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down fall to graf

Discussion in 'Third Rail' started by DRUNKINMASTR, Apr 18, 2002.

  1. DRUNKINMASTR

    DRUNKINMASTR New Jack

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    down fall to graf

    Discussion started by DRUNKINMASTR - Apr 18, 2002

    Is the inter net the down fall to graffiti as we know it? With ny stores developing toy- action figure type taggers and all the access to all the best ideas, is this the beginning of the end? Is it not a tool only?
     
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  2. Daze One Million

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    Daze One Million - Replied Apr 18, 2002

    no...its the new begining...muhahahahahaha!



    dont mind me...
     
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  3. omone

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    omone - Replied Apr 18, 2002

    two things i dont like:

    someone paints once every 6 months puts it on the net and has instant fame

    people flick the SAME SHIT over and over- im sick of seeing Worms Onorok everytime i log on theyre good AND up a lot but it seems like no one will post a flick unless its a very well known writer
     
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  4. artsol

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    artsol - Replied Apr 18, 2002

    wtf? what is theis thread even about? Graffiti action figures being sold at Toys R Us? what?
    The internet is doing nothing but helping writers...especially those that are into commercial art, it' s getting their shit out there to new audiences who wouldn't normally see it and it's good advertising. Plus its keeping the culture alive because cats can ask other ppl from around the world about their experiences and for advice , thus preventing many from repeating the same mitsakes of the past in addition it's kinda building up a fraternity/sorority between writers so they don't even have to MEET each other in the real world lol
     
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  5. The Fonz

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    The Fonz - Replied Apr 18, 2002

    Magazines and Web sites are destroying the regional styles, and creating a bunch of copycats...
     
  6. DRUNKINMASTR

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    DRUNKINMASTR - Replied Apr 18, 2002

    beer bump

    so its good and bad but over all????????? time will tell i suppose....
     
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    fiberoptical - Replied Apr 18, 2002

    the drawbacks- kids in the boondocks now have access to styles that are particular to certain regions, thus watering down that particular style.
    Without going to that particular environment and experiencing it firsthand.
    The positives- I can talk a gang of shit for the fuck of it when I am bored at work.
     
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  8. SEone

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    SEone - Replied Apr 18, 2002

    There are going to be people in all walks of life that imitate everything they see...from fashion to style! The net is just an evolution of info...
    It has the same effect as a magazine and tv commercials....People bite whatever they likeand want to imitate..fuk it!
    Graf will alwayz live...like CoCkArOaChEs..u cant stop it!
     
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  9. systemdict

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    systemdict - Replied Apr 18, 2002

    This topic is old. Graff been ruined for years!
     
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    ASER1NE - Replied Apr 18, 2002

    with all the best information readily availible , the numbers of quality writers will only rise , not fall .
     
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  11. DRUNKINMASTR

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    DRUNKINMASTR - Replied Apr 18, 2002

    Maybe you could explain a little further.
     
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    (ence - Replied Apr 18, 2002

    i think all those things are bad
     
  13. SPFlatty

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    SPFlatty - Replied Apr 18, 2002

    i agree with the above, and want to add the fact that we all know when someone's got true style. if you bite, it's obvious. if you got your own style thats fresh, that's obvious too. people know who's biten, and people know who's not. coackaroaches for life
     
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    uncle dick - Replied Apr 18, 2002

    two words......CHEAP FAME....what happened to bombing streets??? We all have our home-town heroes and stories that nobody outside of your town knows about...but now??? All i hear about is "this fool from such n such crew did this and that"......and "did you know that this fool from ny has beef from this other fool from cali??"....man....i see pics on this site almost every day from someone in my town (no need to drop names...you probably never heard of him anyways) when i go out i never see him up....ANYWHERE!!!!!this fool hasnt painted anything illegally in 5 or 6 years.........and now he gets cheap fame from his digital camera and a few boards behind his boy's house......fuckin pathetic........thats just my opinion though.....shake em off
     
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    -MOE LESTER- - Replied Apr 19, 2002

    JESUS CHRIST I CANT AGREE WITH YOU MORE!