RSS
Sky Is Falling On ATF

17. July 2014

57 Comments

Sky Is Falling On ATF

Operation Pure Luck, announced on June 27, 2013, was never anything other than a public relations opportunity for a handful of unscrupulous bureaucrats to brag about how they had taken on the outlaw biker menace in Las Vegas and triumphed. The chicken hawks at the news conference were United States Attorney for the District of […]

Continue reading...
Izod Comments On Tipton Murder

13. July 2014

243 Comments

Izod Comments On Tipton Murder

For the last two weeks, members and apparent supporters of the Iron Order Motorcycle Club have been making pugnacious and inflammatory statements about the respect with which the Iron Order is regarded by more traditional clubs like the American Outlaws Association and the Black Pistons. This morning a commenter who is either an Iron Order […]

Continue reading...
The Iron Order Murder Investigation

9. July 2014

133 Comments

The Iron Order Murder Investigation

Jacksonville Beach, Florida Police Department Liaison Officer Sergeant Tommy Crumley issued a press release yesterday intended to clarify “a great deal of misinformation circulating in the public” regarding the homicide of Black Pistons patch holder Zachariah Tipton outside Nippers Beach Grille last month. Multiple attempts by The Aging Rebel to obtain a copy of the […]

Continue reading...

30. July 2014

15 Comments

The Heathens Motorcycle Club

The Heathens Motorcycle Club

From the vantage of Los Angeles, the Heathens Motorcycle Club seemed to appear out of thin air last Saturday when they fought with members of the Widowmakers Motorcycle Club in an Applebee’s in Athens, Tennessee and then opened fire on a member of the American Outlaws Association named Steven Kirkland at a Kangaroo Express gas […]

Continue reading...

27. July 2014

88 Comments

The Athens Tennessee Shooting

The Athens Tennessee Shooting

This story wsa published on July 26 and corrected on July 27. The story was corrected to establish that the Heathens Motorcycle Club mentioned in this story is not connected to or associated with the Heathens Motorcycle Club with a chapter in Rome, Georgia or any other club. It is going to be a long, […]

Continue reading...

26. July 2014

93 Comments

Paranoia Strikes Deep

Paranoia Strikes Deep

The Alabama Fusion Center in Montgomery issued the following bulletin, which seems to describe the Panopticon State’s worst biker menace nightmare, on July 11. This is what your tax dollars buy. This is what homeland security means. “On 10 July, 2014 a Lee County Alabama Law Enforcement Official received an anonymous phone call in reference […]

Continue reading...

25. July 2014

17 Comments

Set Your DVRs

Set Your DVRs

Fair warning. Rebel is going to be on television again. The show is called Greatest Mysteries: Sturgis. It will air August 8 at 8 p.m. Pacific on the Travel Channel. And, just like you, I am clueless about what I will say. I filmed my segment at Kiwi Indian in Riverside, California last October. At […]

Continue reading...

24. July 2014

7 Comments

Fox Backs Out Of Motorcycle Stunt

Fox Backs Out Of Motorcycle Stunt

Fox Television has backed out of a proposed deal to fund and televise a motorcycle jump of Snake River Canyon in Southern Idaho. Daredevil Robert Craig “Evel” Knievel tried to jump the canyon on a rocket powered motorcycle on September 8, 1974. He didn’t make it. Knievel had originally hoped ABC Sports would broadcast the […]

Continue reading...

24. July 2014

75 Comments

Iron Order Killer Still Not Charged

Iron Order Killer Still Not Charged

Relatives and friends of Zachariah James “Nas T” Tipton peacefully demonstrated outside the office of the State Attorney in Jacksonville yesterday. Zach Tipton was shot and killed by a man widely identified as a prospect with the Iron Order Motorcycle Club on June 26 outside Nippers Beach Grille in Jacksonville Beach, Florida. The State Attorney, […]

Continue reading...

23. July 2014

62 Comments

Rebel Is Spelled Correctly

Rebel Is Spelled Correctly

There is a new Facebook page, titled “Liar Aging Rebel,” that provides an alternative to what you can read here. This page’s coverage of the murder of Zachariah Tipton has aroused so much excitement among the leadership of the Iron Order Motorcycle Club that they have created a Facebook page, the only content of which […]

Continue reading...

22. July 2014

130 Comments

Navy Calls Iron Order A “Gang”

Navy Calls Iron Order A “Gang”

Today the Commanding Officer of the Naval Air Weapons Station at China Lake in California issued a memorandum to the sailors and Marines under his command that called the Iron Order Motorcycle Club a “gang.” The memorandum has been slightly edited for clarity. The pertinent passage is in paragraph three. The memorandum read: 1. Open […]

Continue reading...

22. July 2014

40 Comments

Izod, The Wrath Of God

Izod, The Wrath Of God

In 1972, the German director Werner Herzog released a film called Aguirre, the Wrath of God. The film starred the young and edgy Klaus Kinski as the Spanish conquistador Lope de Aguirre who, in the film at least, floated his soldiers down the Orinoco and Amazon Rivers with the promise they would find El Dorado. […]

Continue reading...

21. July 2014

55 Comments

The Law Abiding Motorcycle Club

The Law Abiding Motorcycle Club

The most compelling story in July continues to be the murder of Zachariah Tipton, a member of the Black Pistons Motorcycle Club, which is frequently categorized as an “outlaw motorcycle club” by a (presumed) prospect with the Iron Order Motorcycle Club which is generally categorized as a “law abiding motorcycle club.” Today, the frequently asked […]

Continue reading...

19. July 2014

163 Comments

Belt Drive Betty And The Iron Order

Belt Drive Betty And The Iron Order

Members and supporters of the Iron Order Motorcycle Club have been flaming this site for the last two weeks. It isn’t the first time this has happened. The Aging Rebel’s coverage of the murders of John Lindeman and Brad Lutzow in Phoenix in February 2009 infuriated members of the Sober Riders Motorcycle Club as well. […]

Continue reading...

16. July 2014

93 Comments

Second Hollister Shooting Arrest

Second Hollister Shooting Arrest

Police arrested a second man yesterday in connection with a shooting Sunday, July 6 at a Chevron on San Felipe Road in Hollister, California at the conclusion of Hollister’s annual motorcycle rally. The shooting resulted from a confrontation between members of the Boozefighters Motorcycle Club and members of the Wino’s Crew Motorcycle Club. Three Boozefighters […]

Continue reading...

15. July 2014

100 Comments

Izod Still Talking

Izod Still Talking

The Iron Order Motorcycle Club continues to try to wash and spin dry the murder of Black Piston Zachariah “Nas T” Tipton outside Nippers Beach Grille in Jacksonville Beach, Florida on June 26. In an interview, Derek Kinner of Folio Weekly asked Iron Order President Ray “Izod” Lubesky (photo above) if members of the Iron […]

Continue reading...

14. July 2014

24 Comments

Thomas White Is Still Free

Thomas White Is Still Free

“Justice delayed,” the 19th Century British Prime Minister William Gladstone once remarked, “is justice denied.” Most people interpret Gladstone’s remark to mean that he thought justice is a good thing. Meanwhile, in the new and improved America, a 30-year old named Michael McCloskey, whose friends used to call him “Biker Mike,” remains confined to a […]

Continue reading...
See more articles in the archive