Skimboarding as a whole has gotten way too vanilla when the sport has a lot of other flavors worth trying. Sometimes a sparkling clean image isn't the best thing for a sport in the long run. Not being politically correct all the time sure hasn't hurt skateboarding, snowboarding or FMX. Who has had the longterm influence in skateboarding. It's the ones thinking outside the box like Dogtown and to a greater extent Steve Rocco who ultimately influenced a lot more than just skateboarding. Why is this so frowned upon in skimboarding? Why does the whole sport have to pretend they're Kelly or Andy when even in surfing that image isn't the reality?