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Heath Blab 2

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cara: So, how's your new shop coming along?
Good, I guess. I'm kind of a absentee owner, because I live so far from Iowa. I talk to them daily, but I don't see what goes on.

f0undation00: Do you have a part coming up that will exceed your part in Sight Unseen?

The point is to always exceed your previous parts. We'll see what I can come up with.

emericanDummy123: Even though the Kirchart 4 came out a few months ago, are you thinking of ideas for the Kirchart 5?

Yeah, all the Emerica riders are always working with the shoe designers to come up with new shit. Now that I ride for Emerica clothing, my shoes will have a lot of tie-ins with the clothes.

mikethedyke23: When you got hit by a car, did you think you would never skate again, or skate as good again?

Yeah, it took three months to see what was wrong. I couldn't even walk during that period. It took 5 1/2 months till I knew that I would be able to jump down shit. There are still certain things that affect it that I stay away from.

emerica fan: How did you pass time when you got hit by a car?
I opened Subsect skate shop in Urbandale, Iowa, but other than that, I worked out and rehabilitated my knee.

baked91: How often do you have to go to your shop?
Probably once every three months, usually for four or five days. They got a park that's good to skate out there.

baked91: What have you been stoked on lately?
Just being able to skate.

Iwanttompennystyle: What music genre do you listen to? What group is your favorite?
As I'm answering these questions, I'm listening to Nick Cave, but mostly rock 'n' roll. I listen to a lot of Pink Floyd, Morrissey, pretty much everything but rap / hip-hop.

DyiNg2sKAte9189: In This is Skateboarding, who came up with the idea of the Kirchart Dance of Despair?

Jon Miner. I may not get a trick every time I go out, but I'll get something. Jon just edited a part out of the things I get when I don't make a trick.

janjanspank: When you wake up, what's the first thing you think about?

Eating, usually an omelet.

abec-1: Security is pretty heavy around UCI. How did you manage to get all your tricks done?

I haven't been there since they took the rails out. But, I'll do whatever it takes to skate a certain spot, like go back at all hours of the night and morning for that window when you get a couple hours.

rezillo23: I saw you in the recent Skateboarder magazine article about El Toro, lipsliding the rail. Are you ever scared of riding such big rails? What do you do to get over it?
Yeah, they're scary. I usually think of the worst case scenario and try to avoid it. Most of the time you don't get hurt on the big stuff, but when you do, it's bad.

Guile: If this little planet was about to be destroyed by aliens and you could only save one of your video parts, which one would it be?
I'd edit them all together and make one that I'm happy with. But, really I wouldn't care, because the planet is going to be destroyed.

nioreh25: How loose do you ride your Indys? How hard are your bushings?
The bushing's are stock orange Indy bushings. I ride them at the point where the bolt is flush with the nut.

PopwarPanda: Have you ever got booed to your face by some kid at a demo?
Probably.

bighank: Have you put any thought into what you want to do with your life after skating?
Yeah, I want to own a ranch with a private skatepark in the barn. Retirement.

Andrew: How do you like your steak cooked? I myself am a medium rare type of person.
Me, too, boiling in butter.

emerica303: If you were locked in a Lowe's warehouse with George Clooney and Carmen Electra asking you to tie their shoes, and George had rabies and Carmen had a chain saw and didn't look very predictable, would you tie their shoes? BUT WAIT! You also have a broken leg, you are very stoned, it is hailing the size of grapefruits, it is 3:33 a.m., you are sweating an ocean in the store, and you have a belly full of Lamar's donuts.
Good question. Wait, I forgot what the question was.

Moohaumed: About your song in This is Skateboarding, how come Mellow only sings that one song? That's the only one I can find from them, at least. Where'd you hear about them? What else do they sing, and where do I get the songs?
They have other songs. The song I used sounds different than their others, though.

Moohaumed: Do you have an account with Park Avenue Bank? If so, I'm sure my mom could give you a big interest-free loan if you'd let me come live with you or adopt me, or something.
Interest free? When's it come due?

ILOVEMERICA: If you had to change your name, what would it be?
Skoops De Kan

greyskate13: Do you still watch cartoons?

Yes.

ultimask8er: Is blowing up random stuff with fireworks as fun as skating? What kinds of things do you like blowing to bits? What's your favorite explosive to use?
I think you got the wrong guy, I'm the guy that likes to crush shit.

ezerica: Are you going to try anything else down El Toro again?
No. There are other rails.

ezerica: How do you feel when you see a kid wearing your pro shoe? Do you get pissed when someone says they hate it? Do you wear any other pro shoe but yours, like the KSL1 or the B.Herman?
It's kind of like being locked in a Lowe's warehouse with George Clooney and Carmen Electra.

ILOVEMERICA: Have you ever farted on a toilet seat cover and heard your fart get amplified?
Yes, It's a thing of beauty.

FatMatt: I read recently that there are a few big-name street pros that have never dropped in on a proper vert ramp. I think that is a bit lame. I'm sure you have done it at some point. What do you think of the pros that have not?
What's a vert ramp?

Boywhocriedskate; Would you ever become a black polar bear?

I prefer to be a black sheep.

Stephaniesays: Do you sleep with your socks on or off?
Definitely OFF. Fuck those people that sleep with their socks on.

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(37) responses to: Heath Blab 2

  1. For kids who are coming up and are really getting good. what would you suggest for them to do after getting a local shop sponser.

    LeroyHermzy's Emeritar LeroyHermzy Posted:
  2. For kids who are coming up and are really getting good. what would you suggest for them to do after getting a local shop sponser.

    LeroyHermzy's Emeritar LeroyHermzy Posted:
  3. 2nd bitches

    mikethedyke23's Emeritar mikethedyke23 Posted:
  4. 2nd bitches

    mikethedyke23's Emeritar mikethedyke23 Posted:
  5. pretty cool, and one of my Q's got on there, im 2 for 2 in blab questions

    mikethedyke23's Emeritar mikethedyke23 Posted:
  6. lol

    ggk's Emeritar ggk Posted:
  7. pretty cool he answered two of my question

    ezerica's Emeritar ezerica Posted:
  8. The interview is DONE. Don't ask anymore questions.

    Poster's Emeritar Poster Posted:
  9. yea wtf, guys its over, those were good q's they picked, not retarded like last time

    emericanman575's Emeritar emericanman575 Posted:
  10. dude, I'm kinda bummed they didnt pic my question, cause some of the other question are straight retarded, oh well, maybe next time.

    STAY GOLD------>

    Cory Martinez's Emeritar Cory Martinez Posted:
  11. plus i'm actually from Iowa, and I've been to subsect, and I've totally supported Heath all through his years when he used to ride for Foundation.

    Cory Martinez's Emeritar Cory Martinez Posted:
  12. good questions!
    some were gay!

    derek's Emeritar derek Posted:
  13. fuck you, none of my questions were answered!!!DAMNIT!!!

    skateboardingisfun's Emeritar skateboardingisfun Posted:
  14. man i really fukin hate sock sleepers, its so damn uncomfortable,,, all you feel is the fukin socks!!!!

    zVgoSkaTeVz's Emeritar zVgoSkaTeVz Posted:
  15. What works better for you long or short hair?

    janjanspank's Emeritar janjanspank Posted:
  16. nice last question xD

    m00n's Emeritar m00n Posted:
  17. What is your most influential body part?

    PhilCollinstwice's Emeritar PhilCollinstwice Posted:
  18. HEY MOON!

    PhilCollinstwice's Emeritar PhilCollinstwice Posted:
  19. Great responses Heath.

    gabebauman's Emeritar gabebauman Posted:
  20. YES! my question made it on, that just made my day.

    PopwarPanda's Emeritar PopwarPanda Posted:
  21. YES!!! MY QUESTION IS ON THE THING!!!!!

    iwanttompennystyle's Emeritar iwanttompennystyle Posted:
  22. lol emerica303's question and its response was pretty damn funny

    iwanttompennystyle's Emeritar iwanttompennystyle Posted:
  23. uhhh

    reynolds1's Emeritar reynolds1 Posted:
  24. Dude Heath my Question was not in there.

    futurebakerider13's Emeritar futurebakerider13 Posted:
  25. They were good questions,but they didnt pick mine

    AKsk8er's Emeritar AKsk8er Posted:
  26. hah, there were some real good questions.

    miles's Emeritar miles Posted:
  27. how do you ask Questions?????????

    Proud2beanEmerican's Emeritar Proud2beanEmerican Posted:
  28. neato!! Billl!!!!!!

    JaGeRs4LifE's Emeritar JaGeRs4LifE Posted:
  29. iwant heath4 blacks!!!!!

    GlamPunk's Emeritar GlamPunk Posted:
  30. I am the new face of McDonalds!

    TheUltimateGamer's Emeritar TheUltimateGamer Posted:
  31. my name is NIC C. i go to lshs.

    DyiNg2sKAte9189's Emeritar DyiNg2sKAte9189 Posted:
  32. glad my question got enough attention

    emerica303's Emeritar emerica303 Posted:
  33. WTF, i thought we were askin

    chalaybrown's Emeritar chalaybrown Posted:
  34. You listen to Morrissey too?

    TheUltimateGamer's Emeritar TheUltimateGamer Posted:
  35. the bail at the beggining of his section is so bad!

    Bluntpop's Emeritar Bluntpop Posted:
  36. man nigga what make him think people wanna know dat

    sumtimes ya gotta keep yo thoughts to yo self dawg

    im sorry but thaz tha troof.

    stay trillz

    hatetour94's Emeritar hatetour94 Posted:
  37. what is up wit this heath crap,sleepin w/ure socks on. i sleep w/ them all the time cuz my comforter is 2 short.

    k-ply's Emeritar k-ply Posted:

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