Roller skaters from Chicago are known for their very unique style, called “JB”. Now the New York Times recognized its prominence in a feature.
Dope or Nope? Hot or Not? Trend or Trash? Modern life is all about style and self-expression. But who defines “cool”? Are there timeless objects in our fast world of commerce? The Canadian journalist Dave LeBlanc goes into these matters and has identified roller skating as pretty long-lasting-cool in the latest episode of his web series Where Cool Came From.