A Top 5 with a street legend who got good at,
“It's just another form of game. That’s all it is.”
Eric Dressen.


Top 5 Santa Cruz Skate graphics
1. Steve Olson checkers
2. Duane Peters striped
3. Corey O'Brien
4. Jason Jessee Virgin Mary
5. Dressen Mike Giant

Top 5 Santa Cruz pros
1. Steve Olson
2. Duane Peters
3. Tom Knox
4. Jason Jessee
5. Emmanuel Guzman

Top 5 Venice locs
1. Block
2. Big Fern (RIP)
3. The Mess
4. Pony Boy
5. Tuma

Top 5 tattoo artists
1. Sparky
2. Ben Grillo
3. Jiro
4. Chuey Quintanar
5. Lil Pete

Top 5 tricks when you were 10 years old
1. One wheelers
2. Cess slides
3. Frontside airs
4. Tail taps
5. Head stands


Top 5 movies

1. The Odd Couple
2. Bad News Bears
3. Fight Club
4. Snatch
5. High Plains Drifter

Top 5 cities
1. Little Tokyo
2. Venice
3. Pasadena
4. Bristol
5. Lyon

Top 5 photographers

1. Estevan Oriol
2. Block
3. Winston Link
4. C.R  Stecyk
5. Lance Dawes

Top 5 skaters
1. A.V.E.
2. Rick McCrank
3. Jason Adams
4. Alex Olson
5. Dan Drehobl

Top 5 salad dressings
1. Lucy's El Adobe house secret dressing
2. Kraft Catalina
3. Daikokuya's house dressing
4. Strawberry Vinaigrette
5. Thousand Island


Top 5 kids
1. Odin Saric
2. Donovan Piscopo
3. Rob Torres
4. Big Boy Cole
5. Matty


Top 5 artists
1. Mike Giant  
2. Greg "Craola" Simkins
3. Mister Cartoon
4. Rob Abeyta Jr
5. Usugrow


Top 5 bands
1. Smut Peddlers
2. Rocket from the Crypt
3. Social Distrortion
4. MC5
5. Super Suckers


Top 5 crazy shit you’ve seen
1. A man hit and killed by a Sprint Car at a racetrack
2. A guy getting pushed through a huge plate glass window and get cut all to hell
3. A man getting hit in the head with big bolt cutters
4. Danny Way jumping off a 60-foot cliff into the ocean without looking at it first
5. Jeff Kendall do a demo in front of thousand people on a vert ramp made with only one layer of masonite, no plywood, a four inch gap between the coping and the masonite and rip the shit out of it