Wired magazine has a nice piece on skating pioneer-turned-creativity hacker Rodney Mullen. As a kid I wanted to skate like him. Though obviously not enough to get over the novice hurdle.
'Innovation happens at the intersection of disciplines'
-- Krisztina Holly, entrepreneur-in-residence, Los Angeles Mayor's Office
A summation that explains his new career as thought-instigator and is a reminder about why we are fascinated and inspired by masters of one discipline capable of supplying inspiration to another.