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Capital XTRA In The Morning With Jez Welham 6am - 10am
9 October 2015, 16:26
Is your Instagram feed one big hoverboard party?
In case you haven't noticed (you've definitely noticed), Hip Hop artists appear to have collectively decided to put an end to a tradition that has served humanity perfectly well for thousands of years now.
They've decided to stop walking places.
Whilst the majority of us are stuck using such an ancient mode of transport (putting one foot in front of the other is so last year), artists such as Chris Brown, Tyga and Wiz Khalifa are now 'rolling' places, on what people are calling (rightly or wrongly) 'hoverboards.'
So, our question is this...
We could go on but you get the point. Everyone on your Instagram feed has a hoverboard-segway-wheely-thing.
i want a hoverboard/segway whatever it's called— jennifer (@j_nniferx) October 8, 2015
I need me a hoverboard Segway or whatever the hell its called.— A. (@AIRWVES) September 16, 2015
That hoverboard thing or whatever it's called seems fun.— Jojo Culé (@jperkovic93) October 6, 2015
Really want a cyboard or hover board or balance board or whatever they are called— Ryan Virtucio (@Ry_Virtucio) October 3, 2015
This is not called a hoverboard pic.twitter.com/9gGpwlQjch— 丹尼爾 (@itisidaniel) September 19, 2015
I want one of those hover board wheely things. You know what I mean?— Matty. (@matty_selley) October 8, 2015
It’s interesting how upset people get when you call it a hoverboard, but then all give different answers as to what it actually is called XD— Matthias (@Matthiasiam) October 6, 2015
All because I didn't want to ditch the technogy everyone will be using in the next 6 months. Do what you want kids. pic.twitter.com/7F0KIQgFrA— Cameron (@wizkhalifa) August 23, 2015
What's even funnier than them not bein able to do shit is they'll be riding them soon as well. Maybe ones I design. https://t.co/ITTewi2NzZ— Cameron (@wizkhalifa) August 23, 2015
theres this new thing alternative to hoverboards its called legs they get you places like the hoverboard but i mean thats only if youre poor— BALL THESE HOES (@Balliooo) October 3, 2015