I was bored out of my mind last week, so I decided to attend my 20-year high school reunion. I don't know what I was thinking.
In this era of big-budget skate videos, Strobeck's lo-fi contributions are a breath of fresh air.
I don't know what it's like in most prisons, but if it's anything like what I endured—scheduling times to go skate between getting one kid on the bus and dropping the other off at preschool—then I truly feel sorry for the masses of incarcerated men and wo…
I'm not talking ironic hipster tattoos of bacon or Rambo; I'm talking praying hands pressed together holding a machete or an Uzi in preparation for a holy war.
There's a scene at the end of Richard Pryor's Brewster's Million where Pryor steps into a room built specially for him and says, "This is the room I want to die in." I felt the same way when I walked inside Elvis's home in Palm Springs.
Her fans must have been shocked to see her pop up in Inherent Vice, so I decided to call up the star of Dick Sauce to discuss how this new chapter in her life is going.
New York skateboarding legend Ian Reid is responsible for the two rawest, grittiest skate videos of all time: Ian Reid's Video, and Sex, Hood, Skate. The antics of Jackass, CKY, and early Baker videos combined don't come close.
Ed Templeton may be retired from skateboarding, but his photo game is still going strong. He talked to VICE about his upcoming book Wayward Cognitions, his company Toy Machine and a possible upcoming full-length skate video.
"Occasionally, yes, I will get peed on, but come on, who hasn't in the workplace?"
To put it into perspective, the average part is around three to five minutes.
He came up in a time when the more you stood out from the pack, the more you were loved.