“He cheated death. basically, that’s what he did…”
Bucky Lasek, Talking about Jake Brown’s fall on the Mega Ramp
The illusion of being invincible has been torn down and rebuilt as a result of Jake Brown’s dramatic crash on the mega ramp. Everybody has seen the clip and any legit skater knows it’s just a matter of time before somebody lands funny and dies. You can’t have a slam akin to the one Pat Duffy suffered or Jake Brown went through and think otherwise. The New York Times gets into with an article now drawing to the spectacle and danger that is the Mega ramp. I dig the Evel Kinevel drop at the end.