December 30, 2016

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Seen This Guy?

Seen This Guy?

The Aging Rebel seeks to interview Derrick Joseph “Kong” Duran. Duran is a former Colorado prison guard and a former member of the Iron Order Motorcycle Club. On January 30 he shot and killed Mongols Motorcycle Club member Victor “Nubs” Mendoza and shot and seriously wounded Mongol Jared “Hercules” Chadwick at the Colorado Motorcycle Expo […]

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December 29, 2016

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Through The Legal Looking Glass

Through The Legal Looking Glass

Month by month, the federal prosecution of former Bandidos National President Jeff Pike grows to resemble a previously unknown satire by Lewis Carroll. Call it Through The Legal Looking Glass. Eric Joseph Fuchs, the Assistant United States Attorney who has been trying to disqualify Pike’s lawyer, Kent Schaffer, since October is still at it. Schaffer […]

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December 27, 2016

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Devils Ride Postscript

Devils Ride Postscript

Tommy “Gipsy” Quinn, a star of a “reality “ television show named The Devils Ride which ran on the Discovery Channel from May 8, 2012 until March 10, 2014 has won a legal victory in his attempt to vindicate himself of charges that he molested his ex-wife’s eight and 10-year-old daughters from a previous marriage. […]

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December 24, 2016

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Bandidos Under Pressure

Bandidos Under Pressure

For most of the last 52 years the Bandidos Motorcycle Club has defended its right to remain silent with outsiders. All clubs have a rule that prohibits members from talking to reporters but the Bandidos have probably been more stubborn about it than most other clubs. “Because it’s nobody’s business,” Bandidos National President Bill “Big […]

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December 21, 2016

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Go Ahead, Make My Christmas

Go Ahead, Make My Christmas

The truth may set you free but it is not free. Not here, at least. At least not at this end of here. The Aging Rebel is not a well known site but at least some of what you have been able to read here for free over the last eight years has been influential. […]

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December 20, 2016

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Here We Go Again

Here We Go Again

There is a quote, generally attributed to Albert Einstein – although Einstein never actually said it – that insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting a different result. Maybe the most prominent defense attorneys in the “Battlle of Twin Peaks” case have now gone mad. Yesterday morning Clint Broden, who is […]

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December 19, 2016

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Thomas Jerome “Tom” Fugle

Thomas Jerome “Tom” Fugle

Thomas Jerome “Tom” Fugle, a legendary bike builder and the co-founder, with Harlan “Tiny” Brower, of the El Forastero Motorcycle Club died after a long battle with cancer at about six-thirty last night at his home in Sioux City, Iowa. El Forastero translates from Spanish as “The Stranger.” One of the first people Fugle recruited […]

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December 19, 2016

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No Justice, Peace

No Justice, Peace

The greater part of justice is retribution but the greater part of peace may be to forgive those who wrong us. After seeking justice for more than seven years, an Ohio man named Michael “Biker Mike” McCloskey finally decided that he longed for peace. On May 23, 2009 Thomas Caine White, a part-time, small town […]

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December 16, 2016

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Cops, Angels And Parking Spaces

Cops, Angels And Parking Spaces

New York City police threw a temper tantrum this week because members of the local charter of the Hells Angels Motorcycle Club don’t want to talk to them. The police are investigating the shooting of man named David Martinez last Sunday morning. The Angels don’t know anything. The police insist they do and insist they […]

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December 15, 2016

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Another Waco Indictment

Another Waco Indictment

A McLennan County grand jury indicted another innocent man yesterday. Glenn Allen Walker, a member of the Los Comandantes Motorcycle Club, was indicted for participating in an organized criminal conspiracy that resulted in nine deaths during a brawl instigated by members of the Cossacks Motorcycle Club at the Waco Twin Peaks restaurant on May 17, […]

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December 9, 2016

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Repent Waco Before It’s Too Late

Repent Waco Before It's Too Late

It is no longer possible to be subtle or merely ironic about this. Abel Reyna is a lying son of a bitch who is making a career of obstructing justice. He is an embarrassment to himself, his family, the city of Waco, the state of Texas and to every prosecutor who doesn’t work for Kim […]

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December 8, 2016

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Confirmation Bias Tonight At Ten

Confirmation Bias Tonight At Ten

Since the Presidential election, very many journalists have been tossing around the psychological term “confirmation bias” as they try to explain how they miscalculated the eventual election result. Confirmation bias describes manipulating what you see to conform to what you assume to be true. It means there is no miracle of the immaculate perception. When […]

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December 7, 2016

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Coming For The Lawyer

Coming For The Lawyer

Assistant United States Attorney Eric Joseph Fuchs, the lead prosecutor in a racketeering case against four members of the Bandidos Motorcycle Club including former National President Jeffrey Pike, is apparently trying to make his case easier to win. Fuchs, who has been out of law school for about  nine years wants to disqualify Pike’s attorney, […]

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