A long time ago.

Hazze Lindgren, a pro skater (in the freestyle genre) for Schmitt Stix back in the day shot this photo of me and Jeremy Ramey in Jeremy's room. Jeremy was strictly freestyle. I used to freestyle when I wasn't street skating...
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I see freestyle CASL contest trophies, a series of freestyle photos ripped from magazines on his wall along with Vision paraphernalia. A Thrasher cover with a freestyler on it? On the right, next to the G&S banner is a photo of Don Brown, now vice president over at Sole-Tech. As for me, I have a complete Vision Skateboards outfit on, A Vision "Blur" shirt, (Vision Blurs were wheels) and Vision shorts. (that were probably fluorescent orange.) And of course the obligatory skater bangs from that era, 1987, 88. I don't even remember ever being in Jeremy's room.
Posted December 28th, 2009 by the old man and look back
Great 'do.
You should dust off the shorts.
Hope you had a merry xmas.
Did you see the Wayne White book? It was put together really well with a decent interview by Todd Oldham.
I got a great Tim Burton art collection book for xmas as well as a copy of Beautiful Losers. I didn't get to it in the theater so I'm looking forward to making my wife watch it with me.
Posted By: Eggs McManus on December 28th, 2009 at 11:28AM PST
I was in Canada for the last week.
Never touched the net and it was good.
But I did go back to see Deanna making cookies.
I now firmly believe (no pun) that my Mama T should start fishnet baking as a holiday tradition. Thank you for the inspiration. And thanks to Deanna for being Deanna.
Posted By: Eggs McManus on December 28th, 2009 at 11:46AM PST
you slightly resemble ashley macomber here
Posted By: crayons on December 28th, 2009 at 11:47AM PST
Sick digi-watch!
Posted By: Jacob on December 28th, 2009 at 01:40PM PST
I bet my room will look retarded in ten yearsmaybe not since it's not filled with dyrdek ond Jereme Rogers crap. I have my toy machine things that will be tight to look back and remember. Fuck. I wonder if I'll ever stop skating due to having a career as a priority. Toy has played a role in my formative teenage years. As I grow up I hope don't
lame out.
Posted By: Jgonzalez on December 28th, 2009 at 07:56PM PST
I'm looking at my casl trophies at the momment.
Posted By: Devin on December 28th, 2009 at 11:46PM PST
Just remember this is Jeremy's room not mine! My room was slightly cooler.
Posted By: ed on December 28th, 2009 at 11:52PM PST
i heard the gonz started Blind (and named it so) as a pun on Vision. whoever can confirm the validity of this fantastic rumor gets something cool!
Posted By: vinny on December 29th, 2009 at 02:46AM PST
I saw a Jeremy Ramey Circle A ad last night and almost scanned it in for Vert Is Dead. Almost.
Posted By: justin on December 29th, 2009 at 05:25AM PST
Smoooooth legs Ed, Did you just shave that morning?
Posted By: parndogg on December 29th, 2009 at 08:52AM PST
Blind is the opposite of Vision, that is a 100% true fact about Gonz's naming of the company.
Posted By: ed on December 29th, 2009 at 11:28AM PST
Ed, did you learn impossibles on a freestyle board or a, normal at the time, 10" deck? I learned kickflips on Chris Miller's first Schmitt board w/ Bullet 66's and I've been suffering ever since. -Jason
Posted By: freakbeatfuzz on December 29th, 2009 at 02:06PM PST
here is your prize for validating the gonz rumor:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jSBaa4gFBgw
Posted By: vinny on December 29th, 2009 at 02:59PM PST
Awesome hair.
Posted By: The Odd-On Looker on December 29th, 2009 at 05:05PM PST
Have Deanna post some shit on your blog while you're busy...
Posted By: Jacob on December 30th, 2009 at 11:57AM PST
I know this has been up for awhile but damn Ed that pic is sweet. Who took it? I dont even remember that room.
Posted By: Jeremy Ramey on July 27th, 2010 at 08:40PM PST
Just saw that Hazze shot it, still not sure its my room. If you remember I had a sweet set up in the Horner garage.
Posted By: Jeremy Ramey on July 27th, 2010 at 08:45PM PST
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