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# High heels

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# caught rapid
Murderer tries to escape prison dressed as woman but his high heels gave him away
Prison guards at the Honduran jail were nearly caught out by the ruse.
# put their foot down
'Outdated and sexist': MPs tell employers to stop making women wear high-heels
An online petition to prevent employers forcing female employees to wear high-heels got 150,000 signatures.
# compeed is key
12 essential facts of life for women who hate high heels
We wish we knew how to quit you, heels.
# men in heels
This actor completely snotted himself trying to walk in heels on live TV
But he recovered like a pro, because he’s John Barrowman.
# London
Woman wins right to not have to wear high heels to work
27-year-old Nicola Thorp was sent home from a temp role with accountancy firm PwC after refusing to adhere to a high heel stipulation requested by the temp agency Portico.
# heel over
Hey men, this is what it's really like to wear high heels for a day
It’s like modern Chinese foot binding, according to this guy.
# freeheeling
Chris Pratt was challenged to run in heels, and was unexpectedly good at it
If Bryce Dallas Howard has to run in heels, he must do it as well.
# well heeled
Should high heels be banned? A case for and against
Pretty or perilous? You decide.
# Cannes
Cannes 'turned away' an amputee who wasn't wearing high heels on the red carpet
Film producer Valeria Richter says she was stopped four times by ‘red carpet officials’.
# cannes we fix it
Women are being 'refused from Cannes red carpet' for not wearing heels, and people are angry
The reports have sparked controversy online.
# Achilles heel
Girl faceplants at graduation, demonstrates the perils of high heels
Every girl will feel this fall in her very bones.
Temple Bar's cobbled streets under threat as women wearing stilettos can't walk on them
The chairman of Fáilte Ireland said it is a practical problem that needs fixing.
# well heeled
12 things men will never understand about wearing high heels
Shoes! Glorious shoes.
# heel yes
The PSNI is handing out free flip flops to women walking home in high heels
Guarding and protecting the feet.
# hair towel thing
Men try desperately to understand women's beauty secrets
Step one: foundation. Step two: make up.
# killer heels
Some women last over an hour, others can only stand 10 mins
A third of women have worn shoes that did not fit because they looked nice, the survey found.
Pics and video: the 6 best bits from the Rose of Tralee
High heels, banners and Rose Buds.