When Kanye West wears something, the world (or at least a few opinionated and vocal people) tends to take notice. He tends to garner attention for his shoes in particular—dude does make a lot of them after all—but this time, it wasn't for one of his designs. Ye hit the town (Paris) with his newly-flaxen wife Kim Kardashian in a pair of high-rise, heeled, velvet boots that lit up the Twittersphere.
Here are some of the most impassioned responses:
This Mary J. Blige Reference
This Subtler Mary J. Blige Reference
This Rick James Reference
This Rick James Reference With Visual Aid
This "Hey Arnold!" Deep Cut Reference
This Shrek Reference + Correct Spelling Of "Farquaad"
This DC Comics Reference
This Reference To Cyndi Lauper's Broadway Hit Musical
This Extremely Specific Personal Reference By Mero