November 27th, 2015
Archive for the ‘CHECK IT’ Category
While we’re all about giving ’til it hurts, we still want to get the most bang for our buck. (Enter Spitzer joke here.) Which is why we feel it’s our duty to point out what a bargain our Surfrider Membership package is. For a mere $25 you’ll receive an exclusive t-shirt featuring a sublimated photo by the legendary Ron Stoner, a year’s subscription to Surfrider’s Making Waves Magazine, and a decal for you car. Pick this up anywhere else and you’ll be paying $100. True story.Thank you for visiting the Swell blog. Visit us on www.facebook.com/swell for more exclusive fan offers, giveaways and more.
Warning: The graphic nature of this video is intended for mature audiences only. For all of you who’ve wondered how surfboards are made, Lost is now featuring a webisode series that will take viewers from conception to delivery. If you thought the birthing scene in “Knocked Up” was intense, prepare to get sick.
Veeco’s had a ton of new submissions to their public art gallery over the last few months. If you’ve got the goods, they want to see it.
Okay, so Paul Watson, captain of the anti-whaling boat, Steve Irwin, (yes, the Crocodile Hunter) wasn’t exactly shot in the heart, but he could have been if he hadn’t been wearing a Kevlar vest. According to a report recently published on SeaShepherd.com, Captain Watson and his crew came under fire while confronting the Japanese whaling vessel, Nisshin Maru, within the waters of the Australian Territorial Zone near Antarctica. The shot was fired by a presently unknown gunman as Japanese Coast Guard members hurled flash bang grenades onto the deck of Steve Irwin.