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Young & Reckless Founder/Entrepreneur Chris “Drama” Pfaff catches up with friends and individuals who have made a name for themselves and overcame obstacles to reach their level of achievements. You can’t google the keys to success, but you can be inspired by talking to people who have been through it.

Dec 28, 2016

This week I sit down with the creator of Agenda Trade Show as well as co-creator of ComplexCon Aaron Levant.  Aaron grew up in Agoura Hills, California being a troubled kid who enjoyed graffiti and the lifestyle that came with it.  Aaron was kicked out of high school and sent to boarding schools where he ran away in a...


Dec 21, 2016

Episode 30 is with my good friend Omar Benson Miller who you may recognize from things like 8 Mile, Get Rich or Die Tryin' and HBO's Ballers.  Omar grew up in Los Angeles and went to college at San Jose State University.  Starting in Drama class Omar discovered that he could make money and get paid from acting.  Fully...


Dec 14, 2016

This week I'm here with Andy Nguyen, co-founder of AFTERS Ice Cream and many other restaurants based out of Orange County, CA.  Growing up Andy would get into trouble, shoplift, get into fights and did not do well in school.  Andy did not know what he wanted to go to college for or what career path he wanted to get into...


Dec 7, 2016

On Episode 28 of Short Story Long I sit down with one of the owners of The Leverage Chris Ngo.  Chris grew up in Orange County and started working as a loan officer after college which shortly after he landed a job for the streetwear company Franco Shade.  Attending a tradeshow in Las Vegas, Chris made his first sale...


Nov 16, 2016

"Commit To It"

This episode of Short Story Long is with my friend, director/producer/writer and creator of Jackass, Jeff Tremaine.  Jeffs creator and executive producer credits stretch beyond just Jackass and into other hit shows like Wild Boyz, Rob & Big, Nitro Circus, Rob Dyrdek's Fantasy Factory and The Dudesons...