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Brad Pitt Falls Down

October 26, 2009

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The essential Los Angeles motorcycling skill is splitting lanes. It is pretty simple at low speeds but before you come out here and try it for yourself there are a couple of things you need to know. First, this city’s great, cultural gift to the world is the right turn on red so you want […]

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Illinois Helmet Law

March 6, 2009

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Illinois is closer to having a helmet law than it has been in 40 years. Illinois enacted a motorcycle helmet law in 1967 but the law was ruled unconstitutional by the Illinois Supreme Court in 1969 and repealed. Illinois is one of only three states, along with Iowa and New Hampshire, that have absolutely no […]

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Forever Young

March 4, 2009

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A Japanese study released March 4th, which is today here but was actually yesterday in Japan, has found that riding a motorcycle keeps riders’ brains young. “The (rider’s) brain gets activated by riding motorbikes,” Japanese brain authority Ryuta Kawashima said. “In a convenient and easy environment, the human mind and body get used to setting […]

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