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Obama Snubs Rolling Thunder Again

June 1, 2010

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Breaking a tradition that lasted about a decade, organizers of Rolling Thunder were locked out of the White House this year. Rolling Thunder is an annual motorcycle parade from Arlington, Virginia to the National Mall in Washington. Rolling Thunder began in 1987 as an adjunct to a quasi-outlaw, transcontinental motorcycle ride called the Run To […]

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Property Of Grandpa

March 9, 2009

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A friend of this page wondered how we could be so stoned or drunk or uninformed as to miss the heartwarming, wry, human interest tale of June Pearce, the 84-year-old grandma from Okeechobee, Florida. If you know this story, keep reading anyway. Pearce has suffered multiple strokes, she has lung cancer and when she looks […]

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Ride Loud Ride Free

January 23, 2009

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Bikers in New Hampshire are fighting a proposed law that would lower the allowable noise limit for motorcycles. Representative Judith Day, a Democrat from North Hampton, is sponsoring House Bill 95 which would lower the noise a motorcycle can make from the current limit of 106 decibels down to 99 decibels. Day says she introduced […]

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