PETER SMOLIK via Kendal the Soap Pusher …a quick interview with a dozen questions….pics by TIM HARDY
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KIzrad:Hey, Pete, Good dinner?
PSmolik: Yo, Kendall….yeah…good stuff
KIzrad: 1] So you were just skating in China…How was that?
PSmolik: Awesome, but nothing really stands out, didn’t get to skate much street.
KIzrad:2] What was yer favorite food as a kid?
PSmolik: PALACHINKA! My parents left Prague when the Russians moved in, so I am the first in my family born in the U.S.A. Palachinka’s are like crepes with cottage cheese and jam.
KIzrad: 3]Sounds hella yummy…Ok, What is your favorite food as an “adult”?
PSmolik:Ummmmmm….still gettin’ down with Mom’s home cooking, she makes a potato salad that takes like an hour and a half to make, it’s the bomb.
KIzrad:3] Personally, what was your best year as a skater and why?
PSmolik: Every year is awesome to be a skater, when you’re not injured. ’99 was cool ’cause I got to go to Japan 3 times.
KIzrad: 4] What’s your favorite musician right now?
PSmolik: There’s so many…… but I listen to fuckin’ Juicy J…..
KIzrad:5] What kind of student were you in school?
PSmolik: Ahhhh, I was the one who ditched school to skate. High school was easy. Attendance chicks were my friends.
KIzrad 6] What are you proudest of?
PSmolik: Shit….I am proud of how awesome skateboarding is and proud of my health….
KIzrad 7] Ok, what’s the biggest influence in yer life…be it a person, place, thing or instance in yer life?
PSmolik: Fucking, ahhhhh, ALCOHOL!!!!! I’m under it’s influence all the time![we both crack up laughing]
KIzrad: 8] How would you like to be remembered?
PSmolik: I’m creative, and I influenced skateboarding in a certain “way”…..
KIzrad 9]What’s your favorite herb strain?
PSmolik: OGKush is tight. And Sour Diesel…
KIzrad:10] Do you get dizzy when you skate?
PSmolik: Sometimes when I do rotational shit on a mini. Not on street, lol.
KIzrad: 11] What is your favorite soap?
PSmolik: Yours is. Duh.
KIzrad:12] If you won the lottery would you take it all in a Lumpsum?
KIzrad…Hey, thanks man and thanks for the pics, especially the SD mugshot, that shit is rad. And, let’s not forget the shot of that perfect ass on the blonde…
PSmolik: [laughing] No prob, I love nice asses….