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1600 emergency room visits last year were blamed on roller shoes or “heelys.” For those of you not familiar with “heelys” they’re the wheeled shoe that sends children floating past you like the nun in Blues Brothers as you walk around Target shopping for paper towels and Diet Coke.

Consumerist: Roller Shoes Send 1600 Uncoordinated People To The Emergency Room (thanks David Moldawer)