Just doing justice to my old stomping grounds and a great movie, Do The Right Thing. Bed-Stuy Do or Die. Unpacking the iconic style in Spike Lee’s Do The Right Thing. They give him tiny shorts, a sweaty ponytail, a smug 5 o’clock shadow, a pair of glasses dangling from his neck by croakies, a handheld carton of brand name Tropicana orange juice, and the ultimate signifier of outsider status: a bright green, Boston Celtics t-shirt repping Larry Bird. This tee features a re-work from the classic t-shirt as worn by Radio Raheem in Spike Lee’s 80’s classic movie Do The Right Thing.
Throughout the film, it keeps reasserting itself, coming from the giant boom box of Radio Raheem (Bill Nunn), a tall, broad-shouldered guy with a flattop, a focussed, serious expression, and a BED-STUY DO OR DIE T-shirt. On the other hand, in summer you can’t even think straight without gallons of sweat running down your ass-crack. 1989 saw the release of Spike Lee’s landmark movie Do The Right Thing (trailer). So ditch that odd headwear and loudly patterned Hawaiian shirt in favor of his dope tortoise shell shades. Spike Lee’s landmark film Do the Right Thing ushered in a ton of iconic characters for a new generation.
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The Right At Twenty-five
The iconic t-shirt worn by Radio Raheem in Spike Lee’s Do The Right Thing is available now for all those who refuse to turn down their radios for anyone. I’ve watched Do the Right Thing many times, before, during, and after the three and a half years I lived in Bed-Stuy. Do The Right Thing Occupation T-Shirts will do the talking for you. Find fresh Do The Right Thing Occupation designs created by independent artists. There’s another sense in which Do the Right Thing endures: its iconic sense of style. Back on the block in Bed-Stuy where he filmed ‘Do the Right Thing’ twenty years ago, this time arriving in an SUV. There’s a ripple coming down the pavement in Bed-Stuy. Lee doesn t look their way as he lopes across the road in white sneakers, a white shirt, and his usual Yankees cap. Do or Die. 13 Restaurants, Bars and Shops That Are Ushering in the New Bed-Stuy. Many of these disparate elements can be seen as coalescing in Spike Lee’s 1989 Do the Right Thing (2009’s Notorious, about the self-same rapper offers further insight). Bedstuy Fly In keeping with the hip-hop spirit and history of the neighborhood, may it live forever, the folk at Bedstuy Fly sell clever items such as Brooklyn-themed T-shirts made by local designers, sneakers, hats and other streetwear that Biggie and friends would be proud of.