Alex Olson, Rick Howard, Kenny Anderson, Brandon Biebel and Eric Koston and the rest of the Girl and Chocolate crew session the Hollenbeck skate park in L.A. Thrasher put together this video of the day.
I wasn’t aware until just now that BMW fit ejection seats in their cars, but this passenger, not wearing a seat belt and somehow had his door open, was asking for the boot. This dude was lucky he didn’t end his day with smoking rubber on his face.
The Times has an interesting interview with Banksy.
“There’s a problem with being in the public eye — you have to become very tough, to grow a thick skin and ignore other people’s opinions. It’s unfortunate because those are the traits you actually least want in your public figures or artists. ‘He who goes to bed in a suit of armour doesn’t get much sleep’ is an old Chinese proverb. People might ask — how can you demand anonymity while doing a six-page spread in The Sunday Times Magazine?” he continues. “But the answer to that is simple — you just have to be a massive hypocrite.”
Shot using a 1000-frames-per-second Phantom camera, this ad captures dogs emotional waves when enticed with a flying treat. Throw me a bite size treat, not because I will jump and catch it in my mouth, but because I need to distract you while my trained monkey steals your wallet.