T-shirts and Tanks

The Country of Jamaica Is Mad at Kanye West Over His New ‘Sunday Service’ Merch
October 21, 2019 at 1:34 pm

Kanye West headed to Jamaica this weekend for his most recent Sunday Service event in support of his upcoming album, "Jesus Is King." But his decision to include Jamaican government and national symbols in the accompanying merch has met with opposition from inhabitants and the country’s entertainment minister, who demanded that West withdraw the items from his online store...

Omaha Rapper Stiffed by T-shirt Business That Abruptly Closed
October 15, 2019 at 12:52 pm

Omaha, Nebraska rapper Bo Bo Bread Boy, perhaps more commonly known by his government name Brody Thompson, is without the 100 T-shirts he ordered from a printing business after it took his money and abruptly shut down. He's also out 500 bucks. "[T-shirts are] a main source of income for independent artists," Thompson told NBC…

Chinese Retailers Are Removing Houston Rockets Branded Merch as NBA/China Rift Widens
October 9, 2019 at 1:51 pm

Over the last 12 years, only the San Antonio Spurs have won more NBA games than the Houston Rockets, a period that has encompassed the career of Daryl Morey as the latter’s general manager. Their success has helped the club to become popular in China, thanks to the career of since-retired center Yao Ming, but…

The Washington Redskins Are a Mess and We Have the T-shirts to Prove It
October 8, 2019 at 1:14 pm

The 0-5 record that the Redskins find themselves staring at reminds us that political turmoil is not the only topic on the minds of folks in the Washington, D.C. area. The gridiron gridlock that the three-time Super Bowl champions are experiencing has met with responses from the apparel world, with at least four T-shirts expressing…

Turns Out Impeachment Is Good for the T-shirt Business (On Both Sides)
October 4, 2019 at 2:17 pm

The concept of impeachment is proving beneficial to the T-shirt business, with both sides of the political aisle getting in on the fervor by launching their own impeachment-related tees. State branches of the GOP are selling one, while Rashida Tlaib, the Democratic rep from Michigan, is selling another...

Philadelphia Eagles Fan Designs and Sells T-shirts Commemorating His Own Viral Moment
September 30, 2019 at 2:06 pm

Following a Philadelphia Eagles loss to the Detroit Lions, diehard fan Hakim Laws—fresh off saving children from a house fire—called out Eagles wide receiver Nelson Agholor in a local news interview. His comments quickly went viral, with Laws creating T-shirts and sweatshirts commemorating the micro-moment...

Chicago White Sox Tap Young Cancer Survivor to Design Promo T-shirt
September 26, 2019 at 1:18 pm

The White Sox asked 9-year-old Bradley Godish, who has fought acute myeloid leukemia since 2014, to design the T-shirt for pitcher Michael Kopech's youth cancer fundraiser. Having had links to the franchise since 2015, the now cancer-free boy met Kopech at an event last year, immediately gravitating toward the pitcher...

Purdue University Gets In On ‘Stranger Things’ Bump With Retro T-shirt
September 20, 2019 at 1:51 pm

Everybody who follows Netflix's "Stranger Things" should expect it to continue to fill episodes with 1980s references and attire. So impressive has the show’s track record for shout-outs become that Purdue University brought back a retro T-shirt after it briefly appeared on a Season 3 episode of the show...