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9 February 2012
Never Going Pro, Issue 13: Stoner Plaza

Footage from 8 February 2012 at Stoner Plaza.

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31 January 2012
Bad Design 101: Isla Vista Skatepark

Isla Vista is planning to build a real skatepark, but in the meantime the locals have this temporary place to skate.

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3 January 2012
Stoner Skate Plaza: First Impressions

Finally! The first skate session of my vagabond tour of California and also the first session of the new year.

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11 December 2011
Bad Trucks Bad Trucks

Whatcha gonna do? Whatcha gonna do when they break on you?

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10 December 2011
No Skating in Seattle

Wait…what kind of skating?

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30 November 2011
Last Wilson Session 2011

I did a few of my manual lines. I did a 360 flip. I did one nose manual.

Education, Featured, Skateboarding »

7 June 2011
Can Skateboarding Save Our Schools?

Here’s the talk I gave at TEDxEastsidePrep: “Can Skateboarding Save Our Schools?” I also highly recommend watching Shawn Cornally‘s talk “Pointslessness: The Future of Education Without Coercion or Toy Economies” which overlapped with many of the ideas in my talk but from a completely different perspective.

Music, Skateboarding »

31 May 2011
Standing on the shoulders of They Might Be Giants

They Might Be Giants posted one of my old skate videos on their Facebook page?

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12 November 2010
I’m on the cover of the Chicago Reader

The cover story of this week’s Chicago Reader is about…me? After reading the article, I thought the sections about Dr. Richard “Pip” Potter needed clarification, so here’s my brief response.