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    Nike Gave "Back To The Future" Self-Tying Shoes To Michael J. Fox

    And we're all, "Lemme get a pair."

    What a time to be alive, people!

    Today is a MAGICAL day. If you weren't aware, today (Oct. 21, 2015) is Back to the Future Day. What does this mean, you ask? It's the exact day that Marty McFly time-traveled to in the 1989 film Back to the Future II. Pretty cool, right?!

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    To celebrate the occasion, the geniuses over at Nike whipped up a pair of self-tying shoes. Yes, SHOES THAT TIE ALL BY THEMSELVES.

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    Look ma, no hands!

    The shoes, which the company gifted to Michael J. Fox earlier today, are an exact replica of the ones his character wore in the film — only this time, they actually work.

    This is real. This is today. Coming spring 2016. cc: @RealMikeFox @Nike

    Along with the sweet kicks, Nike designer and Vice President for Design and Special Projects Tinker Hatfield Jr. sent Michael a note.

    The letter I received from Tinker today. Thanks @Nike

    "Hey Michael. Almost thirty years ago we embarked on a journey to create a glimpse into 'the future,'" the letter states. "Although the project started as science fiction, we're now proud to turn that fiction into fact."

    So when can you snag a pair for yourself? The company says it will release the shoes in 2016 to help support the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research.

    Take a look at Michael trying them on for the first time below. THE FUTURE IS NOW.

    Michael J. Fox models the first self-lacing @Nike Mag

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