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Viral Video Du Jour

16. April 2014

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Viral Video Du Jour

There is really no story here but there is the viral video of the day, which will probably make it to your local news station later this week and be the subject of a police investigation a couple of days after that. A former Marine named Jacob Hughes who lives near Denver posted the clip […]

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Massimo Tamburini

16. April 2014

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Massimo Tamburini

He was not an American. He was not a Harley guy. His country fought on the wrong side in the Second World War. But you cannot love going fast on a motorcycle without at least acknowledging the passing of Massimo Tamburini April 5 at age 70 in the postage stamp state of San Marino. He […]

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Maloney Out Amaro On Trial

14. April 2014

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Maloney Out Amaro On Trial

The Warlocks shooting case continued this morning with the trial of Victor Manuel “Pancho” Amaro (shown above). Forensic evidence indicates that Amaro, a member of one of two Warlocks Motorcycle Clubs, fired the shots that killed two members of a separate and distinct Warlocks Motorcycle Club. The dead men were Harold “Lil Dave” Liddle and […]

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Maloney Acquitted Doesn’t Walk

10. April 2014

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Maloney Acquitted Doesn’t Walk

A Jury in Sanford, Florida found David “Tin Man’ Maloney not guilty of the murders of Warlock Motorcycle Club patch holders Harold “Lil Dave” Liddle and Dave “Dresser” Jakiela last night. He was also acquitted of the attempted murder of Warlock Brad Dyess. The jury deadlocked on the charge that Maloney attempted to murder Warlock […]

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Maloney’s Fate In Jury’s Hands

9. April 2014

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Maloney’s Fate In Jury’s Hands

All David “Tin Man” Maloney can do now is wait. A Florida jury began deliberating his fate about 2 p.m. Eastern Time today. If convicted, Maloney faces life in prison. Maloney is accused of second degree murder and attempted murder in the deaths of two Warlocks Motorcycle Club patch holders named Harold “Lil Dave” Liddle […]

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Maloney Testifies

8. April 2014

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Maloney Testifies

David “Tin Man” Maloney took the stand in his own defense today in his murder trial in Sanford, Florida. Maloney is charged with two counts of second degree murder and two counts of attempted murder. The charges result from a shoot out in Winter Springs, Florida on September 30, 2012. A third count of second […]

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Oh Joy A New Felony

7. April 2014

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Oh Joy A New Felony

There is a proposed law in New York that would create “the crime of aggravated harassment of a police officer or peace officer.” Really. The new crime would be a Class E felony. This absolutely essential tool for the perfection of humanity by expanding police power is the invention of Republican State Senator Joe Griffo […]

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Maloney Begins Murder Defense

7. April 2014

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Maloney Begins Murder Defense

The prosecution rested today in the murder trial of David “Tin Man” Maloney in Sanford, Florida and the defense began with a victory. Maloney had been charged with three counts of second degree murder and two counts of attempted murder. The three murdered men were Harold “Lil Dave” Liddle, Peter “Hormone” Schlette and Dave “Dresser” […]

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1%ERS The Short Movie

7. April 2014

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1%ERS The Short Movie

These words are written in Los Angeles, well within the Thirty Mile Zone, or the TMZ, which is an area that roughly encircles the intersection of West Beverly Boulevard and North La Cienega Boulevard just outside the Beverly Hills city line. So of course, from time to time, The Aging Rebel goes Hollywood. That usually […]

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The Patch Pulling

4. April 2014

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The Patch Pulling

There are two kinds of news stories – dog bites man and man bites dog. Modern journalism is partial to man bites dog but every once in a while it is worth paying attention to an ordinary story, a story that happens over and over because the ordinary stories tend to become invisible. There was […]

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