago at the Ferragamo on 5th Avenue, Condoleeza Rice was seen spending several thousands of dollars on some nice, new shoes (weve confirmed this, so her new heels will surely get coverage from the WaPos Robin Givhan). A fellow shopper, unable to fathom the absurdity of Rices timing, went up to the Secretary and reportedly shouted, How dare you shop for shoes while thousands are dying and homeless! Never one to have her fashion choices questioned, Rice had security PHYSICALLY REMOVE the woman.
God Bless New Yorkers, the true Americans, and Gawker, too, although it's run by a Brit.

Breaking: Condi Rice Spends Salary on Shoes [gawker]

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