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Posted: April 29, 2009

Sheldon Meleshinski
by Schmitty


Dudes to go skate with?
Pat Burke, Matt Winterberg, Danny Marshall.

Food to eat?
I love Slurpees—aka a Slurtis. A bag of burgers, Mexican food.

Movies?
Hot Shots is the best. There's tons of bitchin' movies. I'll leave it at
Hot shots. Charlie Sheen.

Good things about living in Canada?
Totally awesome babe girls. Clean air and cheap.

Dudes on Zero to go on a trip with?
Brockman and Keegan, no doubt. Elissa! All for one and one for all.

Gnarliest things you've seen at Black Box?
Wiggins, after some burnouts, broke the window. Pat living day to day. The water fountain out front is pretty crazy.

Top 3 pick up lines?
Wanna make out? Nice boots, eh! It’s not a stain, it's peanut butter, baby.


Photo: Hammeke

Top 3 eyeball stories?
When I was a kid in elementary school, I lost my eye in the snow. I cried. Then my brother found it and wouldn’t give it back. Jerks, man! Chasing it around the kitchen floor at one of my first parties at the Zero house. Every time I turn and talk to someone, they look beside them as if there’s someone else there that I’m talking to. Figure it out!

Top 3 moments with The Chief?
Meeting him for the first time at skatecamp; totally awesome!
I was down in Carlsbad filming for New Blood and didn't have any money to eat. The Chief would give me money out of his pocket for the week. I got really sick at the Zero house—bed-ridden for days. No one seemed to care. So Jamie came over and made me soup and grilled cheese. Cured me! Fuckin’ rights, mon!

Tunes you’ve been rockin’?
Sabbath, Metallica, Bad Brains. All the hard shit.

Places in the world you've been through skateboarding?
Venezuela. China. Poland.


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Most stressful moments?
Getting tested. Hesitation. Chongos.

Hobbies outside skateboarding?

Burnin’ down stinkers. Mariokart 64. Ruin the English language.

Babes?
April O'Neil, Lois Griffin, and Sailor Venus.

People you'd like to give a shout to?
The good, the bad, and the ugly.

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