When Ron DeSantis is not standing behind a podium in a tailor-made swimsuit, he likes to go for the “assistant soccer coach” aesthetic, rocking belted dad denims and layering fleece vests over button-downs. His shoe of selection is a heeled cowboy boot, additionally a favourite amongst vogue it-girls like Emma Chamberlain and Emily Ratajkowski. Many have speculated that DeSantis’ shoe choice is because of top insecurity. “Ron DeSantis constantly wears high-heeled boots with a view to seem taller,” wrote one Twitter consumer. Journalist Matthew Yglesias additionally weighed in, asking, “Are males even allowed to put on excessive heels like this in Florida?”
In the meantime, The New Yorker joked that the heels have been funded by the governor’s political-action committee. He is been mocked by pro-Trumpers and liberal-leaning voters alike. “Donald Trump had work boots on. DeSantis had Dallas Cowboy cheerleader boots on,” a Trump insider identified to The Day by day Beast, evaluating the 2 candidate’s selection of footwear. His vivid white Florida hurricane boots additionally turned a well-liked topic amongst Late Night time hosts. “You are not allowed to cross a ‘do not say homosexual’ invoice after which present up in public dressed like Nancy Sinatra,” quipped Jimmy Kimmel, projecting a snapshot of the Florida governor in knee-highs.