|If you understand this picture, you don't need to read anymore of this post.|
This one is pretty straight forward. Running shoes (Brooks, Asics, New Balance, even Nike Frees) are great for running time, but not acceptable for regular time. These kinds of "work out" shoes need to be kept with "work out" clothes, i.e. mesh shorts and some form of t-shirt. Otherwise you look ridiculous.
|"Jeans would make this so much harder. Good call, Jim."|
|Look how much mesh there is. Loafers don't have nearly as much mesh.|
Ryan Gossling puts it well in Crazy, Stupid Love (and looks great doing it, by the way):