Here's the progression of my thoughts when I first saw this video of Hä Wie using a golden wheel barrow to do skateboard tricks on the street. I thought it was so dumb. So, so stupid. And then I started giggling. And then I started laughing. And then I started wondering, wait, is this any less ridiculous than skateboarding?

Did this most ridiculous thing—and it is beyond ridiculous to the point of absurd—become a commentary on skateboarding culture? Have I lost it? I must have lost it.

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I like skateboarding, skateboarding culture, wheel barrows and wheel barrow culture, for the record.


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