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About Eric

Co-Founder/General Manager/Director of ecommerce - Ambush Board Co. | so-called artist | singer/songwriter | surfer | Individual

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Would It Be Unfair To Compare Jereme Rogers To Joaquin Phoenix?

I’m not an Internet hater…I’m not.  But, there’s this part of me that just wants to throw this out there.

Both Jereme Rogers and Joaquin Phoenix have successful careers in their native crafts (as a professional skateboarder and as an actor respectively)…and are both doing what they can to parlay those careers into successful ventures as Hip Hop artists.  J Rog (or…J.Casanova) is a Vegetarian.  Joaquin Phoenix is a Vegan.  Their names both start with the letter “J”.  I guess…that’s about where the similarities end.  Still, I feel that this is a comparison worth making.

Nike SB Zoom Stefan Janoski Mid: I Like The Shoes, But I Love The Video

The new Nike SB Stefan Janoski Mid dropped earlier this month…and, while this new style itself is certainly generating its fair share of hype, I’m more hyped about the commercial that Nike put together to promote their new design.  It’s the perfect amalgamation of live action, archive footage, and stop-motion animation.  You’ll never look at paper cut-outs the same way again.

Draw Daewon Song And Receive a $500.00 DVS Prize Pack

Daewon Song DVS ContestWe at BuySkateShoes.com have teamed up with DVS to offer this killer promotion during the month of April: Draw Daewon Song…and you could win a $500.00 DVS Prize Pack

If you’re an artist…or just have a little creative edge to you, you should definitely participate in this promotion.  Drawing, Painting, Printmaking, Photography, Sculpture…it doesn’t matter.  All media and all aesthetic sensibilities will be considered.  Submissions will be accepted through Saturday, April 30th.  email your submission to contest@BuySkateShoes.com (just…be sure to keep the file size under 300KB).  We will be announcing the winner via our facebook page on Monday, May 2nd (give or take).

So…yeah…have fun with it.  And…good luck to you all.