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We Own The Air
It’s not so much the X Games as it is our games. For a few days every summer, Los Angeles isn’t a town run by starlets fueled with Botox and cocaine, it’s where action sports stars rule the Walk of… [ read more ]09/29/11
You don’t know me from Adam.
I got my first tattoo in 1977 when a fellow second-grader accidentally stabbed me in the triceps with her pencil. It would be another 12 years before I would purposely mark my skin, yet that small but distinct pencil mole… [ read more ]07/27/11
Soccer players blur together on the pitch. Forget trying to read their numbers; they are reduced to a trail of their kit’s color. Maybe this is why soccer stars of renown (at least in the American consciousness) have had distinctive… [ read more ]04/28/11
Suddenly, the petite blonde with long, flowing locks bounces up off the couch to proudly display the two star tattoos on her hip. Then, unexpectedly, she lifts up the side of her tank top all the way to the middle… [ read more ]06/07/10
At the 2006 Olympics in Turin, Italy, Minnesota native and Burton Snowboard team member Mason Aguirre missed the podium in the halfpipe competition by less than a point. “At the time, maybe I was a little sour,” Aguirre says from… [ read more ]03/08/10
Amanda Beard has swam in the Olympics four times, dissed Michael Phelps, and been tattooed on LA Ink. Now back from Beijing, she’s ready to dive in to life outside of the pool. By Jennifer Goldstein Michael Phelps is boring…. [ read more ]08/07/09