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More Malice In Waco

August 17, 2017

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More Malice In Waco

In what looks like the most blatant example of prosecutorial malice in the State of Texas since Jim Crow, three obviously innocent defendants in the Waco Twin Peaks Biker Brawl case were superfluously re-indicted yesterday. The three men are Matthew Clendennen, Thomas Landers and Cody Keith Ledbetter. All three men had been indicted for Engaging […]

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Truth Coming To Waco

August 15, 2017

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Truth Coming To Waco

The truth is coming to Waco. A man named Christopher Jacob Carrizal will go on trial next month in McLennan County’s 19th State District Court. The Waco Tribune-Herald describes Carrizal as “the 35-year-old president of the Dallas chapter of the Bandidos motorcycle gang.” That is a lie. The Tribune-Herald has been lying about the Twin […]

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Vote For Cannon

August 14, 2017

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Vote For Cannon

A contractor, former Hells Angels Motorcycle Club patch holder and Muay Thai champion named Scott “The Cannon” Bannon (above) is running to represent a district south of Brisbane, Queensland Australia in the Australian state’s Legislative Assembly. Queensland has been trying to outlaw membership in motorcycle clubs since 2013. That year, the state’s government, with the […]

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Another Kinfolk Arrest

August 12, 2017

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Another Kinfolk Arrest

FBI agents, U.S. Marshalls, Texas Rangers and El Paso police arrested a second member of the Kinfolk Motorcycle Club Thursday night in connection to the fight and shooting that left Bandidos Motorcycle Club member Juan Martinez and three other men gunshot at a bar called Mulligan’s Chopped Hog on July 30. Martinez died from his […]

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Sturgis 2017

August 10, 2017

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Sturgis 2017

The Sturgis Motorcycle Rally makes a little less noise, and gets a little bigger and a little safer every year. The other day, USA Today wondered if the “world’s biggest motorcycle rally” has “lost its edge.” McNewspaper expects a half million people to stream through the far western suburbs of Rapid City this year to […]

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Juan “Compa” Martinez Jr.

August 9, 2017

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Juan “Compa” Martinez Jr.

Funeral arrangements have been announced for Bandidos Motorcycle Club member Juan “Compa” Martinez Jr. Martinez was one of four men wounded on July 30 when a man named Javier Gonzalez opened fire in an East El Paso bar called Mulligan’s Chopped Hog. He was president of an El Paso chapter of the Bandidos. Martinez was […]

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Got Goat Cheese

August 4, 2017

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Got Goat Cheese

The last time The Aging Rebel did a wine story was November 10, 2008. The wine was called V-Twin Zin. It was made by V-Twin Vineyards in Santa Rosa, California. It cost $48 a bottle. Its spokesperson was Sara. Say hello to Sara. Just when you thought you had seen your last Rich Urban Biker […]

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Juan Martinez Dies

August 4, 2017

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Juan Martinez Dies

Juan Martinez, who reportedly was the president of a Bandidos Motorcycle Club chapter in El Paso, died yesterday of gunshot wounds sustained last Sunday night. Martinez was mortally wounded when an alleged Kinfolk Motorcycle Club member named Javier Gonzalez walked into an East El Paso bar named Mulligan’s Chopped Hog and opened fire. Martinez, Ballardo […]

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Iron Order’s New Low

August 3, 2017

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Iron Order's New Low

The Iron Order Motorcycle Club, which has branded itself as a “law abiding motorcycle club” has been using club funds to defend a convicted child molester in a civil lawsuit for the last two years. Timothy “Munch” Martin, sergeant at arms for the Reading, Pennsylvania “Kameraden Chapter” of the IOMC is a defendant in a […]

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El Paso Shooter In Custody

August 3, 2017

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El Paso Shooter In Custody

Police remain closemouthed and details are sparse about the arrest of alleged Kinfolk Motorcycle Club member Javier Gonzalez yesterday at dawn in San Elizario, Texas just south of El Paso. Gonzalez is accused of walking into an East El Paso bar called Mulligan’s Chopped Hog about 9:30 Sunday night and shooting three members of the […]

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Giving Talk A Chance

August 2, 2017

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Giving Talk A Chance

Clifton “Dozer” Roberts, the national president of the Bandidos Motorcycle Club, held a press conference outside a bar called Mulligan’s Chopped Hog in El Paso yesterday. This is not your father’s Bandidos because this is no longer your father’s world. For most of the last half century motorcycle clubs have presented a blank wall to […]

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El Paso Assassination Attempt

August 1, 2017

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El Paso Assassination Attempt

Three Bandidos and a member of a Bandidos support club were shot in an East El Paso bar called Mulligan’s Chopped Hog about 9:30 Sunday night. The victims included Juan Martinez, who has been widely reported to be the president of the Bandidos Motorcycle Club’s El Paso chapter. The other victims were Ballardo Salcido, Juan […]

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Santa Fe Saturday Night

July 31, 2017

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Santa Fe Saturday Night

According to published reports, an unnamed member of the Vagos Motorcycle Club was wounded about nine o’clock Saturday night in an exchange of gunfire with members of the Bandidos Motorcycle Club in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Police have declined to say how many shots were exchanged or who was shot. Police would only say that […]

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