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Breakin’ and Poppin’

By • Jul 24th, 2007 • Category: Random Oddities

Alfonso Ribeiro's Breakin' and Poppin'The gang over at the Mercury posted a salute to dancing machine, Alfonso Ribeiro. Ahhh…the memories.

Once upon a time, there was a boy in the Midwest who was learning to breakdance slowly, but surely. One day, the answer came to him on the teevee. Breakin’ and Poppin’ (YouTube) from none other than a young Alfonso Ribeiro. You wouldn’t catch me dead leaving the house with that fold-out breakin’ board, but I still have the double album Rap Attack. Damn, the eighties were messed up.

is a post-hardcore rock'n'roller, graphic designer, amateur chef, typography nerd, coffee connoisseur, radio guy, motorcyclist, skateboard commuter, and a reluctant adult. He lives in Portland's Old Town area with the lovely Dr. Adrienne and Rocco the Dog.
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