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The Poker Run

April 27, 2010

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Where you are going is always where you are. The destination is always the getting there. So at the end of all my journeys it is 45 degrees and gray. I am sitting all alone at a red light on an empty stretch of Pacific Coast Highway. There is not a cop in sight so […]

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The First Toy Run

December 4, 2008

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The fine and revered institution of the motorcycle toy run is now in its 35th year. It all started in the long ago, “Biker’s Rights” year of 1973. And, unless you lived through it you can’t begin to imagine how strange life was then.  Try to imagine outlaws demonstrating in the streets, chanting, “Stop the […]

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Sons Of Anarchy, Costume Melodrama

September 4, 2008

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There is not a moment of truth in the FX television networks new costume melodrama, Sons of Anarchy. Not a moment. Not a second. Not a breath. The show was proceeded by such an avalanche of hyperbole that even cynics hoped it might be better. A cogent show about bikers is theoretically possible. HBO’s series […]

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