Some say it is a sign of drugs to see a pair of shoes hanging over power lines. Others say it is a sign of gang activity.
Some say it is a sign that a murder occurred there.
In some countries, it is a sport.
In other countries, it is a male past time.
Shoes hanging on a telephone could mean anything.
I'd like to debunk the first three myths by saying this photo was taken across from the Durham Police Station on Foster Street by the skatepark.
But then again, it is Durham, and anything is possible.