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This week on TYFO, @FUELTV reveals that they have the Bo Jackson of action sports and introduces us to the sport of Danger Swimming. As a bonus find out what I will be doing this Sunday at 10P ET. Hint: It does not involve Shrimp.

BIO: FuelTV is the action sports lifestyle network for skateboarding,snowboarding, surfing, BMX, motocross, and wakeboarding. The network launched July 1, 2003 and is seen in more than 30 million U.S. homes. FuelTV is the home for original series, prestigious event coverage, and much more. Their programming is available in more than 50 countries around the world with 24/7 channels operating in Australia and Europe.

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Joining us today for Nic Cage’s favorite interview series which references one of his movies is action sports lifestyle network @FUELTV.

 

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Q: On a scale of 1-10, How awesome is the movie Face-Off?

Fuel TV
A: 7.5 It’s no Con-Air (the Holy Grail of bad Nic Cage movies) and it’s also no “Broken Arrow” (the HG of bad Travolta movies)

 

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Nic Cage’s accent in Con Air might be the worst of all-time

 

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Q: Your new show Bubba’s World premiered Sunday, how much shrimp is involved?

Fuel TV
A: If “shrimp” is slang for “hot chicks in bikinis” then, a ton. (Ed. Note: I know what I am doing Sunday now)

 

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Q from @thedewtour: Can you give me an interesting fact that most people don’t know about a #DewTour athlete?

Fuel TV
A: Fabrizio Santos just changed his relationship status on Facebook to “single”

 

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Q: Fill in the blank for this SAT question – Video Killed the Radio Star:MTV::____________:FuelTV

Fuel TV
A: One of the “Pinto” commercials

Fuel TV

A: P.S. “Pinto” is our mascot http://bit.ly/b64SMs (Ed. Note: Ahhh. I thought of the car first http://bit.ly/b9XTSZ)

 

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Q from @Ridertech: Where is your favorite place to ride?

Fuel TV
A: Barcelona Spain is a favorite spot for skaters/BMXers. Check this seg. from The Daily Habit http://bit.ly/9iXhaO

 

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Q from @skiingrogge: Is it true @twallisch will be featured on “First Hand” and when will it air?

Fuel TV
A: Yes. @twallisch will be on Firsthand 7/18/10. In the meantime, here he is hosting the powder awards: http://tinyurl.com/yk4nmo9

 

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Q from @liskes: What’s your favorite event you look forward to covering?

Fuel TV
A: Dew Tour, duh. Check out our Dew Underground page http://bit.ly/dgFlJD

 

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@rcoreysmith Gives Face-Off an 8. That’s about right in my mind too

 

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Q: Which better describes you: Fuel by Metallica, Hemorrhage by Fuel, or “a material burned to obtain NRG & 2 heat or move objects”

Fuel TV

A: None of those. “Won’t Get FUELED Again” by The Who.

 

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Q from @YuLino: What is Pinto (The FuelTV Mascot). What is his favorite sport?

Fuel TV
A: Pinto enjoys all sports equally. He’s the Bo Jackson of action sports. (Ed. Note: Pinto knows BMX.)

 

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Q from @pballin77: Is there any sports you would like to cover but are not currently covering?

Fuel TV
A: We hear “Danger Swimming” is very popular with the kids these days http://bit.ly/d5Y3PA

 

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Q from @Dmills3: Do you think there should be more network coverage for action sports events besides the X Games?

Fuel TV
A: Yes. We love it when our favorite athletes get mainstream love, BUT you can just watch them on Fuel TV…right? in reply to juniorojeda

 

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Q from @juniorojeda: Any new Thrillbillies episodes in works?

Fuel TV
A: Yes. New Thrillbillies start filming in the Spring. In the meantime, watch old episodes here: http://bit.ly/9lvdgE

 

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Sadly, that is all the time we have today. Big thanks to @FUELTV for joining us! Check out their site for even more goodness www.fuel.tv

 

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Since we ran out of time, I will answer some of your questions myself.

 

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Q from @evico: Who is your dream interview and what is the 1st question would you ask him/her?

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A: Two answers: Jim Boeheim – “On a scale of 1-10, How awesome is the movie Face-Off?” – Bar Refaeli “Will you marry me?”

 

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Q from @stevenpailesbmx: What’s it like filming so many extreme sports does it ever get tiring?

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A for @stevenpailesbmx: No. But I mix it up with all sorts of other sports too. I have a diverse portfolio

 

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Q: @FUELTV has the same birthday (July 1) as Liv Tyler, what is your favorite Aerosmith song?

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A: I’m gonna go with Cryin because the video w/ Alicia Silverstone jumping off a bridge was a big part of my childhood http://bit.ly/aleo2N

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A Continued: Did anyone at any point in time think bungee jumping with a string tied to ur belly button ring was even remotely possible?

 

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I will be picking the #TYFO winner shortly. Results and video coming soon. Stay tuned

 

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The winner of the #TYFO prize this week will be revealed in about 30 min. http://bit.ly/acR58B As promised, 7 minutes in Heaven was involved

 

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@gabeherndon is the winner of @FUELTV prize pack. DM me your info and we’ll send you the goods. Thanks to everyoe for the Qs!

 

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