Click here for the 2020 Best of Orlando® Readers Poll ballot!

Thursday, August 2, 2018

You can now buy 'I-4 Eyesore' socks

Posted By on Thu, Aug 2, 2018 at 12:30 PM

click to enlarge screen_shot_2018-08-02_at_12.06.47_pm.png
In commemoration of Orlando's most aggravating construction project, a company is now selling commemorative socks honoring the Majesty building, also known as the "I-4 Eyesore."

"The Eyesore on I-4" sock is made by Rock 'Em Socks and runs $14 a pair.



"Orlando is not only the City Beautiful, but also the home to Rock 'Em Socks. We celebrate our hometown with this infamous dreaded building with never ending construction on I-4 ULTIMATE," says the company.

Let's just hope they take less than 17 years to ship.

The socks are part of a celebratory Orlando birthday series, which also features Lake Eola socks, and Orlando flag socks.
In other "Eyesore" news, construction of the 18-story building actually seems to be showing some progress. Last week, someone actually turned the lights on for the first time ever. Exciting.

Stay on top of Orlando news and views. Sign up for our weekly Headlines newsletter. 

Tags: , ,

Orlando Weekly works for you, and your support is essential.

Our small but mighty local team works tirelessly to bring you high-quality, uncensored news and cultural coverage of Central Florida.

Unlike many newspapers, ours is free – and we'd like to keep it that way, because we believe, now more than ever, everyone deserves access to accurate, independent coverage of their community.

Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing pledge, your support helps keep Orlando’s true free press free.

Newsletters

Never miss a beat

Sign Up Now

Subscribe now to get the latest news delivered right to your inbox.

Read the Digital Print Issue

June 3, 2020

View more issues

Calendar

© 2020 Orlando Weekly

Website powered by Foundation