Episode 59 - My Friend Mike V on Climbing Out of Hell
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- "Fuck pain. Fuck heartbreak. I'm still in love with life"
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- The Mike V Show! Mike's own podcast is on! http://themikevshow.com
- Skateboarding, of course, but much more too
- Daniele's english pronunciation... (shakes head)... "Tombstone"
- "So what? I have lots of friends" "I don't"
- Taking a flurry of bullets for those you love
- Learning the essence of life from Western movies
- Mike and the Conan episode
- Toughness and sweetness
- Essence more than content. Sharing a larger than life approach to existence is infinitely more important than sharing specific cultural tastes
- The skateboarding industry never cared for Mike. Real people did and still do
- "I, yes. You, no"
- Mike V as my anger-management counselor
- Spinning the tires on a mountain of failure
- People think I'm a hero and I can't feed my family
- What if you can't answer the bell and you are letting everybody down?
- The night in Puerto Rico
- Climbing out of hell
- How do you create strength our of nothing?
- Creating a family business
- Sweden: "Mike V never gives up". Walking six miles in the cold
- Positive rage
- The bike ride
- "I got on my bike, and I rode home. And I was home."
- Mike's website http://www.streetplantbrand.com