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Birth Of The American Biker

Old 11-29-2018, 07:44 PM
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Originally Posted by dennyo View Post
Wish I could see that VID.
I didn't see any link in the OP either, but a facebook link showed up when I hit the quote button. Couldn't get the link to work the first few times I tried it however. Facebook said, "Something went wrong" I eventually got it to work. If you can see the above link in my reply, try it.

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Old 11-29-2018, 08:34 PM
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Thanks for sharing that. Nice too see all that old iron; too bad most of it was eventually discarded in favor newer, bigger, and better.
Old 11-29-2018, 09:03 PM
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Originally Posted by Oko View Post
That was interesting. Did you notice the red ragtop pulling out of it's parking spot and not looking for the motorcycles? And the shot of the cop writing a ticket? The more things change, the more they stay the same.
LOL!! Was just thinking that exact phrase watching this, baggers and everybody wearing the same outfits
Old 11-30-2018, 04:08 AM
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Originally Posted by Kingglide549 View Post
Most people do not know that the Hells Angels and the Patches were all symbiotic of post WW2.
Sure they know. But what they may not know is that the WWII guys stole the persona and the name "Hell's Angels" from Howard Hughes' WW I epic film of the same name that came out in 1930.
Old 12-03-2018, 01:28 AM
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Thank you for posting...
Old 12-03-2018, 05:53 AM
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Originally Posted by TwiZted Biker View Post
LOL!! Was just thinking that exact phrase watching this, baggers and everybody wearing the same outfits
except you Americarnos ain't wearing those gay looking white peak caps anymore.
Old 12-04-2018, 06:29 PM
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Thanks Highwayman

I just finished watchin it from your FB link .
Old 12-04-2018, 10:11 PM
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I was 14 in 55, and traded a 37 Chevy, a 12 ga, Winchester single shot and $20 for my first Harley. A 42 "45" flat head. Living in a small town I was the only one who had one. Mine had the big buddy seat that was great for taking girls for rides. Married one of them and we celebrated our 59th wedding anniversary this year. Wish I had kept that one along with the black and white Crown Victoria I bought a few years later. Hind sight. LOL
Old 12-06-2018, 02:00 PM
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Year looks to be late 1955 except for the one scene that I swear shows the ***-end of a blue 1959 Pontiac.

Fun watch tho'.
Old 12-06-2018, 07:28 PM
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Cool video! Have to wonder how many of those bikes and cars and trucks survive today?

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