Saturday, February 23, 2013
Tosh.0 loves BMX cult classic RAD, too
It's 1986. Young BMX racer Cru Jones faces tough decisions: Race on the Helltrack or take the SATs? Perform freestyle bike stunts on the dance floor or dance? You may be able to guess what he decides because: Cru is...RAD.
We'll be showing "Rad" at our Like Totally Rad Spring Kick-off Party this Friday, March 1. And we're not the only ones with a soft spot for this BMX cult classic.
On Facebook, Brett Rockwell commented, "I watched the riders during the credits incessantly. Learned a TON of tricks. These were the days before Internet, YouTube and DVD. Everything was tape. *Good* times."
And comedian Daniel Tosh loves it so much that he has vowed "Rad" will always have a place on his Comedy Central show, Tosh.0. He even got Bill Allen (a.k.a. Cru Jones) to stop by the show to recreate a scene from the movie:
Link in case the clip below isn't showing: