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Nag, Nag, Nag 2016

October 17, 2016

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Nag, Nag, Nag 2016

Last night was the Blood Moon, which marks the official start of motorcycle hunting season, so it is time for the annual (usually) sermon about that predictable moment when you meet the deadliest animal in North America. Motorcycle hunting season coincides with Cervidae mating season. Every year, during October and November, packs of horny, male […]

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Harvest Moon Marks Return Of Motorcycle Hunting Season

September 12, 2014

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Usually we don’t bring this up for another month or so, until the rutting begins, but the Harvest Moon is waning and the motorcycle hunting season appears to be off to an early start. At least that’s what the deer call it. Last Saturday near Archer, Iowa Michael Otten of Hurley, South Dakota struck a […]

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The Deer Story

September 16, 2013

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This story usually runs in October but it is has been getting bloody early this year. Last Wednesday an Hesperia, Michigan man named Larry Tingley, died after his 2005 Harley struck a deer in Ferry Township, Michigan. The week before that an unidentified Army Staff Sergeant stationed at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst in New Jersey died […]

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The October Story

October 8, 2012

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October kicks off what deer call “motorcycle hunting season.” Drunk on fermented fruit and driven by their insatiable mating urges, white-tailed and mule deer all over North America are compelled by the shortening days to dash back and forth across the nearest stretch of road. That’s good news for body shops but bad news for […]

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Deadly And Delicious

October 29, 2008

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The deer call these late fall days “motorcycle hunting season.” The end of October and beginning of November is mating season in the deer world. Whether you can see them or not, if you are riding a country road they see you. They are standing just inside the tree line, getting drunk on fermented berries. […]

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Let’s Be Careful Out There

September 3, 2008

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Scott L. Scarborough, 45, of Union Mills, Indiana died last week in a motorcycle crash. According to the official report written by La Porte County Sheriff’s Deputy Keith Waltz, Scarborough was travelling east on Indiana Route 2 near Wozniak Road abut 9:45 pm when the 2003 Harley-Davidson left the road and hit a guardrail. Scarborough […]

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