News From January 2007

Toy Machine Griff shows off his Spice-Cam

Image Description Here The amazing Spice-Girls Polaroid camera!
Posted January 31st, 2007 by he does some fine work with it!

Toy Machine Epic Ditch Day.

Image Description Here Boy, I was ready. I had my cameras, my broom, my shred sled. And just when I was about to get an photo with Bradford, and damn cop came to kick us out. What buttfaced losery prick would call the cops on a few skaters enjoying a ditch on the side of the freeway, completely away from everything? The cop said we were doing graffiti. Austin Stephens brought his camera too and shot these very nice portraits of Josh Harmony and crusty old me, along with all these other photos.
Posted January 31st, 2007 by Austin Stephens via The Tempster

Foundation Cairo and Nestor stopped by

Image Description Here Corey came down for the Foundation premiere with some friends from Northern, CA. Cairo, Nestor, Kyle, mixed in with Angel's Colorado friends. I snapped a blurry picture of them for proof!
Posted January 31st, 2007

Toy Machine Toy Team lurks at the Cracker Barrell

Image Description Here What a fitting title for a restaurant filled with skinny white boys...
Posted January 31st, 2007 by The fun is what you make of it, my dear.

Toy Machine A Fine Disaster Area

Image Description Here Johnny Layton back D's the shit out of the extension at the Banana Farm in Texas. If you live in So-Cal, go to the video premiere of flow rider Brian Hanson, called GPH... And congratulations to Nick Trapasso for getting 37th place at Tampa Am!
Posted January 31st, 2007 by The Fun Is Sucked Out Of It

Pig Wheels Ethan at the premiere

Image Description Here I stole this from the Thrasher site. Enough said.
Posted January 31st, 2007

Toy Machine Mr Stephens, Zen Master

Image Description Austin takes his time between goes at a spot. He's not one to be bulldozed into trying things. But he's certainly no poser.
Posted January 30th, 2007 by John Deere

Toy Machine Kevin, will he ever?

Image Description Here Photography by GRIFFIN COLLINS 2007 All rights reserved.
Posted January 30th, 2007 by Woody Allen is a Photo Credit junkie

Pig Wheels Dyson Ramones new ad

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Posted January 30th, 2007

Toy Machine Guys, lets get a Fun One OK?

Image Description Here Here is another Fun One from a long time ago... What?
Posted January 29th, 2007 by Cate Blanchett has never used a tampon or maxi-pad

Toy Machine Tough Guy

Image Description Here Josh steps up and asks what the hell you're looking at. It's best to avert your eyes from his pretty lady and go on about your business. You don't want to tangle with the likes of Harmony.
Posted January 29th, 2007 by Timid Onlooker of death and mis-spelling

Pig Wheels Matt interview at the skateboardindustry.com

Image Description Here Matt might have missed the Foundation premiere last friday because he was in Vegas but that didnt stop him from knocking out this interview. booyahcashaw
Posted January 29th, 2007 by Ali G

Foundation David Reyes footy

Image Description Here Image Description Here David is amazing and has footy in Cataclysmic Abyss. video 1 video 2 Not bad for flow huh...
Posted January 29th, 2007

Toy Machine Ed Templeton wins World Championships - 1990

Watch it! It's a long freaking time ago! Look at the size of that crowd!
Posted January 28th, 2007 by Phil

Toy Machine Skateboarding

Image Description Here It's Sunday, that's what we're doing.
Posted January 28th, 2007 by The Toy Team

Toy Machine Grif's Roids Tell Today's Story

Image Description Austin and the gang skated a sweet bump before it got dark today. Josh almost got hit by a car.
Posted January 28th, 2007 by I Bought The Film, Photo Is Mine

Foundation Cataclysmic Abyss Premiere...

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Posted January 27th, 2007

Toy Machine Billy helps a random zorched American...

Image Description Here Read a map?
Posted January 27th, 2007 by while in Barcelona

Toy Machine Lurking on Random People #34657

Image Description Here Yes, I was watching you.
Posted January 27th, 2007 by I will always be watching you.

Toy Machine The Clouds Mumble Prophecy To Matt

Image Description Bennett left a message fortelling the epic sesh that will be. At every spot he finds a way to climb up on something like the Predator or a ninja or something. Like a giant glass dil-do crushing the sun, welcome to the Cul-De-Sac of Lameness.
Posted January 27th, 2007 by Hillary Swank vs. Hillay Rodham

Foundation the time has finally come

Image Description Here Image Description Here Image Description Here Video Premiere is Tonight! Along with a Tum Yeto open house all weekend, built to shred course being built in the warehouse and Dekline is doing tradeshow. We have a couple things going on right now. Pick you're destiny.
Posted January 26th, 2007

Toy Machine Griff's leg after some serious slammage...

Image Description Here This is why you need to avoid surgery at all costs.
Posted January 26th, 2007 by Send some letters to the letter contest!

Toy Machine Josh Creeps

Image Description Harmony attended a Black Box Open House on behalf of his shoe sponsor yesterday. Business was handled in the form of ample rippage from Josh and Matt B, the latter of which escaped undocumented. Check for more Ed whining over at the cul-de-sac.
Posted January 26th, 2007 by Patience Is A Virtue

Toy Machine Geoff Does a Wallride

Image Description Here Images from the session at the Volcom TF...
Posted January 25th, 2007 by Vinegar tits he says!

Toy Machine Griffin goes down.

Image Description Here Griffin pre-going down. Notice he is much happier.
Posted January 25th, 2007 by Robot Symphony

Foundation shameless plug

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Posted January 24th, 2007

Toy Machine Foreshadowing

Image Description There was some Josh Harmony gnarliness up here earlier, but we had to shut that down due to some complaints from parent's groups saying we were scarring their children by showing such brutal skate attacks. Don't blame us. Loyal Pawns who are waiting for their DAILY injection, enjoy Ed's Blog or the Random Blog. It seems like Kevin refuses to update. ENJOY the stagnation! I'm going hands off!
Posted January 24th, 2007 by The Cat That Escaped The Bag

Toy Machine Staba owns a firearm

Image Description Here You leaf-blowers better shut those filthy things off.
Posted January 24th, 2007 by Charleton Heston is totally down

Toy Machine When the Gnar-Boots need putting on...

Image Description Here Josh Harmony is the man to call. And if you need someone to sack a spine in the nude, call Ed.
Posted January 24th, 2007 by No room for vaginas in this photo

Foundation things got weird.

Image Description Here We ran into some odd people in Ebor City. So we did the smart thing and hung out with them. Maybe this is video hype or something. kinda fits huh? A tampa am 2007 slideshow just got added. Check it out. Or just watch this.
Posted January 23rd, 2007

Foundation Duffel with friends

Image Description Here So i guess we can count the Crailtap guys in for the Foundation Premiere on friday. Nice
Posted January 23rd, 2007 by I took this photo from Mike Carrolls photo blog

Foundation these tropheys were heavy

Image Description Here Image Description Here Sierra Fellers - 2nd in the contest, 3rd in best trick heres the footage of his Finals run
Posted January 23rd, 2007

Toy Machine Ed smiths his way around a corner...

Polaroids (hemarrhoids) by Griffin Collins Image Description Here During a fun shred session at the Volcom park with Geoff and a posse from the HB skatepark...
Posted January 23rd, 2007 by Brian Hanson was ripping.

Toy Machine Sometimes, the day just crumbles away...

Image Description Here And you find yourself at Chuck-E-Cheese's playing games with a bunch of little kids. The spot was blown out, and you just say fuck it, lets go there... Lets have some weird times.
Posted January 23rd, 2007 by We are all children anyway, like Dakota Fanning

Toy Machine Griffin goes Autograph Hunting: #5

Image Description Here But forgets to have Daewon Song sign his polaroid! -Blowing it!
Posted January 22nd, 2007 by The Autograph is the key component to this thread

Toy Machine A fun one of Mr. Austin Stephens

Image Description Here And a mean one too. All Polaroids are by Griffin from now on unless otherwise noted. Austin's girlfriend.
Posted January 22nd, 2007 by Capt. Kangaroo was into kiddie porn

Toy Machine FSU in 2007 & FTW while you're at it...

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Posted January 22nd, 2007 by BTW and FYI, FSU ASAP!!!

Toy Machine Tempster In A Moment Of Mortality

Image Description Ed wandered the cemetery capturing so many's final resting place, perhaps wondering what strangers would visit his grave.
Posted January 21st, 2007 by I Want My Cake

Foundation Sierra places 2nd in Tampa Am 2007!

Image Description Here Image Description Here Placed 2nd in the contest and 3rd in best trick(bigspin heelflip boardslide - first try)! Damn take it easy! check out www.skateparkoftampa.com for full results and footage. 1 Felipe Gustavo 2 Sierra Fellers 3 Grant Taylor 4 David Gonzalez 5 Evan Smith 6 Ruben Rodrigues 7 Chris Troy 8 Justin Figueroa 9 David Loy 10 Donovan Piscopo 11 Ben Gore 12 Sean Malto
Posted January 21st, 2007

Toy Machine Am Team Meeting

Image Description As they rest in between skating at a spot, Matt gives Nick some important pointers about holding down the Toy am team. It's a rough job, but somebody's got to do it... Suffer The Joy
Posted January 21st, 2007

Foundation i dont know about the first hotel in tampa...

Image Description Here Image Description Here So we rolled up to a hotel that i wont mention the name of and it was a bit sketchy, I must admit. Cockroaches and a bloody bed. Sick
Posted January 21st, 2007 by it might be called the howard johnson

Foundation some of the guys at tampa

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Posted January 20th, 2007

Toy Machine Kevin, along with johnny Layton, in a car.

Image Description Here About to drive somewhere. How interesting.
Posted January 20th, 2007 by Delete and replace this Kevin!

Toy Machine Brendan cries in the streets of LA

Image Description Here Although he is not really crying, just caught by the camera at a strange moment of conversation and /or laughter, Brendan, aka BARR has a new record coming out and you need to buy it.
Posted January 20th, 2007 by A person who knows...

Foundation skatepark of tampa update

Image Description Here Image Description Here Image Description Here Sierra Fellers qualified for the finals. Wish him luck. Hes the sole tum yeto repper i think? Good job Sierra!
Posted January 20th, 2007

Toy Machine Bilbo Cousteau

Image Description Billy came by Johnny's the other day to go the the Aquarium. He's chipped a bone in his shin so he needed to occupy some time. He and J-Lay gimped around on an underwater adventure with matching Jimi Hendrix shirts. Very cute... Don't forget to Suffer.
Posted January 19th, 2007 by Red Cap And A Glock

Toy Machine I know it's blurry as Hell...

Image Description Here But here is Geoff Rowley surfing his car down a Huntington Beach street at 55mph, What a nutter! And here is a photo of a Tarantula that he sent me. He shot it out in Arizona...
Posted January 19th, 2007 by Grizzly Adams has nothing on this guy...

Foundation Australian man to Tod Swank: F U!

Someone is challanging the WBS!
Posted January 19th, 2007 by Minister of Propaganda

Toy Machine Remember Summer?

Image Description Here Austin and Josh grilling some dogs back when it was warm out...
Posted January 18th, 2007 by Snowboarding is a Skateboarding derivitave

Toy Machine Intermission until Kevin Updates

Image Description Here Until then, and by then I mean when Kevin decides to do his job, and take into consideration the multitude of Loyal Pawns who are waiting for their DAILY injection, enjoy Ed's Blog or the Random Blog.
Posted January 18th, 2007 by Spacey Kevin, Kevin Spacey, same thing

Toy Machine Disturbing images of Ed

Image Description Here They are not hard to come by...
Posted January 18th, 2007 by Fact:Johnny Knoxville, has never been to Knoxville

Toy Machine Griffin goes Autograph Hunting: #4

Image Description Here This time he got the chief, Jamie Thomas. Here is an old photo of Jamie from 1995 or so, when we were in SF filming for Welcome to Hell. D. Barley is messing with him...
Posted January 17th, 2007 by Marlon Brando hated Puerto Rican's

Toy Machine Austin skates the park with Ed now...

Image Description Here Image Description Here And here is a photo of Austin's girlfriend. Am I serious or not? You decide.
Posted January 17th, 2007 by We skate here too much!

Foundation heres our crew for tampa

Image Description Here They leave today! Check out www.skateparkoftampa.com for updated news.
Posted January 17th, 2007

Foundation dark days with gareth

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Posted January 16th, 2007

Toy Machine Why use the sun in your backyard?

Image Description Here When you can just buy a full size tanning bed for your house? I don't know. Ask Billy Marks.
Posted January 16th, 2007 by Take it level 11 Billy!

Toy Machine Hanging with the skate stars...

Image Description Here Leo and Heath after racing...
Posted January 16th, 2007 by Lurkfest 2007

Toy Machine Ed Sometimes rides his bike to the HB park

Image Description Here Pola by Griffter
Posted January 15th, 2007 by Mel Gibson is a sharp-tooth

Toy Machine Old Photo Blowout

Image Description Ed's been on the mission quite a bit lately, garnering footage for the always encroaching video deadline. There's always one looming in the distance.
Posted January 15th, 2007 by Poacher of eggs

Foundation maybe you will learn a thing or two...

Image Description Here Even though this link is old as shit maybe you will find out something about Cataclysmic Abyss that you didnt know...Or if your over that just click here to watch some footy of Sierra and David during some circa demos. But make sure to close your eyes when the other dudes skate because they dont ride for us. And if those links dont do it for you then i guess just click this. Respect
Posted January 15th, 2007 by Ali G

Foundation in the middle of nowhere

Image Description Here Or maybe just at Duffels house late at night shooting a portriat for Thrasher...
Posted January 15th, 2007 by respect

Toy Machine Griff Lurks at Red Lobster 'the hard way'

Image Description Here You people need to send letters to the Griff's letter writing contest! Griffin is waiting to get some good ones. Winner gets a free board. Here are the RULES. Send letters to: Toy Machine Bloodsucking Skateboard Company 19744 Beach Blvd. #309 Huntington Beach, CA 92648
Posted January 13th, 2007 by J. Gonzalez sent a letter, where is yours?

Toy Machine It's Staurday, and I'm Lazy.

Image Description Here Toy Machine will be skating the HB park today.
Posted January 13th, 2007 by U-Huh...

Toy Machine Diego takes some great Panoramic shots...

Image Description Here The top one is his beautiful wife Mabel, and the bottom one is some serious geometric architecture. Suffer The Joy of having such a keen eye.
Posted January 12th, 2007 by The Enola Gay - What am I? You should know.

Toy Machine A-Stone And The Flip

Image Description Austin kicks off the newest installment of extra footage that didn't make the cut, or got cut, rather, over at Suffer The Joy.com. Scope it or be a loser.
Posted January 12th, 2007 by T-1000's Liquid Metal Wiener

Foundation taking a break from skating

Image Description Here Angel and Sierra at Duffels house.
Posted January 12th, 2007

Pig Wheels Matt Ball sighting...

Image Description Here Matt came in to walk through the warehouse and grab some shoes and wheels. He's been working hard on his Birdhouse part. So keep a eye out for that due out this summer or so.
Posted January 11th, 2007

Toy Machine Back In Burbank

Image Description Matt B backtails for a sneak peek at tomorrow's new post over at Suffer The Joy. Stay tuned...
Posted January 11th, 2007 by I Got Arrested In Burbank Once

Foundation the team rolls out of the restraunt

Image Description Here After eating the guys make it as far as the outside of the restraunt before they stop to talk.
Posted January 11th, 2007

Toy Machine On Johnny's first trip with us...

Image Description Here Before he was even on the team, I suggested we cut his hair, because it was getting out of hand...
Posted January 11th, 2007 by Carrot/ZZ Top related more than you know...

Toy Machine Billy's John Hancock

Image Description I could write something witty here, but I think it's better for Ed to come along and edit it. New post coming this week on Suffer the Joy.
Posted January 10th, 2007 by Evidence Recovery

Foundation oh the anticipation

Image Description Here Tommy and Angel chat as Sierra trys to film a trick in the background.
Posted January 10th, 2007

Toy Machine Griffin goes Autograph Hunting: #3

Image Description Here This time he comes back home with some Steve Berra Memorabilia... Check out Steve's new film, The Good Life, starring one of Austin's favorites, Zooey Deschanel.
Posted January 9th, 2007 by Franny AND Zooey Deschanel, actually...

Toy Machine Like A Razor Blade

Image Description While Ed unravels stories of world championship domination Matt B wonders how the aliens took control of humanity in the first place. Afterwards Ed gave Matt a ride home and they talked about how much Billy Marks looks like Steve Berra. Check out the Car Wash Montage from Suffer the Joy dot com.
Posted January 9th, 2007 by The Fog Settling Over Your Brain

Foundation we're going to Australia

Image Description Here Image Description Here Sierra and Duffel with Angel lurking in the background. Don't forget to check out the Foundation team Flickr site.
Posted January 9th, 2007

Pig Wheels Adam Crew sent in some pictures

Image Description Here So I'm sharing with you.
Posted January 9th, 2007

Foundation Put on your Gnar boots...

Image Description Here Foundation is going to Australia! Well atleast Sierra and Corey are.
Posted January 8th, 2007

Toy Machine Even the Gonz rocks Toy Machine!

Image Description Here If the inventor of street skating does it, what's up with you?
Posted January 8th, 2007 by Drink a smoothie every day

Toy Machine The Twilight of the Future Looks Bright

Image Description Austin had a good time skating this weekend. Clockin' footy for the Emerica vid. He didn't get mad. See clips from the 'cutting room floor' at Suffer the Joy dot com(merce) -(as in commercial)-(as in buy our stuff.)
Posted January 8th, 2007 by The Blue Heron That Was Taller Than Stacy

Foundation Sierra will be returning shortly

Image Description Here Sierra will be flying home from Montana on the 12th to finish up final touches on his part for Cataclysmic Abyss. Rough edits are finished.
Posted January 8th, 2007

Pig Wheels Melcher and Richie sighting

Image Description Here Fellow pig riders Patrick Melcher and Richie Jackson hanging out.
Posted January 8th, 2007

Toy Machine Diego shoots nice photos...

Image Description Here Here the Butcher shoots Kevin as he does his job, filming.
Posted January 7th, 2007 by Harry Shearer, you guessed it...

Toy Machine Finally Ed gets his own Skatepark...

Image Description Here Have you been to it? Its a good place to let out your aggression.
Posted January 6th, 2007 by Joseph Barbera did good things

Toy Machine Ed T and Matt b in the place to be...

Image Description Here Maxing the pixels to glow. (What song is that from?)
Posted January 6th, 2007 by Jew Lea Rob Berts was the pretty woman

Toy Machine Griffin went Autograph Hunting #2

Image Description Here He also found himself Stevie Williams. Who is that in the background? (trivia question of the day)
Posted January 6th, 2007 by Steve McQween was actually a King

Toy Machine A Well Washed Noseblunt

Image Description Ed was ironically one of the last dudes taken to the Carwash. He had a blast and we even went two days in a row. Suffer.
Posted January 5th, 2007 by Skating Like Child

Toy Machine At A Wedding Recently...

Image Description ...the pastor looked like Jamie Thomas. Trip out.
Posted January 5th, 2007 by Something Borrowed

Foundation Corey and some dunny

Image Description Here This really weird guy came up to the car acting like a complete dick when Corey was driving. I remember Corey having to explain what dunny ment to the guy...made me laugh. Maybe you had to be there...
Posted January 5th, 2007

Dekline Mike York interview

Image Description Here I came across this Mike York Interview. Check it out. Talks about his new company.
Posted January 4th, 2007

Toy Machine Ed Floats one over the hip in HB

Image Description Here Because it is the only place he ever skates.
Posted January 4th, 2007 by Demi Moore wants More from her Demi-gog

Toy Machine LA's Sweet Spot

Image Description The Carwash Banks saw a bunch of sessions over the past couple years. It's one of Austin's favorite spots. Check Suffer The Joy and see what didn't make the cut.
Posted January 4th, 2007 by Pivot Grinds Are Fun

Foundation who's skating this

Image Description Here Flat bar spot in Duffel land. Not exactly the smallest rail in the world. Didnt stop Tommy from jumping on it that day though. Sierra and Angel lurk in the background...
Posted January 4th, 2007

Pig Wheels Louie stopped by

Image Description Here Image Description Here Image Description Here Image Description Here Image Description Here Since Louie was in town he decided to pay us a visit. Skated the dick board, bong board, and shark board we have in the warehouse. Pretty epic shapes if you ask me. Then raided the warehouse for some product and left. See you next time Louie. You're personal limited edition bong board is in the works ok...
Posted January 4th, 2007

Toy Machine Phases Of Grif

Image Description This is when he was being especially cuddly.
Posted January 3rd, 2007 by The Hand Shaker

Toy Machine Open The Trunk To Your Life

Image Description Trapasso does and wonders when the new Suffer The Joy post will be up. Soon my children, soon.
Posted January 3rd, 2007 by Time To Handle Shit

Pig Wheels Pig Wheels team video links

Image Description Here After starting the mornings off with usually a skate part i figured i would share a couple. Heres a team list with video links for Pig Wheels. I tried to find videos that you might not have seen. Click a name for their part in some random video. Corey Duffel Ethan Fowler Gareth Stehr Jason Adams Louie Barletta Mike Rusczyk Pat Rakestraw Patrick Melcher Shiloh Greathouse Don Nguyen Richie Jackson Mike York Matt Ball Ragdoll Adam Crew Adrian Mallory Slash Matt Allen Tommy Gurolla Dyson Ramones
Posted January 3rd, 2007

Foundation Angel cruising in Colorado

Image Description Here Image Description Here frontside air and back smith
Posted January 3rd, 2007

Pig Wheels Louie Barletta's new ad

Image Description Here wallride crail grab
Posted January 2nd, 2007

Toy Machine Happy New Years!

Image Description Here Don't forget to kiss some girls this year, (or boys if you like...) J-Lay didn't.
Posted January 2nd, 2007 by Carson Daily drives through Carson, daily.

Toy Machine New Years Are Meant to be Destroyed...

Image Description Here Destroyed by the sequence of actions you choose to make, -that define who you are. Make good choices. in 2008 you will look back on 2007 in ashes, smoldering, wrecked in your wake. It was your year.
Posted January 2nd, 2007 by And of course purchase ONLY Toy Machine.

Foundation Sierra's in Montana

Image Description Here Sierra is back home spending time with his family for the holidays. But don't worry he'll be back soon finishing up final touches on his Foundation part and skating in Tampa Am.
Posted January 2nd, 2007

Foundation Worst contest ever contest winning entry

Heres the best entry we got for the contest. Even though it came a bit after the deadline, i think its worthy of the grand prize. Board, wheels, tees, and stickers. Thanks for everyone that entered. The product will be sent to the winners today. Stay tuned for another contest...Click This for the winning video entry.
Posted January 2nd, 2007