Sometimes Ben Raemers seems like a big child, somehow lost in the 9 to 5 world. But he also is the nicest guy. What else could you say about a young man who tries to find turf for his mother? We asked him some questions at the Cons One Star Tour.
Your favorite quote?
It'll be alright.
The most played song on your ipod?
"La la love you" – The Pixies.
What do you find attractive in the preferred sex?
Would you rather push mongo or do rocket kickflips for the rest of your life?
I already do rocked kickflips.
If you were invisible for a day, what would you do?
Walk with an umbrella.
What is the nicest thing anyone has ever said to you?
You have nice hair. (They where probably lying).
One thing you want to change about yourself?
If you could meet anyone, living or dead, who would it be?
What do you miss most about being a kid?
I still feel the same as when I was 14.
If you could be any fictional character, who would you be?
If you could witness any event past, present or future, what would it be?
A Joy Division show in Manchester.
If you had to change your first name, what would you change it to?
If you could have any superpower, what would it be?
What story does your family always tell about you?
How I was a little shit when I was a young lad.
If you could instantly learn any skate-trick, what would it be?
Backside ollies like Grant Taylor.
"Been trying to find turf for my mums garden but everywhere is sold out"
If you were reincarnated as an animal, what would you want to be?
What did you want to be as a child?
A professional skateboarder.
If you’d be in The Simpsons, what character would you be?
What famous skaters are in the favorites list on your phone?
Something you are currently worrying about?
Been trying to find turf for my mums garden but everywhere is sold out.
What was the weirdest present you ever got?
Name one extreme turn-off?
How long could you live without the internet?
Biggest decision you had to make in your life?
The best day of your life?
When I got a board with my name on it.
Song that reminds you of the past?
"Shoot that poison arrow" - ABC
Something that makes you happy?
A story about you and your best friend?
He left me to live in Australia.
What would your 15 year old self thing about you now?
He’s an idiot.
One hobby besides skateboarding?
Spending all my money on pointless things.
School subject you were good in?
If you could go on a trip to wherever and with whoever you want, where and who would it be?
The moon with all my friends.
What’s your favorite time of day and why?
8pm, time to relax.
First thing that comes to your mind when you think of last summer?
Lots of skate trips in America.
Were have you been last christmas?
Who had the largest impact on your life?
How do you want to die?
Jump out of a spaceship.
Next thing you do after this interview?
Ride my bike.