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December 10th, 2007 | By | 3,493 Comments



“I encourage you to stay in (Central America) until something that resembles death.” – Sean Penn to Allan Weisbecker.

Bad ass! If Spicoli were to tell us anything even close to that we would drop dead right then and there a very satisfied individual. But if we were Allan Weisbecker, we’d just add it to the other notches on our long, weathered belt where dope running, screen writing, world traveling, A-list hob-nobbing, and award winning memoir-writing are all in a day’s work. sits down with the infamous Weisbecker (author of Cosmic Banditos, In Search of Captain Zero, Can’t You Get Along With Anyone: A Writer’s Memoir and a Tale of a Lost Surfer’s Paradise) to get the lowdown on his soon-to-be-released major motion pictures, doing time on Miami Vice, and the Hollywood machine.

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December 7th, 2007 | By | 806 Comments



Cheers to Andy and Lindy for tying the knot and tying one on at their wedding bash. Check out all the pics and partying from Daize Shane’s very-pregnant point of view.

December 6th, 2007 | By | 1,324 Comments



Lookout, Gabi Reese is getting some tonight. We can’t even begin to fathom the amount of testosterone that’s being thrown around the Hamilton compound this weekend. Is there anything Laird can’t do? Screw Will Smith, it’s LH that’s legend. The following story from Honolulu’s Star Bulletin describes in sickening detail his recent life-saving efforts at Jaws. As fucking crazy as this story is, keep in mind that one of the smaller details is that while 80-foot-plus size waves were crashing down on him and tow-in partner Brett Lickle, he had the presence of mind to use his trunks as a tourniquet for his buddy’s severed leg. Get ‘er done.

December 6th, 2007 | By | 2,430 Comments



What is it with surfers and the back nine? Inquiring minds want to know. Stab Mag takes a deeper look and the phenomena, and exposes why so many of the US elite have taken going (to the) green to a whole other level.