February 20, 2017

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God’s Only Demons

God's Only Demons

As part of an ongoing campaign to make Brooklyn a yuppie enclave, New York City police raided a social club called God’s Only Demons MC about four Saturday morning. The club caters to motorcycle enthusiasts. A couple of years ago the New York Times called the place “a members-only bikers confederacy.” “You drive by a […]

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February 17, 2017

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Hack Politician Loves Bikers

Hack Politician Loves Bikers

Connecticut state representative Antonio Guerrera (looking down above), a Democrat from Rocky Hill, is filled with love. He loves motorcyclists so much he wants to protect them from themselves. And he loves taxpayers so much he wants to protect them from the choices bikers make. And, he is wise. He is very much wiser than […]

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February 16, 2017

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Real Fake Newz

Real Fake Newz

In March 2016, a month after its creation, a fake news site named Associated Media Coverage announced that eleven states were implementing motorcycle curfews with stiff penalties for violators. Around the same time, the merry pranksters at AMC also announced that the Food and Drug Administration was about to ban vape pens; that politicians in […]

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February 13, 2017

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Waco Day 639

Waco Day 639

The various criminal and civil cases associated with the Waco Twin Peaks bloodbath 639 days ago remain fossilized and nobody – certainly not the American Civil Liberties Union of Texas – gives a damn. It has been a year, eight months and 28 days since the illegal, mass arrests. The ACLU’s stated mission is “to […]

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February 9, 2017

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Nashville Rally Hiccups

Nashville Rally Hiccups

If you are one of the 4,700, or more, motorcycle enthusiasts who have already bought tickets to attend Nashville Bike Week next fall, you might want to reconsider your travel plans and take a shot now at cancelling that charge on your credit card. The event had been scheduled for Loretta Lynn’s Ranch and Camp […]

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February 8, 2017

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Trump On Asset Forfeiture

Trump On Asset Forfeiture

It is probably fair to say that most readers here enjoy President Trump’s candor and iconoclasm so much that they don’t care that his brain is made of hair. Maybe it is time to start caring. The subject of asset forfeiture came up yesterday during a love in with about half the National Sheriffs Association. […]

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February 7, 2017

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Angel Killer Gets Death

Angel Killer Gets Death

After a five-hour trial, a Thai provincial court has found 28-year-old Australian kickboxer Antonio Bagnato guilty of murdering an Australian Hells Angel named Wayne Rodney Schneider in Pattaya in December 2015. Under Thai law, Bagnato will be sentenced to a year in prison and death. Pattaya is a sex-tourism destination on the Gulf of Thailand […]

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February 6, 2017

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Mongol Sentenced

Mongol Sentenced

A long, strange, overblown and mostly secret racketeering case finally ended last Friday when a Mongol named Eric Eugene “Whitey” Lundin was sentenced to seven years in federal prison, and four years of supervised release for possessing a firearm in furtherance of a crime. Lundin is 67-years-old and in poor health. He had faced seven, […]

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February 3, 2017

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Harley And Trump

Harley And Trump

Harley-Davidson remains the most potent symbol of the America that had muscle cars, choppers and miniskirts; before multiculturalism,  LGBTQ and fatal love diseases; before stupid wars; before soldiers started calling themselves war fighters; before cops thought they were commandos; when it was still a misdemeanor to punch a cop and the cops were more likely […]

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February 1, 2017

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Abel Reyna Puff Piece

Abel Reyna Puff Piece

Mañana, there will be a special place in Hell for McLennan County prosecutor Abelino Reyna. Mañana. Always Mañana. Here, now, today Reyna is the subject of a tone deaf, 1,400 word article published by Texas Lawyer and written by staff writer Miriam Rozen. It is an article aimed at people who have never heard of […]

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January 31, 2017

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Magistrate Trashes Constitution

Magistrate Trashes Constitution

Henry J. Bemporad, a federal magistrate in San Antonio and currently the tail wagging the dog in the federal racketeering case against former Bandidos president Jeff Pike, finally got around to unsealing his most recent decree this morning five days after he wrote and filed it. Virtually all of the case is sealed because prosecutors […]

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January 30, 2017

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EBR TKO

EBR TKO

The most recent incarnation of Erik Buell’s motorcycle company has been knocked down again. If this was boxing the referee would stop it. But this is sport bikes, not a fight. All that is at stake is money, not blood and brain cells. And somebody out there who loves the idea of an American sport […]

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January 30, 2017

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Grim Anniversary

Grim Anniversary

A year ago today, a prison guard and member of the Iron Order Motorcycle Club named Derrick Joseph “Kong” Duran, provoked a fight with members of the Mongols Motorcycle Club working at a booth at the Colorado Motorcycle Expo in Denver, Colorado. When he realized he couldn’t physically defeat a Mongol named Jared “Hercules” Chadwick, […]

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