Interview by Richard Massie
Age: 22 and a half
Ethnicity: Mexican, Guatemalan, and Italian
Where were you born? Martin Luther King Hospital
Where’s home? Right now, Pacoima
What do you do for a living? I’m unemployed but hustlin’
Did you graduate high school? Yeah, I got my diploma
How long have you been skateboarding? Since I was 5 years old
Who’s your favorite skateboarder? Carlos de Andrade
Favorite skate video? “Hot Chocolate”
What’s the first thing you do when you wake up? Smoke a bowl.
What’s your favorite song right now? “House Party” by Meek Mill
Favorite cartoon? Johnny Bravo
Favorite cereal? Frosted Flakes
What was your last meal? Chicken with rice and a pizza
What’s your father’s name? Jorge Alberto Mayen
Was he around when you were growing up? Nah. He left when I was like 5, right when I started skating pretty much.
Where is he now? He got killed in Guatemala
Have you ever been arrested? Yeah, like 3 times. The longest was for 3 weeks.
Have you ever taken acid? Never. I seen my homie trip out before, fvck that.
If you could have any job in the world what would it be? Teaching kids how to skateboard.
Did you ever runaway from home as a kid? Yeah. They wouldn’t let me skate so I ran away to skate with my friends and film.
If you could visit any country in the world, where would you go? Spain
What’s your favorite movie? ‘Blue Streak’ or ‘Half Baked’
More peanut butter or more jelly? 50/50
It’s almost impossible to make a PB&J sandwich 50/50? How do you know? Have you seen me make one? (Laughs)
What’s the funniest thing you seen in the past week? A “Big For Nothing”
What’s that? A big ass fool get knocked out by a little ass nigga. ME! (Laughs)
Tell me about your son, what’s his name and how old is he? Jorge Jr. He’s 2 years old and he loves skating. He’ll cry to sleep if I take the skateboard away from him.
How old were you when you lost your virginity? I was like 7 years old (Laughs) It was my older brother’s girlfriend’s sister.
If you could have a one-night stand with any girl who would it be? Selena
(Laughs) She’s dead. So what.
Okay, any last words? Shout-out to all the homies for 7 days.