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SKATEBOARDING => SHIT TALK => Topic started by: jbs70 on March 05, 2011, 06:57:38 AM



Title: 80's propaganda
Post by: jbs70 on March 05, 2011, 06:57:38 AM
Anyone form the 80's give info. I cant remember much of anything these days. Propaganda/ ad from the late 80's Thrasher old asian man with hat riding nose on a longboard? What was that for?


Title: Re: 80's propaganda
Post by: krusher on March 05, 2011, 01:11:34 PM
I don't remember the ad you speak of but my memory sucks as well

Propaganda- Powell Peralta (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mdKGP1F_xBg#)


Title: Re: 80's propaganda
Post by: C H U C K on March 05, 2011, 05:29:12 PM
I'm pretty sure it had something to do with the UFC or Mt. Dew.  ;)


Title: Re: 80's propaganda
Post by: jbs70 on March 06, 2011, 12:04:49 PM
OK it is what it was.....Just driving me crazy.

It was like Ho Chi Minh type dude in robe smoking stogie standing on the nose of a longboard going down the road. oh well.


Title: Re: 80's propaganda
Post by: C H U C K on March 06, 2011, 01:09:12 PM
My guess is it was probably a Jimmy'Z ad.  Oh wait.. probably not as skateboarding was too raw back then and free of corporate monies. ;)


Title: Re: 80's propaganda
Post by: krusher on March 07, 2011, 02:06:58 PM
Are you sure you weren't thinking of a poodle?


(http://www.thrashermagazine.com/images/image/Features/2009/1988/8808/800t/8808p128-C3.jpg)


Title: Re: 80's propaganda
Post by: susej on March 08, 2011, 06:21:29 AM
That sounded vaguely familiar... :-\