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Old 03-19-2009, 01:36 PM
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Default Meaning behind the 8 ball for bikers

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Trying to find the true meaning behind the 8 ball in the biker community. I've seen it given to someone who has crashed, also read it was supposedly a symbol of luck or living on the edge.
Does anyone know the true meaning?
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Old 03-19-2009, 01:51 PM
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the Eight Ball symbolizes risk, the willingness to take a chance and the possibility of good luck or misfortune. The symbol of the eight ball, "Life is a Gamble!"
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Found this: http://www.vanishingtattoo.com/tatto...ols_8_ball.htm
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Old 03-20-2009, 05:27 AM
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All,
Trying to find the true meaning behind the 8 ball in the biker community. I've seen it given to someone who has crashed, also read it was supposedly a symbol of luck or living on the edge.
Does anyone know the true meaning?
Scott

8 grams of 2 wheeled fun? Just what i read, I don't know.
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8 BALL = 3.5 grams......................................
Saw it on Law & Order..................................
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8 ball is the last one to go.... hopefully! L Ray
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8 BALL = 3.5 grams......................................
Saw it on Law & Order..................................
Thanks, its been a while since I read the article.
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Old 03-20-2009, 04:21 PM
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Could be "coke",kind of like the old 13 patch meant pot. Could mean risk,same as the cards,dice,skulls painted on the tank.
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An 8 Ball of coke used to equal about $110.00. Been a while since I read that somewhere....
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Its a symbol of our educational standards, reads: not above what we've learned in the pool hall

Just like some yowens wear their Harvard sweatshirts...

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