I n the spring of I walked into a swap meet in Anaheim, California, with eight other Hells Angels. We were on guard right away as we realized we were in a sea of Mongols, a smaller, newer club in Southern California that had taken in Chester Green, a former Hells Angel from the Bay Area. Chester had left us in disgrace and, for months leading up to the swap meet, had been quietly filling the Mongols with ideas that the Hells Angels were vulnerable. Like the rest of us, he was wondering what we had walked into. He was quick with a bright smile and was smart for a biker, but had a reputation for toughness. It was the first time we had met.
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But to some, California will always represent the ideal convergence of land, sea, and rugged individualism a sentiment which tracks unapologetically from white settlement and 19th century resource exploitation through Summer of Love nostalgia and present day liberal smugness. But while hippies were forging a pervasive sense of California cool in the late s, homegrown outlaw motorcycle clubs were dropping a turd in the veggie burrito of Golden State exceptionalism. And they looked damn cool doing it. In an interview with Time , Ray explained his interest in the women he met while on the assignment for Life magazine:. They had to want that life if they were going to be accepted by the Angels. These guys were kings of the road.
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By Eugene S. He looks like fucking Simon Le Bon. And what? I was standing next to a fake palm tree at the San Jose, California club where I was a bouncer.
Top definition. Hell's Angels unknown. Outlaw gang of bikers started by Viet Nam Veterans. Fact- They may be badasses , but!