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Pimping the Georgia State Patrol

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It was my intention to write this editorial AFTER I returned from Daytona Bike Week. You know what they say about “good intentions” right?  There’s a road paved to you-know-where with them, and sometimes in this business I feel like… Continue Reading

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Evel” Knievel To Be Inducted Into Sturgis Hall of Fame

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The Sturgis Motorcycle Museum & Hall of Fame is pleased to announce the Hall of Fame inductees for 2011.  The Sturgis Motorcycle Hall of Fame is designed to recognize individuals or groups who have made a long term positive impact… Continue Reading

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DOWNTOWN GADSDEN TO HOST “GADSDEN BIKE FEST” MOTORCYCLE RALLY

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GADSDEN, AL—FEBRUARY 22, 2011—There are two types of motorcycle riders- those who seek out the best roads to ride and those who seek out the best rallies to ride to.  Gadsden, Alabama has something for both: a good location in… Continue Reading

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Wacky Brain Buckets

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Brain Bucket:  (slang) A type of motorcycle helmet that enables motorcycle riders to be in compliance with the law where helmets are required, but offers inadequate protection, about that of a bicycle helmet – Urban Dictionary University of Southern California… Continue Reading

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Feds Say They Will Pressure States to Require Motorcycle Helmet Use

From the website jalopnik.com

WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal safety officials called on states Thursday to require all motorcycle riders to wear helmets, citing a surge in fatalities since the late 1990s. Motorcycle deaths have increased over the last decade even as other traffic fatalities… Continue Reading

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Two Wheels Safer Than Four

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Baltimore:  In research that may surprise off-road riding enthusiasts and safety experts, a Johns Hopkins team has found that crashes involving ATVs — four-wheeled all-terrain vehicles — are significantly more dangerous than crashes involving two-wheeled off-road motorcycles, such as those… Continue Reading