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The future is NOW!

DOC: “We’re descending toward Hill Valley, California, at 4:29 PM, on Wednesday, October 21, 2015.” MARTY: “2015? You mean we’re in the future?” Today marks the day that my
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15th anniversary of Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 2!

Fuck, I feel old. Today marks the 15th anniversary already of Tony Hawk’s Pro Skater 2, still one of the highest-rated video games of all time and widely considered
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It is happening again!

Twenty-five years ago, the groundbreaking drama series Twin Peaks premiered. In the very last episode, which aired in 1991, Laura Palmer told Agent Cooper (spoiler ahead) they’ll be seeing
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‘The Goonies’ is turning 30!

Hey, you guys! I suggest you drop everything right now and hurry over to the Goon Docks as there will be a weeklong festival, celebrating the 30th anniversary of
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The Hoff pays homage to the 80’s with ‘True Survivor’

After Knight Rider went off the air in 1986, David Hasselhoff found massive success as a pop singer in Germany and Austria in 1989, scoring a #1 hit with
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Ash vs. Evil Dead

Fans of the Evil Dead series are finally getting what they’ve been asking for years. Set to debut late 2015, Bruce Campbell will reprise his role as the one
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Powell Peralta – Ban This (1989)

Ban This is a 1989 skateboarding documentary film featuring the allmighty Bones Brigade and changed the game of street skateboarding forever. It’s a freakin’ classic and must see, do
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Feature: Battery

I guess every generation has its bands who they stick with, like (almost) forever. For me it’s Green Day and the Offspring who initiated my love for punk rock
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The Stanley Maze

Intended to be an homage to the legendary 1980 horror film by Stanley Kubrick, the historic Stanley Hotel – the grand Georgian monument that inspired Stephen King’s The Shining
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Wrong fuckin’ movie!

Michael J. Fox, or should we say Marty McFly, had a couple slip-ups when calling out to ‘Judge’ in the 1996 cult classic The Frighteners. Hilarious blooper!
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Thousands of MS-DOS games on the Internet Archive

Gonna be honest, ain’t gonna waste too much time on this. I mean, instead of writing this I could be dying a horrible death playin’ California Games II right
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Full Movie: Black Christmas (1974)

Black Christmas (also known as ‘Silent Night, Evil Night’ and ‘Stranger in the House’) is a 1974 Canadian independent horror film which is considered to be one of the
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The park is back open!

The highly-anticipated trailer for Jurassic World will come out on Thanksgiving but those who are anxiously waiting for it are already in for a treat. Universal just released a
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Richie Jackson presents random trick generator

The almighty Richie Jackson, professional skateboarder (one of my favorites, just sayin’) and crossdressing pirate,  presents an app for your smartphone to preserve creativity within skateboarding. It’s totally free
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Yeah, this is an energy crisis!

Our good friends in We’rewolves, who will also appear on our upcoming Death Shred mixtape, have just released their very first video featuring the song ‘Energy Crisis’. What to
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Ghostbusters Spooktacular Show

Taped over twenty years ago, here’s the Ghostbusters Spooktacular Show; one of the biggest attractions at Universal Studios Florida when the park first opened in 1990. This 11 minute
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Hawk’s new video part ‘Perched’

The legendary Tony Hawk, who made his first appearance at the age of 16 in Powell-Peralta’s The Bones Brigade Video Show (1984), is at the age of 46 (!)
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Sewer Slashin’ TMNT

Dan Polydoris of Chicago Toy Collector borrowed items from various action figures to transform our four heroes in a half shell into some of the most iconic horror movie
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What’s Good Los Angeles?

Free mixtape! What’s not to love? Vans OTW recently dropped the mixtape ‘What’s Good?’. Partnering with LA independent record label ‘Friend of Friends’, they strive to bring you the
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Dr. Steve Brule talks about skateboards

‘Guess where you just got into. Cool guy zone.’ The amazing Dr. Steven Brule teaches YOU how to ride a skateboard. This dude simply cracks me up every single
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Happy 70th to Jim Phillips!

Jim Phillips, one of my personal heroes and creator of some of the most iconic logos/illustrations/artwork in the history of skateboarding, celebrated his 70th birthday today. Here’s what Jim
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Feature: Spermbirds

In 1982, when I was still in a diaper and some of you weren’t even born yet, some crazy German punks formed a band called the Spermbirds. A hardcore
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Best of Barefoot

Everyone who has ever seen a skateboard knows that there’s grip on top. Normally a wonderful thing that keeps your feet from sliding in ways you wouldn’t like. But
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Skateshop in a tiny NYC apartment

Wasn’t there a time when you thought: ‘Man, it would be so awesome to have a skateshop at home.’? Well, this dude in NYC did exactly that. Skateboarding isn’t