Originally Posted by Sliderman
No, it really happened, it was just a LONG time ago.
Threads about oldschool biking started way back. then they went away. Then they came back again, and everybody thought they were new and hip, when in fact they had been around before. It's just that all the new-schoolers were too young to remember.
The same holds true with tabletops, turndowns(lookdowns), tire grabs, tuck no-handers, lawnmowers, big bars, bandanas as cable ties, and landing fakie from, well, EVERYTHING.