First of the Month Front Shoves

October 1st, 2012 | 10:46 am | Daily News | 11 Comments

Aaron Szott — Front Shove in front of Stuyvesant Grocery (R.I.P.) The photo is stolen from the latest batch of random Jonathan Mehring photos over on the Skateboarder site.

In today’s hyper-opinionated skateboard climate, there will always be someone there to say negative things about any skater, besides like, Mike Carroll. Busenitz is probably the only guy alongside Carroll on the unanimous positive opinion list. Is “I’d rather watch Busenitz skate a curb” the new “I’d rather watch Gino push?”

Frozen in Carbonite has the definitive guide to the skate parts and songs of summer 2012. In all seriousness, it’s the best piece of pop culture and skateboard writing of the year. ANYWAY, it would be great if there was some sort of alternate universe where Alien Workshop stopped taking itself so seriously long enough to do something absurd and awesome like edit a video to Drake.

There’s already another skate company with a triangular logo and a fondness for VHS aesthetics? Also, new Brian Brown footage is always welcome.

Two years later, you can finally skate all the stairs on the west side of FedEx sequentially again! Da construction is over. They added a (not-too-low) new ledge after the three stair. Photo here.

You’re not going pro (this is what pros do now), but if you’re dead-set on working in skateboarding, Jenkem broke down how people get into the skate industry. They also have a new interview with Danny Renaud.

Some Australians enlisted Quim Cardona to help with their New York P.R. problems.

Can you believe that single women who recently moved to New York for art college-attending purposes have the nerve to ask where all the heterosexual men are?

Luis Tolentino moonlights as an amateur scooter-er at the Maloof Park. “When I die, bury me inside the scooter store.”

The Jeezy and Officer Ross beef fired up this weekend. BET Awards = Source Awards of the new generation, but you already knew that. “I created my lane. No one can ever run my lane because it’s mine. I’m the Michael Jackson of my lane. And you know nobody was as great as Michael. I love Prince but he’s not Michael.” #Snow.

Quote of the Week: “I hollered at this thick rubbery girl today.” — The G Man


P.S. If you’re a Seinfeld nerd, this is great.

11 Comments

Comment by Abada
  • ayo snack you gotta fix that busenitz link I’m assuming you want it to go to the real pushing site thing but it goes to the mehring photos

    October 1, 2012 @ 5:50 am
  • Comment by fuckboy
  • OH FUCK THIS IS CRAZY!!! WHICH TRIANGLE LOGO COMPANY DO I SUPPORT NOW>???

    October 1, 2012 @ 1:18 pm
  • Comment by Scott K
  • Spivey’s tight!

    October 1, 2012 @ 1:32 pm
  • Comment by Sam C
  • Spivey Is tight

    October 1, 2012 @ 3:47 pm
  • Comment by NDRW KM
  • Politic is America’s answer to the limited amount of Palace in the states.

    October 1, 2012 @ 4:29 pm
  • Comment by Bosco
  • Spivey rips

    October 1, 2012 @ 5:54 pm
  • Comment by Nollie rancher
  • Not only is it a palace logo. They fuckin run the VHS color bar shit too.at least crapp had two bangers, highly disappointed with the graphics too.

    October 1, 2012 @ 8:21 pm
  • Comment by .
  • spivey>

    October 2, 2012 @ 2:37 am
  • Comment by Yo Snackman...
  • Where is that first spot in the politic promo? The ledge spot that Brian Brown does the bs girl grind and then bs nosegrind bs 180?

    October 30, 2012 @ 1:03 pm
  • Comment by Yellow Osiris Hoodie
  • yo spot jocker go find it

    October 30, 2012 @ 5:02 pm
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