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Entries from December 2005

Surfer Radio Gets In The Podcast Lineup

December 29th, 2005 · No Comments

The internet radio world could do a lot worse than Scott Bass and Sam George. Each Wednesday, beginning November 2, 2005, Scott, Sam, and their guests have been on the Surfer Radio Show discussing surfing in the way that it’s been privately communicated for decades: by “talking story.” The difference now is that anyone with […]

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Tags: Media · Surfing

Bonfire Web Site Critique

December 23rd, 2005 · No Comments

Earlier this fall Alex Birch the former director of product development at Bonfire Snowboarding asked me to critique their new website. Well, I did it, and then never sent it to him because I felt like I might have been a little harsh. Now Alex is gone from Bonfire (I’m pre-dating this post so it […]

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Frequency’s Volume 5#1

December 22nd, 2005 · No Comments

Jeff Galbraith, his wife, and their crew has launched another issue of Frequency: The Snowboarders Journal and this one is pretty damn impressive. The story I’m looking most forward to reading is the re-telling of a mid 90s trip to Chile that Jeff took with Craig Kelly, Chris Brunkhart, and some other shredders. It appeared […]

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Nixon’s Green Christmas

December 22nd, 2005 · No Comments

It was one of those stories the came in the back door. Someone in our office called a cousin at who works at Billabong on the afternoon of December 21 to get the t-shirt size of the neice or nephew (you know, to send them a Transworld shirt). The cousin answered the phone saying, “I […]

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Tags: Business · Skateboarding · Snowboarding · Surfing