Gino of Chocolate, on…
history / industry / skateboarding / video

Gino of Chocolate, on…

It has finally happened, one of the longest running SLAP messageboard jokes has finally come to fruition as Gino Iannucci has parted ways with Chocolate skateboards, as evidenced by his swift removal this afternoon of his name and bio from their team page. http://chocolateskateboards.com/gino-iannucci/   The forums have probably caught fire by now as the … Continue reading

Life Splicing: a retrospective (The company that cheated death, and the video that never was)
industry / skateboarding / video

Life Splicing: a retrospective (The company that cheated death, and the video that never was)

In recent times there have been some rather monumental shifts within the skateboard industry. Some have been merely cosmetic, such as “big name pros” moving from one company to another for more money and less coverage, while other “big name pros” started their own companies for ostensibly (although perhaps with a wing and a prayer thrown in) … Continue reading