Gone are the days when fresh kicks dominated street style. At least, that's what this Italian high-end sneaker designer thinks. Golden Goose, a brand loved by celebrities like Megan Fox, Paris Jackson, and Taylor Swift, created a pair of "crumply" old sneakers, stuck a massive price tag on top, and called it fashion. Needless to say, people are pissed. And a bit confused.

Golden Goose is known for creating those sneakers you see celebrities rocking on the streets. They basically look like glorified Converse Chuck Taylors, but carry a much heftier price tag.

Paris Jackson is one of its current spokesmodels.

The brand was accused of "poverty appropriation" back in 2016, when a dingy pair of sneakers went viral.

Golden Goose wrote it off as "paying homage to the West Coast’s skater culture."

This time, however, it's even worse. The brand is selling a pair of "crumply, hold-it-all-together" taped sneakers, dubbed the Superstars, for a whopping $530 at Nordstrom.com.

"Crumply, hold-it-all-together tape details a distressed leather sneaker in a retro low profile with a signature sidewall star and a grungy rubber cupsole," says the website's description of the sneakers.

The Superstar Taped Sneaker is part of a collection by the Venice-based label that features pre-worn soles and a "dirty" exterior. Yes, there's an entire line of these.

The trend has sparked even more outrage online than it did two years ago. People on Twitter are disgusted with the brand, accusing them of "glorifying poverty."

Many are reminiscing over their own experiences with poverty — specifically, wearing shoes that look exactly like these.

Others took a more lighthearted approach, but still called the brand out for its distastefulness.

Some even offered up their own worn-out sneakers to those who want a more affordable pair.

Golden Goose has yet to respond to the recent backlash, but considering it's continued to renew the "distressed" sneaker line from season to season, they probably don't care.

Whether it's glorifying poverty, making a mockery of it, or just wanting to make a buck off the rich people who want to look poor (that's a thing, I guess) is unknown. But this is the world we live in, y'all.

Can 2018 just be over already?