Apparently people are burning, flushing, and throwing away their New Balance shoes after the company voiced its approval for Donald Trump:
https://www.bostonglobe.com/business/2016/11/10/new-balance-burned-for-praising-trump-trade-stance/DHHWtLflI0Wxl9rtk4ZvGM/story.html. I wear New Balance sneakers. They're pretty comfortable, and they're my everyday shoes, too. A replacement pair would cost around $40. So I'm going to pass on this boycott.