Mars Blackmon will definitely have you asking “Is it the shoes?”


He even coined the phrase “Is it the shoes?”. So its no surprise that the 2017 version steps perfectly into his predecessor's shoes! So check out some of the super rare heat Mr. Blackmon rocked on the show.

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Air Jordan Spiz’ike.

Air Jordan Spiz'ike.

Did you know that Spike Lee had a signature shoe based on his character Mars? Well in a true meta moment, Mars rocked his own signature sneaker in Episode 1.

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Air Jordan 11 Bred.

Air Jordan 11 Bred.

If you've seen this episode you know that Mars finds it appropriate to keep his sneaks on at ALL times!

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Air Jordan 20 OG.

Air Jordan 20 OG.

Peep the MJ shrine Mars has in his room! SMH.

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Air Jordan 13 He Got Game.

Air Jordan 13 He Got Game.

Another meta moment for Spike. This version of the 13 silhouette gained popularity from another Spike classic, He Got Game.

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Air Jordan 13 OG Chicago.

Air Jordan 13 OG Chicago.

Another Classic 13! Keep them clean Mars.

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Air Jordan I 1985 UNC Carolina Blue.

Air Jordan I 1985 UNC Carolina Blue.

I like how they tried to hide the classic UNC color way in the corner. Nice work Spike!

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Air Jordan 9 Space Jam.

Air Jordan 9 Space Jam.

You've seen Space Jam right?

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Air Jordan 1 Deep Royal.

Air Jordan 1 Deep Royal.

Love how Mars broke these out to honor Prince!

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We see you Mars!

We see you Mars!

Check out She's Gotta Have It on Netflix!

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