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YOU DON’T SAY? 8 LETTER FROM THE EDITORS 21 DIVA ANGELS 40 DEW DROP INN 42 CHARLIE’S BACK YARD 44 OL’ CHARLIE 3 FINGER 46 FROM THE PEN OF BIG AL
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3 FRAN HAASCH 10-12 CRUISIN’ CALENDAR 15 FT SALES STAFF 30-33 CLASSIC RAMBLINGS
DECEMBER RECAP OF EVENTS
FEATURES 18 FTV SCHEDULE 24-29 FT EXPO INFO 47 THE WALL 48 CFL MAP 49 FUNNY BONES - JOKES 50 SPARE PARTS 51 TEDDY’S TRAVELS 56-57 ORGANO GOLD 60 LEGAL ADVICE: DUI 64 THUNDER CARTOON 65 FT & DNA CYCLES BIKE 66 BEEF O BRADY’S 69 ABATE INFO
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2012 FLORIDA MOTORCYCLE EXPO AND BIKE BUILDER INVITATIONAL JAN. 27-29, 2012
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Here we are .... the most important month of the year for Full Throttle Magazine! January 27-28-29 are the dates of the 2012 Florida Motorcycle Expo that will take place at Quaker Steak & Lube, 10400 49th Street North in Pinellas Park. We will take over the parking lot and add hundreds of vendors, we will have the fantastic Jagermeister stage for the very best bands in the Tampa Bay area including Bobby Friss, The Black Honkeys, Greg Billings and the Dive Bar Stalkers (see the complete band list and schedule of events inside this issue), we will have a huge tent that will be the home of over $1-million in customized motorcycles that will battle for $7,500 in cash prizes in the Bike Builder Invitational, we will have a tattoo contest, $100 hourly giveaways, tons of raffle prizes, the Miss Full Throttle Pageant and a fireworks display on Saturday evening and a giant ridein bike show on Sunday! You won’t want to miss this spectacular event .... I guarantee you it will “knock your socks off” !!! QS&L is always packed on Wednesday nights, but the expo is a different animal. Last year we had an estimated 3-day crowd of 12,000 and we set records for the “best ever” days at the Lube. This year we are looking to smash those numbers and we have the bands, vendors, motorcycles and events to do it! If good old Mother Nature cooperates, we will put on an event Tampa Bay won’t soon forget! I hope everybody had a safe and happy New Year and you made resolutions that you can actually keep. Mine is that I am going to make a concerted effort to eat better and work out more. I have set a goal to lose between 7-10 pounds by my birthday on March 3 .... I know that’s not huge but I will keep you posted on my progress! Have a great month of January and I hope to see all of you at the Florida Motorcycle Expo on January 27-29 at QS&L !!!
Welcome 2012!!! I am really looking forward to a great New Year! There are lots of reasons to be happy about this year including my kids are growing up, the Expo is looking great at this moment in time and there are lots of plans for growth in the Full Throttle MULTIMEDIA future! But most of all because on Wednesday December 21st, at Quaker Steak and Lube in front of at least 500 people standing around the stage, I got down on one knee and proposed to my beautiful girlfriend Tonya Jenkins and she said YES! I am so happy, lucky, honored and all the other great words you can say to have such an amazing woman in mine and my daughter’s lives. I am truly blessed and look forward to making Tonya my "Blushing Bride" sometime in 2012 for sure! The next subject on hand is the 2012 FLORIDA MOTORCYCLE EXPO AND BIKE BUILDER INVITATIONAL! I personally am so excited for this event I could bust at the seams! We all have put a lot of hard work into getting this bigger and better each and every year. This year we have FREE fireworks, awesome bikes in the Bike Builder Invitational, The Jagermeister Stage and a ton or great bands like the Black Honkies, Greg Billings, Bobby Friss and The Dive Bar Stalkers. NOT TO MENTION THAT THE ENTIRE EVENT IS FREE OF CHARGE!!!! In years past we have had to charge to cover our costs on the huge venue. This year we brought on a few sponsors to help us and make this a free event for everyone to enjoy! There is no charge to go into the Bike Builder Invitational Tent or anywhere else for that matter. In fact you should bring the family out, grab some food, look at the bikes and the vendors and hang around an hour or two and just have fun. Saturday night, if everything goes well, we have the fireworks going off right before Greg Billings starts rockin’ the Stage! Oh yea, we are also giving out $100 an hour while the event is open, see the schedule in this month’s issue for all the info. You should plan on being at the Expo this year if you haven’t been in the past, It’s going to be one of the best yet! Last I want to thank MOUSE from Mouse’s Sunset Tattoo’s for finishing up my Chief Cupcake tattoo. We talked about it for at least a year and things finally came together and the final product looks as good if not better than I could have ever imagined. YES, a biker looking cupcake! If you want to see it just ask and I will gladly show anyone. You can always find me at Quaker Steak and Lube on Wednesday Nights! If you are looking for a great tattoo artist who does some of the best work I have ever seen, you want to contact Mouse and get your "mouseterpiece"! Mouse will be set up at the Motorcycle Expo January 27-29, 2012 at Quaker Steak and Lube or you can find him at his shop at 624 East Bay Drive in Largo or you can reach him at 727-804-1014. THANKS MOUSE! I LOVE THE TATTOO! I would like to wish everyone a Happy New Year and don’t make any New Year resolutions you can’t keep. Good Luck and be safe!
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TAMPA BAY AREA CRUISIN’ CALENDAR SUN. JANUARY 1ST - WEBSTER MONTHLY SWAP MEET, CAR & BIKE SHOW - Located at Webster Westside Flea Market, 516 NW 3rd. Steet (CR 478 & NW 3rd. St) Webster FL. 33597. Gates open 8:00 AM until 3:00 PM the 1st Sunday of every month rain or shine. General admission $5.00, children under 14 FREE. Show & Corral(for sale by owner) registration $10.00. Club/Organization Participation Award (10 or more vehicles registered) Trophies & Cash Prizes! Vendors welcome: outside 15' x 30' spaces $18; covered 10' x 10' $10. ATM provided by FL ATM SERVICES always on site. Contact: Jackie Smith. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Info: 800-832-7396. Reservations: 352628-4656. www.myspace.com/webstercyclemeet JANUARY 6th-8th - 2012 Thunder By The Bay Motorcycle Festival. Starts on 1/6/2012 and ends on 1/8/2012. At Downtown Sarasota, ph 941-371-8820 x 1800. MAP 2012 Thunder by the Bay event schedule: Friday - January 6h “Born To Be Wild” Kickoff Party 7pmmidnight at Hyatt Regency. $15 Person at the door, cash food stations & bar, casino style gaming, The Billy Rice Band, silent auction, dress is Biker Casual, secured motorcycle parking, vehicle valet parking available. Saturday - January 7th “Dealer Day” from 8:30am-2pm, Stop by Rossiter’s H-D, Manatee River H-D, Hap’s Cycle Sales, and Sarasota Ford - win some cash! Downtown Festival Noon11pm, free admission. Vendors, demos, great food, bike parking on Main St (between Pineapple Ave & Gulf Stream Ave) and on South Palm Ave. Live entertainment on Jagermeister Stage: Tucci Group 1–2:30pm, The Boneshakers 5–6:30pm, The Lauren Mitchell Band 7–8:30pm, Highway To Hell 9–11pm. Sunday - January 8th “Cruise for Cash” Scenic Ride - 9-11am Registration at O'Leary's Tiki Bar and Grill, 5 Bayfront Drive, $10 hand /3 for $20. Downtown Festival 11am-6pm Main Street / Downtown Sarasota, 15 Class Bike Show 10:30am-2pm Registration at South Palm Avenue in Downtown Sarasota, winner annunced at 4pm, info 941-371-8820 ext. 1800, e-mail bonnie.jackson@ thefloridacenter.org. www.ThunderByTheBay.org. SAT. JANUARY 7th - Plant City Bike Fest. 5-9pm in Historic Downtown Plant City, 102 N. Palmer St. MAP Held the first Saturday of every month. Featuring live music, food & vendors, 50/50 drawing, & a great opportunity to visit the Downtown shops with the whole family, emceed by Radical Randy & Wendy Bob. For attendees admission & parking is FREE. For show participants entry fee is only $5.00 for each category entered, register bike between 5pm-7pm, info 813-754-3707. www.PlantCity.org SUN. JANUARY 8TH - 8th Annual Locks of Love Poker Run. 10AM First bike out from Biff Burger, 3939 49th St N, St Pete, ph 727- 527-5297. MAP Stops at: Peggy's Corral, MacDaddy's Lounge, No 7 Saloon, 3pm ends back at Biff Burger. 5pm Last bike in, 3-6pm haircuts at Biff Burger, info Ann Bastein 727-954-6100, taseana_lynn@ yahoo.com for any door prizes/auction items to donate.
TAMPA BAY AREA CRUISINâ€™ CALENDAR JANUARY 12th-15th - GIBTOWN BIKE WEEK - Gibtown Bike Week. January 12th, 13th, 14th & 15th. $1000 12-Class Ride in Bike Show, Food & Drinks, Vendor Space Available Free Camping, Free RV Hook Ups with electric, Live Music all week (20 plus bands), 4 Day VIP packages $100 & $150, Free Beer, Free Food, Sat-Sun VIP RV Parking.Florida's most entertaining bike event www.gibtownbikeweek.com 813-677-3590. Showmen's Club 6915 Riverview Dr. Riverview, FL 33578 (1/4 E. of Hwy 41 on Riverview Dr.) SAT. JANUARY 14 - LAKELAND BIKE NIGHT AT MOJO'S - Lakeland Bike Night 2nd Sat of each month 5-9pm at Mojo's. Wings ~ Burgers ~ Beers ~ 50/50 Drawing ~ Mojo Ladies ~ Custom Bike Show ~ Entertainment ~ Music ~ Fun!!! Mojo's 1853 E Memorial Blvd. Lakeland, FL 33801. Phone: 863-583-9119 863-583-9119 SAT. JANUARY 14TH - SCREWIE LOUIE'S BATTLE OF THE BANDS - WEEKEND BIKEFEST & BATTLE OF THE BANDS. $5000 in cash prizes - 1st $2,500 / 2nd $$1,500 / 3rd $1,000. Thurs 12th - Meet the bands 7pm. Happy Hour all night! Friday the 13th - 3 BANDS 9pm - 2am. Saturday 14th - 6 Bands 3pm - 2am. Sunday 15th 4 Bands 1pm - 9pm. Screwie Louie's Porpoise Pub 8701 Seminole Blvd. Seminole, FL 33708 Phone: 727-393-7616 727-393-7616 SAT. JANUARY 14th - JIM'S H-D CHILI COOK-OFF Presented by the Fran Haasch Law Group. $5 all you can eat chili. Pepper eating contest and the always popular CHILI CHICKS! There will be cold beer, ice cream, pinstriping, tattooing and a 50/50. The first 50 people to buy chili recieve a $10 gift card to Jim's H-D. $500 in cash and prizes and trophies for the best Chili! FOr more info call 727-527-9672 or visit www.jimshd.com SAT. JANUARY 14th - DALE 1891 BIKE NIGHT - All bikes welcome to Dale 1891 Bike Night. From 5pm10pm. There will be a bike of the night trophy and come out and have a drink in our tiki bar! 11742 N. Dale Mabry Hwy. Tampa, FL 33618 813-961-2121. SAT. JANUARY 21ST - NATIONAL AVIATION ACADEMY'S CAR SHOW AND MOTORCYCLE POKER RUN - Registration at 8:30am and ride begins at 9:30am. FREE T-Shirt included with every entry $10 poker hand. 5 stops on a 40 mile route. Prizes, raffles & Awards for best hand, runner-up & worst hand. There will be food and entertainment. For more info visit www.naa.edu
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TAMPA BAY AREA CRUISINâ€™ CALENDAR JANUARY 27TH-29TH - 2012 FLORIDA MOTORCYCLE EXPO AND BIKE BUILDER INVITATIONAL - BROUGHT TO YOU BY ATTORNEY FRAN M. HAASCH, WALKER FORD, QUAKER STEAK AND LUBE & FULL THROTTLE MAGAZINE - This is a COMPLETELY FREE Three day event held at Quaker Steak and Lube 10400 49th Street N. in Clearwater. There are tons of great events going on over the weekend. HUGE Jeagermister stage, 4000 square foot Custom Bike Builder Invitation Tent, Miss Full Throttle Contest, Tattoo Contest, Ride in Bike Show, $100 an hour cash give-a-way, free bike give-a-way, great food, vendors galore, live music, FREE FIREWORKS DISPLAY SATURDAY NIGHT before Greg Billings, Friday Night Bobby Friss, Saturday Black Honkies and Greg Billings, and Sunday The Dive Bar Stalkers. This is an event you will not want to miss! For more info call 813-814-1424 or visit www.floridafullthrottle.com/ expo2012.html (VENDOR SPACE IS STILL AVAILABLE) SAT. FEBRUARY 11TH - 2012 CRIME STOPPERS COAST RIDERS MOTORCYCLE RUN - Live music, entertainment fodd and beer. $25 rider and $10 passenger. Starts at Ft. Desoto Park with kickstands up at 10:30am ESCORTED MOTORCYCLE RUN UP THE BEACHES. Ends at Coachman Park with a chance to win a 2012 Harley FXDC (only 1,000 chances to win) For more info visit www.crimestopperscoastriders. com for call 727-744-5992 SAT. FEBRUARY 18 - Sponsored by the Rotary Club Pinellas Feather Sound (CH35472) - Starts at Fletchers H-D with registration from 10am. last bike in by 4pm at Quaker Steak and Lube with Souther point Band. $10 per hand or 3 hands for $25, $1 extra card per stop. For more info contact cbecker.work@gmail. com
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MONDAY: Beef O’ Brady’s 27315 W. Highway 54 Wesley Chapel, FL 813-994-1511 Hennessy's Bar & Spirits 127 forest Lakes Road Oldsmar, FL 813-854-2255 Port Bar 6670 Gulf Blvd. St. Pete Beach 850-313-0302 TUESDAY: All Star Sports Bar 4331 US Hwy. 19 New Port Richey, Fl 727-807-7971 Coyote Ugly Saloon 1722 E 7th Ave Ybor City 813-228-UGLY Shamrock’s Ale House 7805 Temple Terrace Hwy. Tampa, FL 33637 813-988-4908 WEDNESDAY: Biff Burger 3939 49th Street N. St.Pete, FL 727-527-5297 BLUE IGUANA 4235 N. Armenia Tampa, FL 813-785-1438 CJ's SALOON 9411 Highway 301 South Riverview, FL 33578 813-374-0373 Quaker Steak & Lube 10400 49th Street N. Pinellas Park, FL 727-572-WING Raccoon’s Bar 3240 Lithia Pinecrest Valrico, FL 813-689-5079 The Rack - Brandon 1025 W. Brandon Blvd. Brandon, Fl 33511 813-571-7220 Wild Indian 1158 7th St. NW Largo, FL 727-588-7660
THURSDAY: Fox and Hounds Pub 229 E. Brandon Blvd. Brandon, FL 33511 813-681-8877 FULL THROTTLEVISION LIVE on your computer FullThrottleVision.com 7pm-8pm Kahuna’s Bar & Grill 10515 Gandy Blvd. 727-576-7800 KZoo's 25000 US Hwy 19 N. Clearwater, FL 727-466-1755 LA Hangout 16411 N. Florida Avenue Lutz, FL 813-964-5631 SATURDAY: Biff Burger 3939 49th Street N. St.Petersburg, FL 727-527-5297 SUNDAY: Lagerheadz
606 N. Pinellas Ave (Alt. 19) Tarpon Springs, Fl 34689 727-937-6665
Mixxers Bar & Grill 3430 East Lake Road Palm Harbor, FL 727-787-2710 Porpoise Pub Bike Day 8701 Seminole Blvd. Seminole, FL 727-393-7616 Real Life Church Veterans AMC Theater 813-784-9974 Salvation Saloon Stix Billards 38529 US Hwy 19 Palm Harbor 937-9225 Wahoo's on the Island 145 107 Avenue Treasure Island, FL 727-290-9856
DALE 1891 Bike Night - 5pm-10pm 2nd Sat. of the Month 11742 N Dale Mabry Hwy Carrollwood, FL (813) 961-2121
Softail’s Bar Bike Night (2nd Sunday of every month) 6032 Seminole Blvd. Seminole, FL 727-395-9192
European Hair Designers 2412 Jim Redman Pkwy Plant CIty, FL 813-754-4141
Southside Choppers, Inc. Old School Swap Meet 1st Sat. of Every Month 2222 1st Avenue South St. Pete, Florida 33712 (727)328-1830 southsidechoppersinc. com
FULL THROTTLE FRIDAY'S AT QUAKER STEAK & LUBE The 4th Friday of Each Month Starting in Feb. 2012 10400 49th Street N. 727-572-WING Lakeside Community Church (Bike Night Every 2nd Sunday at 6pm) 475 East Lake Rd. N. Tarpon Springs 727-942-0229 Lakeland H-D Bike Night in the Daylight 2nd Sat. of The Month 12 noon till 5pm Mugs 'N Jugs 4th Sunday Of Month 5811 US Hwy 19 N. Port Richey, FL 727-243-2647 PJ'S Lounge (Last Sat. Of Month) 8603 N. Dale Mabry Tampa, FL 813-933-5414 Plant City Bike Fest (1st Saturday of every month) Plant City, FL 813-754-3707
Stix Billiards (3rd Tuesday Of Month) 38529 US Hwy 19 Palm Harbor, FL 727-937-9225 Uncle Mike’s Smokehouse Grille At Brandon Harley (3rd Thursday) 9847 Adamo Drive. Brandon, FL 33619 813-664-6888 Webster Westside Flea Market (First Sunday) 1-800-832-3477 352-628-4656
If You have a bike event that takes place once a month please send us your info and we will list it here for FREE. Contact Kandice at Full Throttle Magazine or e-mail email@example.com
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Full Throttle 16 TAMPA BAY AREA - Includes: Hillsborough, Clearwater, St. Petersburg, Lakeland, Plant City & Zephryhills SALES & SERVICE AREA 52 Fort King Rd. Zephyrhills, FL 33542 813-782-0980 Barney’s Motorcycle Sales 10411 Gandy Blvd. St. Pete, FL 33702 727- 576-1148 Barney’s Of Brandon 9820 E. Adamo Dr. Tampa, FL 33619 813-628-9418 Bayou Motorcycle Repair 539 Grand Blvd. Trpn Sprgs 34689 727-934-4029 Big Boys Power Toys P.O. Box 7830 St. Pete, FL 33734 727-490-2655 Big Dog Motorcycles Tampa 9528 N. Florida Ave. Tampa, FL 33612 813-933-6571 Biker Burnout's 11203 49th St Unit D3 Clwtr, 33762 727-556-2696 BrandonOld Town Harley-Davidson 9841 Adamo Dr. Tampa, FL 33619 813-740-9898 Cahill’s 8920 N. Armenia Ave. Tampa, 33604 813-933-3528 County Cycles 3411 Cypress Terr N. Pinellas Pk,33781 727-522-4918 Creative Body Works 3888 Tampa Rd. Oldsmar, FL 34677 813-855-7066 Custom World 13100 N. Nebraska Ave. Tampa, 33612 813-971-3136 Cycle Masters 7601 N. Nebraska Ave. Tampa, 33604 813-231-3552 Cyclerama 7200 73rd St N. Pinellas Pk, 33781 727-546-0889 DAN'S AUTO SERVICE 2801 22nd Ave. N. St. Pete, 33713 727-821-4179 Dead Sleds 12006 US Hwy 41 S. Gibsonton, 33534 813-677-2031 Ellis Race Engineering 4655 73rd. Ave N. PinellasPk, 33781 727-546-5674 Euro Cycles of Tampa Bay 8509 Gunn Hwy Odessa, FL 33556 813-926-9937 Fletcher’s Harley-Davidson 17129 US Hwy 19 N. Clwtr, 33764 727-535-1844 Fletcher’s on the beach 487 Mandalay Ste. 107 Clwtr Beach, FL 727-446-1844 Greg’s Custom Cycle WORKS 1141 Court Street, Clwtr, 33756 727-461-4840 Harley-Davidson of Tampa 6920 N. Dale Mabry Hwy Tampa, 33614 813-886-7433 Hawes Custom Cycles 1418 East 98th Ave. Tampa, FL 33612 813-915-0180 Hawgspital 6955 US Hwy 19 N. Pinellas Pk, 33781 727-527-2221
House Cycle World 7822 N. Dale Mabry Ave. Tampa 33604 813-884-0883 Iron Horse Motorsports 13805 W. Hillsborough Tampa, 33635 813-854-5611 Jim’s Harley-Davidson 2805 54th Ave N. St. Pete, 33714 727-526-JIMS LAST CHANCE CYCLES 10341 E. Hwy 92 Tampa, FL 33610 813-664-6710 Manor Cycles 1665 S. Myrtle Ave. Clwtr, 33756 727-588-0786 Performance HONDA 28009 Wesley Chapel Blvd. Wesley Chapel Fl 33543 813-973-1888 www.performancehonda.net Performance Specialists 12820 Daniels Dr Clwtr, 33762 727-572-5755 Performance Twin 2279 Tall Pines Dr Largo, FL 33771 727-539-8946 Power Sports 14996 US Hwy 19 N. Clwtr, 33764 717-536-4791 Profile Customs 27839 US Hwy. 19 N., Clearwater, FL 33761 727-726-3030 S&M Bike Shop LLC 370 Prairie Industrial Pkwy Mulberry, FL 33860 863-425-5090 smbikeshop.vpweb.com Savage Powersports 29747 US Hwy 19 N.Clwtr, 33761 727-771-1211 SOUTHSIDE CHOPPERS 2222 1st Ave. S. St. Petersburg, FL 727-328-1830 St. Pete Kawasaki 3450 34th St St. Pete , FL 33713 727-521-4626 Syd’s Cycle 6600 Haines Rd. St. Pete, FL 33702 727-522-3333 Tampa V-Twin 16336 N. Florida Ave. Lutz, FL 33549 813-962-3856 THE RIDE FACTORY 2101 N. 22nd St. Tampa,FL 33605 813-247-1166 Thunder Bay Cycles 124 W. Hillsborough Ave. Tpa, 33604 813-232-6661 XTREME POWERSPORTS 1019 U.S. 301 S. Tampa, FL 33619 813-626-6060
BIKER FRIENDLY BARS & RESTAURANTS Anclote Boat Club 1761 CR 71 Trpn Sprgs 34689 727-938-9566 BANANA BOAT 5858 Roosevelt Blvd. Clearwater, FL 727-531-9670 BAR 145 7717 Ulmerton Road Largo, FL 727-230-4933 Beef O’Brady’s 2418 James L. Redman Pkwy. Plant City 813-757-0300
Beef O’Brady’s 27315 W. Hwy 54 Wesley Chapel, 33544 813-994-1511 Biff Burger 3939 49th St N. St. Petersburg, FL 33710 727-527-5297 Big Dog’s Patio 103 N. Palmer Street Plant City, 33565 813-759-2704 Big Shots 3934 49th Street St. Pete, FL 727-525-7468 BUFFALO CITY BAR Park St. N. & 54th Ave. N. (Publix Plaza) St. Pete., FL 727-549-9464 CAFE RACER 15045 Madeira , Madeira Bch, 33708 727-398-7656 Camden’s Yard 2827 16th St St. Pete, 33709 727-895-1129 CHAMPION'S BBQ 12150 Seminole Blvd. Largo, FL 727-585-4900 Cop Shop - Oldsmar 3780 Tampa Road, Oldsmar, FL 813-855-1052 Coyote Ugly Saloon 1722 East 7th Ave. Tampa, FL 33605 813-228-UGLY DC’s Downtown 110 Tarpon Ave Trpn Spgs 34689 727-938-5952 Eagles Nest 1208 Alt. 19 N. Tpn Springs, 34689 727-938-3465 Fox and Hounds British Pub 229 E. Brandon Blvd. Brandon, FL 33511 813-681-8877 G-PEPPERS 8745 Gunn Hwy. Tampa, FL 33556 813-920-3439 Gulf Port On The Rocks 5413 Shore Blvd. S. Gulfport, 33707 727-321-8318 Harlies 7020 49th St N. Pinellas Pk, 33781 727-527-5214 HenNessey’s Bar 127 Forest Lake Blvd. Oldsmar, 34677 813-854-2255 Idle Spur 1351 Cleveland St Clwtr 33766 727-442-7787 JACK WILLIE'S 1013 St. Petersburg Drive West Oldsmar, FL 34677 813-854-1972 Kahuna’s 10515 Gandy Blvd. St. Pete, 33702 727-576-7800 LA Hang Out 16411 N. Florida Ave. Lutz, FL 33549 813-964-5631 LONG BAR PUB & GRILLE 5929 Memorial Hwy. Baycrest Center Tampa, FL 33615 813-890-9059 Lenoce’s Restaurant 13949 W. Hillsbrgh Oldsmar, 34677 813- 814-2764 MaCDADDY's 4685 28th St. N. St. Pete, FL 727-521-9514 Marsha’s Wayside 4021 54th Ave N. St. Pete, 33714 727-525-5910
Nap’s Bar & Grill 5206 S. Mac Dill Ave. Tampa, FL 33611 813-835-5086 Oasis saloon 4218 E 7th Ave. Tampa, FL 33605 813-247-2735 P.J.'S LOUNGE 8603 N. Dale Mabry, Tampa, FL33614 813-933-5414 Pastino’s Grill & Pizzeria 1750 Clwtr-Largo Rd Largo, 33756 727-559-0506 PEABODY'S 15333 Amberly Drive Tampa, 33647 813-972-1725 Playmakers Bar & Grill 10637 117th Dr. N. Largo, FL 33773 727-399-2707 PROUD LION PUB 124 West Fletcher Tampa, FL 33612 813-933-3555 Quaker Steak & Lube 10400 49th Street N. Clwtr, 33762 727-572-WING Raccoon’s Bar & Grill 3240 Lithia Pincrst Rd. Valrico, 33549 813-689-5079 SATURDAY'S PUB & GRILL 1148 US Hwy. 19 Holiday, FL 727-937-0400 Shadracks 114 8th Ave. St. Pete Bch, FL 33708 727-360-8279 Softails Bar 6032 Seminole Blvd. Seminole, 33772 727-395-9192 Sportster's Bar and Grill 10637 117th Ave N., Largo 727-392-6801 Sundown Saloon 12553 Ulmerton R. Largo, FL 33773 727-593-9291 TARPON SPRINGS PUB 955 S. Pinellas Ave. Tarpon Springs, FL 727-422-0950 TAMPA BAY SPORTS GRILLE 13910 W. Hillsbrgh Ave. Tampa, 33635 813-891-6839 TEDESCO'S FLAME BROILED 437 Central Ave. St. Pete , FL 33701 727-894-2802 THE HOGPEN SALOON 8001 E. Broadway, Ampa, FL 33619 813-621-6482 TROTTI'S LOUNGE 540 Main Street, Saftey Harbor, FL 727-726-8044 TWILIGHT TAVERN 4607 Mile Stretch Dr. Holiday, FL 727-942-2004 TWIN HORSE SALOON 2747 53rd Ave. N St. Pete 727-942-2004 Uncle Fat’s Pub 8745 Temple Terr. Hwy Temple Terr. 813-988-2494 WHISKEY DEPOT 8220 Ulmerton Rd. Largo, FL 33771 727-531-5401 Wild Indian Saloon 1158 7th Street NW Largo, FL 727-588-7660
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Hope everyone had a good holiday. In Nov. we had our elections and we welcome back again for another year the same directors as last year, Diva Giggles Director, Diva Dimples asst. Director, Diva Twins Roadcapt., Diva Weezie Fundraising, Diva Betty Treasurer, Diva Turbo Membership. On Nov. 6th the 4th annual Cops4kids Toy Run in Tarpon Springs, police escorted thru the beautiful bayou, we volunteered our time to help and had a blast they had over 1000 people there, tons of toys donated by bikers and people that attended in the park, great food, beer, with Greg Billings Band toping it off. Can’t wait till next year should be bigger and a lot of fun.
The Pasco Diva’s and Nature Coast Diva’s participated in the New Port Richey Xmas Parade Dec. 10th we tossed candy, beads and handed out the stuffed animals we collect all year to the little children on the parade route. It was fun to see the happy children’s faces. Our end of year for 2011 charities that received donations from fundraising during the year were Mittye P. Locke Elementary school adopt-a-class $150.00 and Pasco Assoc. for Challenged Kids Inc. $110.00. Thank you to all the Pasco Diva’s that worked hard all year to help make the less fortunate have a better year. HAPPY NEW YEAR TO ALL, see you in 2012. For info check out facebook page Diva Angels Pasco Chapter, or website. Our meetings are every 3rd Fri. @ Whiskey River/ Benchwarmers on Cotee River New Port Richey.
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Classic Bike Ramblings INNOVATORS, INSPIRATIONS and INVENTORS So there I was at the "Pronto" car wash, but there was a double line of dirty vehicles in front of my Mustang. And you know, my 56 loyal readers, it's free time like this when I try to think of what im going to write about. I Always have a few obscure stories bouncing around in my head that I want to link together, my version of "shock and awe"! So after I dropped my car off at the vacuum station and asked for "the works" package, I walked down the hall that led to the cashier and there thru the big glass windows I saw the operation and workings of the modern autowash. Invented in the 1930's as a simple way to wash your car and not get out or wet. As I spoke with one of the guys working there he pointed out that many innovations had taken place since it was invented, going to nylon bristles, then cloth and now to touchless and many new soaps and chemical mixes have come along to deal with better paints and now clearcoats. I then sat on a bench watching the guy finish detailing my car. Amazing to watch as he kept at it going over every small piece and checking it twice, the care he put into the car was quite impressive. So I asked him, "Do you do this for every car?" and you know my friends he told me "That a man should be inspired to do well and do his best at what he does" and that he himself knew the feeling of what it's like to be in your well detailed ride, that great feeling a person gets in a clean shiny ride, be it a bike, boat or auto. And that he was inspired to pass that on to every person that passed through him. And this my friends led me to put these three stories togather, this article of "Inventors, Innovators and Inspirations". Glenn Hammond Curtiss, a man who is credited with being a founder of the American Aviation Industry and the "Father of Naval Aviation", but he began his storied career as a bicycle and motorcycle builder and racer. Born May 21, 1878 in Hammondsport, New York he would only complete school through grade 8. His first job would be at the Eastman Dry Plate and Film Company (later Kodak) while there, he would invent a stencil machine used at the main plant, personally build a camera and would become very interested in photography. At age 20 he would marry Lena Neff. Curtiss would begin his love affair with two wheels by becoming a Western Union bicycle messenger then go on to race bicycles and buy his own bicycle shop.
It would be 1901 that his passion for motorcycles would start brought on by the small internal combustion engine becoming more available. It would be 1902 my friends when Glenn would begin manufacturing motorcycles with his own single cylinder engine. This first one cylinder motor would use a tomato soup can with a gauze screen that used capillary action, which is gasoline flowing against gravity or up through its small fuel line. In 1903 he would set an astounding speed record on a motorcycle at 64 miles per hour for a measured one mile course! It's interesting to note my 85 loyal friends, when E.H. Corson a racer with the Indian Motorcycle Company visited the Curtiss shop in New York he was completely shocked by the fact that his entire company was situated in the back room of a small shop. Carson's Indian Motorcycles had just been beaten badly the week before by "Hell Rider" Glenn Curtiss in an endurance race from New York to Maryland. But on Jan. 23, 1907 Curtiss would become the " fastest man in the world" (as he would ride the cycle faster than even the typical locomotive of the day, a title he would hold until 1911), when on a 40 horse power V-8 motorcycle of his own design and build, in a measured mile run in Ormond Beach, FL Glenn Curtiss would run 136.3 mph on this 4,000 cc V-8 powered motorcycle a record that would stand for the next 23 years. He would do this by using an air-cooled "F" head aircraft engine. The "F" head motor was an amazing motor for its day with its intake valves located in the cylinder head and its exhaust valves located in the engine block. Inlet over exhaust (I.O.E.) engines allowed the use of much larger valves than a side valve or overhead valve engine and also allowed for a better intake mixture flow and obtained greater reliability from its cooling of the exhaust valve and its associated spring.This very machine is now on display at the Smithsonian Institution. But Curtiss would turn his attention from the world of two wheels and use his engines and his knowledge gained from building light weight ridged frames and go into the aviation and aeronautics industry at the very same time as the Wright Brothers were. In 1904 he would supply famed aeronaut Tom Baldwin's airship the "California Arrow" with a Curtiss 9hp V-twin motorcycle engine. It became the first successful dirgible in America. Alexander Graham Bell would approach him in 1907 hailing him as the "greatest
motor expert in the country", he would invite Curtiss to join his Aerial Experiment Association (A.E.A.). They would produce four airplanes over the next two years, each one better than the last. It would be A.E.A's third plane "June Bug" that with Curtiss as its test pilot would on July 4,1918 fly 5,080 feet to win the Scientific American Trophy and its $2,500 dollar purse. Oddly Curtiss would be credited with this flight as being the first preannounced flight of a flying machine in America as the Wright Brothers kept their flights very secret and out of the public's and the presses eye for the fear of their ideas being stolen and not making money off their flying machines. It is also said that his pioneering work with "horizontal rudders" or ailerons as they are now known aided his distance and control something the Wright brothers were not pursing at the time. "June Bug" would be the basis for "Curtiss Number One". The first of his production series of pusher aircraft. It would now be August of 1909 and he would participate in the world's first air meet in Rhiems, France the Wright Brothers would not compete although two of their planes would be there and not win any events. Curtiss would win the overall speed event completing a 10 KM course in under 16 minutes at a speed of 46.5 mph for this he was awarded the second ever pilot's license in France. It would be right before World War I that Curtiss would compete with and demonstrate his planes to a curious public across America. In May of 1910 he would complete a 137 mile flight between Albany and New York City making the first long distance flight between two major cities and would win $10,000 dollars from publisher Joseph Pulitzer. In June he would show a group of very interested Naval Officers a simulated bombing run using a flying machine and two months later he would fly a demonstration showing the feasibility of shooting at ground targets from a plane. On Nov. 14, 1910 a Curtiss Airplane would take off from the USS Birmingham and it would lead to Curtiss pioneering work in aircraft carrier ready planes and a lifelong relationship between Curtiss and the US Navy. He would teach flying to both the Army and Navy in San Diego and the Navy now refers to this first base as
the "Birthplace of Naval Aviation". Curtiss would now develop a float design that would let his planes take off and land on the water. It would be Jan. 26, 1911 when Glenn Curtiss would fly the first seaplane from the water in the USA and this plane my airworthy friends was of great interest to the Navy, but it would be the landing of a Curtiss plane on the USS Pennsylvania which would become the first arrester cable landing on a ship and it would pave the way for the modern day carrier and its planes. He would further impress the Navy by making custom floats that would allow his planes to both make land or water landings with its retractable wheels making it the first true amphibian. This plane the A-1 Triad would lead to a meeting with retired English Officer John Cyrill Porte and in 1912 they would partner to build a true Flying Boat in order to win the "Daily Mail Prize" for the first trans-Atlantic crossing, they would produce the "America" in 1914 which would be a large twin engine flying boat (this plane had a boat hull and sat in the water) with trans-Atlantic capabilities but the outbreak of WW I in 1914 would stop this chase for the prize (it would be 1919 when this would finally be accomplished). The outbreak of World War One would find Porte and Curtiss building these planes for the British and American Forces. The Curtiss H-12 as it was known would be the only American designed and built aircraft that saw combat in World War One. But it would be the year 1916 my historic friends and America thought it would be pulled into the war very soon and the US Army wanted a simple, easy to fly and maintain two seat trainer this would become the JN-4 or the famed "Curtiss Jenny" the Navy would use a seaplane version the N-9 and it would be the most famous of all the Curtiss airplanes. Thousands were sold to the military of the United States, Canada and Britain. Glenn Curtiss and his plane building operation would grow to employ 18,000 workers in Buffalo and 3,000 workers in Hammondsport. In 1917 the Navy would order a four engined , long range flying boat that would hold a crew of five known as the NC-4. Well my high flying friends it's the year 1920 and peace brought change, The Curtiss Aeroplane and Motor Company would see Glenn Curtiss cash his stock at for a then astounding 32 million dollars although he would remain on the board of directors till his death.
He would retire to Florida and founded 18 corporations. He would then develop the cities of Opa-Locka and Miami Springs and co-develop the town of Hialeah. His frequent hunting trips to the Everglades would lead to his invention of the Adams Motor "Bunglo" the forerunner of the modern RV. It would be just before his death that he designed a tailess airplane with tri-cycle landing gear that could be trailered behind a car and be in a price range of the average guy, he wanted everyone to fly. In 1929 the Curtiss-Wright corporation would form and become the second largest firm in America and become a huge player in America's World War II effort. During the war they would employ 180,000 workers, produce 142,840 aircraft engines and 29,269 airplanes. The company still exists today and reports assets of two billion dollars. Sadly his life was cut short when on July 23, 1930 at the age of 52 he would undergo surgery for appendicitis in Buffalo, N.Y. and develop a blood clot. He would be buried in his hometown not far from the site of his historic flight in the "June Bug" Mr. Glenn Curtiss Inventor,Innovator and very Inspired. A lover of speed on motorcycles and a man way before way before his time in the motorcycle industry who was then then inspired to see man fly, everyman and a man who made a mark in both world wars. My next story is of a man who Invented, Innovated and was inspired to see the world ride motorcycles actually it's a tale of two men that come to mind, who really were inspirations in our motorcycling world and true innovators. I present you Soichiro Honda and Takeo Fujisawa two men who brought motorcycles to the people. Soichiro Honda a self taught engineer who in 1928 was becoming well known in the auto repair business and a trusted mechanic, who at the age of 22 was working on and racing many of the customer's cars at the Tokyo repair shop he worked at. Four years later Honda would open his own shop but even then he thought big and dreamed big. "I knew if I could succeed in the world market", he said " then automatically it would follow that we would lead in the Japanese Market". His employees would soon see his total determination to succeed and his dream of establishing an engineering business second to none. But Honda was aware of his managerial short comings and would leave the running of the company in the hands of Takeo Fujisawa a long trusted friend who urged him to dream of the long term and as Honda stated, "Without Fujisawa, we would have gone bust a long time ago". While his friend Fujisawa stated "Without Honda we would never have become this big". Honda had started his "big dream"by making piston rings with the hope of selling them to Toyota, but as Japan was emerging from World War II
he saw the need for economical transportation for its people and with its public transportation system over crowded and with gas supplies tight, heavily rationed or non-existent well my readers luck was on his side as he would come across 500 war surplus two stroke motors that were originally to power electric generators and no one saw a use for them. Well it would be Oct. of 1946 my friends and he now had a small factory making complete motorized bicycles where he had adapted the surplus motors to run on turpentine and turpentine/gas combos in the gas starved nation. Honda's idea was a success but the supply of 500 engines soon ran out after a few months. Honda decided to design and build his own 50cc engine. In Nov. of 1947 the half horsepower A-type Honda was being made and sold out of his small plant in Hanamatsu. At the age of 41 in 1948 the Honda Motor Company would be formed and his long time friend Fujisawa would come aboard full time. It would be the year 1949 my loyal readers and this would be the year Honda would build its first true motorcycle, much more than putting a surplus engine in a simple bicycle frame it would be a better more sophisticated machine the two stroke "D-type dream" which turned into the 146cc, OHV four stroke "E type dream" it would run at 50 mph while putting out 5.5hp with a steel frame and rear suspension and by Oct. of 1951 Honda would be making 130 of these motorcycles a day. One year later (1952) Honda would own 70 per cent of Japan's two wheeled market with its 50cc F type Cub being produced at the rate of 6500 motorcycles a month. The next year the "Benley"(meaning convenience) would have telescopic front suspension, a rear swing arm and 3 speed gear box. The next few years saw a multitude of Dreams, Benleys and Scooters being built all the way up to 350cc. In 1957 Honda would produce its first twin cylinder bike and then came the game changer the one the world waited for it would be in 1958 when Honda would fit a working reliable electric starter to its 250cc Dream now anyone could start a motorcycle with ease. 1958 would bring the world's most successful bike the C 100 Super Cub with its innovative frame without a crossbar that made it "lady" friendly a centrifigul clutch and a 3 speed transmission well anyone that could ride a bicycle could ride this Honda and it has sold over 60 million units plus to date, a design so perfect that only small details set it apart from machines built four decades ago. 1961 would see Honda's passion for racing shine through and with Mike Hailwood's twin victories at the Isle of Man, it would start Honda's amazing string of victories and Europe and the USA would take notice. 1962 brought us the famous slogan, "You meet the nicest people on a Honda" and showed the world motorcycles were not just for tough guys and rebels without a cause and that motorcycles were an amazing way to get around your respective city or country. Honda would up the ante in 1963 with the 305cc Dream the C77 and
CB77 it would be these bikes that would influence the Hondells to record "Little Honda" in 1964 and Honda would be in our lives, in our culture, in our music and on our streets but it would be in 1965 when Honda would jump into the big bike market and never look back with the CB450 twin a double overhead camshaft 43 hp bike capable of 104 mph that would outrun the American and British bikes half again its size. And in 1967 the CB450 would see a 5 speed transmission. But, my readers of history, in 1968 at the Tokyo Show, Honda would change the world of motorcycling forever with a 750cc four cylinder bike with disc brakes, a bike that was so fast and powerful a new word "Superbike" was coined to describe it. The CB750 was the biggest bike Japan had produced, a high performance and also a very reliable bike capable at 120 mph and easily out performing any bike on the road and in 1969 Honda would sell its first automobile in the USA and that my friends would be the start of Honda building everything from outboards to robots and some amazing bikes. Honda remained President until he retired in 1973 and he was appointed "Supreme Advisor" in 1983. People Magazine placed him on their "25 most intriguing people of the year" in 1980 dubbing him "The Japanese Henry Ford". Honda was still skiing, hang gliding and ballooning at the age of 77 and both he and his wife Sachi held private pilot licenses well into their seventies. At the age of 84 he died of liver failure on August 5, 1991. While Mr. Honda used the electric starter to help make his motorcycles easier to use for the masses, the original inventor was inspired to come up with this out of concern for his fellow man. It would be in 1911 that Charles F. Kettering would invent the first truly succesful electric automobile self starter not so much as a conveinance item but as a saftey item as the crank start on cars could have vicious cosequences on the person cranking. Cadillac would use this item in production in 1912 and the Model T Ford would put the electric start into production in 1919. And by 1920 almost all auto manufacteruers
included self starters. It would be Chysler in 1949 who would use the all in one key operated ignition starter switch we have grown used to. But it would be a much different for this amazing invention to find its way into the motorcycling world. Although Indian had tried the electric starter in 1914, it proved to be troublesome and unreliable. It would not be untill 1958 that Soichio Honda would change how we would start motorcycles when it fitted a reliable electric start to its production bikes. Harley would not do this untill its 1964-1967 model years and most Brit bikes would not get to the "easy button" untill the mid-seventies. Gone was the need for a planned ritual or the needing the leg of an NFL placekicker or the weight of a lineman. Also the threat of injury and pain was gone. No my friends anyone could now start a bike old, young and yes women and children, anyone could start a motorcycle of any size and compression with the push of a button and you could repeat this day after day, stop after stop. For many years the manufacturers would offer both electric and kickstarts became the "backup" but they would be made weaker for all but occasional use untill they would dissapear all together as starter and battery technology would evolve to what they are today. So there you have it my friends innovators and inventors and people with inspirations. Three men who had it, well four if you count the guy at the car wash and I do. You see without inventors and innovators we don't move forward as a nation or as a race of people and without inspiration, well my readers we dont need to get out of bed. You don't have to dream of being the fastest man on earth or seeing the world ride motorcycles, all you need to have is that inner drive to do something that makes you fullfilled or makes others feel better or safer or just makes the world more "enjoyable". So I wish you all a very inspirational New Year ahead, go out and innovate and invent my friends. It's a brand new chance everyday. Robert De Moss
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Hi All, I'd like to wish all of the readers Happy Holidays and a Happy New Year just in case I missed you at the time. Ok, the next biggest event is the Full Throttle Motorcycle Expo and Bike Build-Off Invitational on Jan. 27th-29th. Things that will be going on include live music, miss ft contest, fireworks display, and a ride in bike show. So make sure you wash your bike and put it in! If youâ€™re interested in being a vendor or sponsor we have some spots left. So call me now 727608-0410. The trip to L.A. was good, this place is the place to go to see some thing like all the beaches in the a.m. and go to the mountains in the p.m. Till next time, Live life to the fullest and party youâ€™re A$$ off .. Dew
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It was time to renew my drivers license. I went with my friend JB go with my just in case I didnt pass the eyes test. I had been really sick with a cold for about a month and my eyes were a little cloudy. I told him I would rather go to Citrus County to do this and pay my taxes. I live in Brooksville and have always found the Citrus County office to be much friendlier. JB kept telling me I lived in Hernando so I should do it in Hernando but I told him it was a state license and I was going to do it in Citrus County. As normal, it was take a number and wait. They called me and told me to go to a specific desk. They had a place for me to go and a comfortable chair for me to sit in. A nice young lady named Alison Wheeler helped me. She was super nice - I told her I wanted to pay my property taxes. She was so convincing she got me to redo my voters registration, paid my taxes and she even gave me back my old license picture. She made me feel super comfortable and was super nice and made me feel really good about the whole thing. After it was all said and done, I took the eye test. I was worried about the eye test because I was sick but I passed it. Then they took my picture and a few minutes later she gave me a new license. She cut the corner off my old one and handed it to me as well. All in all I left there with a very comfortable feeling I would like to thank Ms Wheeler as well as the Citrus County Tax Collector, Janice Warren, for running an office that made me feel like I was at home. I left with such a warm feeling JB made an appointment for February to do his as well. He said it was the best tax assessors office he had ever been in. They made me feel so good it wasn't so hard to pay the bill at the end of it all. Thanks again Ms. Wheeler. I sure am happy the holidays are over. Now it is getting close to the bike weeks and events. With bike weeks come the swap meets which are my favourites. The AMAC has moved from Eustis to Flagler County this year. Someone else is going to do a meet on the same days the Eustis one used to be. It is an organization up north - I will find out more about it later. Of course Jam On Productions has their swap meet in Daytona but it's not at the fairgrounds any more. Of course the monthly Webster meet is still my favourite as far as swap meets go. It has really picked up during the winter months. Looking forward to seeing you there. See you soon Brittany...
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A distinguished young woman on a fl ight from Ireland asked the Priest beside her, ‘Father, may I ask a favor?’ ‘Of course, child. What may I do for you?’ ‘Well, I bought an expensive woman’s electronic hair dryer for my mother’s birthday opened it and it’s well over the Customs limits, and I’m afraid they’ll confi scate it. Is there any way you could carry it through customs for me? Under your robes perhaps?’ “I would love to help you, dear, but I must warn you: I will not lie.’ When they got to Customs, she let the priest go ahead of her. The offi cial asked, ‘Father, do you have anything to declare?’ “From my head down to my waist, I have nothing to declare.’ The ofy that is unoffi cial thought this answer strange, so asked, ‘And what do you have to declare from your waist to the fl oor?’ I have a marvelous instrument designed to be used on a woman, but which is, to date, unused.’ The offi cial said, ‘Go ahead, Father. Next!’
The stoplight on the corner buzzes when it’s safe to cross the street. A blonde was crossing with a girlfriend of hers, a smart brunette coworker. She asked if I knew what the buzzer was for. The brunette explained that it signals blind people when the light is red. Appalled, the blonde responded, ‘What on earth are blind people doing driving?!’
******************************** A wife was making a breakfast of fried eggs for her husband. Suddenly, her husband burst into the kitchen. ‘Careful,’ he said, ‘CAREFUL! Put in some more butter! Oh my gosh! You’re cooking ************************************* too many at once. TOO MANY! Turn them! TURN THEM NOW! We need more A man in Phoenix calls his son in butter. Oh my gosh! WHERE are we New York two days before Thanksgiving and says “I hate to ruin your day, but I have to tell going to get MORE BUTTER? They’re you that your mother and I are divorcing. For- going to STICK! Careful. CAREFUL! I said ty-fi ve years of misery is enough.” “Pop, what be CAREFUL! You NEVER listen to me are you talking about?” the son demands. when you’re cooking! Never! Turn them! “We can’t stand the sight of each other any Hurry up! Are you CRAZY? Have longer. We’re sick of each other, and I’m sick you LOST your of talking about this, so you call your sister in mind? Don’t Chicago and tell her.” forget to Frantic, the son calls his sister, who explodes salt them. on the phone. “Like heck they’re getting You know divorced,” she shouts, “I’ll take care of this.” you always She calls Phoenix immediately, and screams forget to at her father, “You are NOT getting divorced. Don’t do a single thing until I get there. I’m salt them. Use calling my brother back, and the! Salt.. USE THE we’ll both be there tomorSALT! THE SALT!’ The row. Until then, don’t do a wife stared at him. ‘What thing, DO YOU HEAR ME?” in the world is wrong with you? You and hangs up. think I don’t know how to fry a couple The old man hangs up his phone and turns to his wife. of eggs?’ The husband calmly replied, “Okay,” he says, “they’re coming for Thanksgiv- ‘I just wanted to show you what it feels like when I’m driving.’ ing and paying their own way.”
A Pastor goes to the dentist for a set rst Sunday after he of false teeth. The fi gets his new teeth, he talks for only eight minutes. The second Sunday, he talks for only ten minutes. The following Sunday, he talks for 2 hours and 48 minutes. The congregation had to mob him to get him down from the pulpit and they asked him what happened. The Pastor explains the fi rst Sunday his gums hurt so bad he couldn’t talk for more than 8 minutes. The second Sunday his gums hurt too much to talk for more than 10 minutes. But, the third Sunday, he put his wife’s teeth in by mistake and he couldn’t shut up! *****************************************
* I just got back from a pleasure trip. I took my mother-in-law to the airport. * I’ve been in love with the same woman for 49 years! If my wife ever fi nds out, she’ll kill me! * What are three words a woman never wants to hear when she’s making love? “Honey, I’m home!” * Someone stole all my credit cards but I won’t be reporting it. The thief spends less than my wife did. * My wife and I went back to the hotel where we spent our wedding night; only this time I stayed in the bathroom and cried. * My wife and I went to a hotel where we got a waterbed. My wife called it the Dead Sea.
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oh no you didn’t Pop singer Adam Lambert was arrested in Finland while he was on vacation in the country with his Finnishborn boyfriend Sauli Koskinenn. The two were in a gay bar when they started fighting and both ended up getting booked and spending a couple hours in the pokey! I bet there was some serious name calling and bitch slapping going on!
Dear Baby Jesus! Did you see the Tim Tebow and Jesus skit that was on Saturday Night Live last month? It was funny as hell and is all over the internet! Now, SNL wants Timmy to host a show after the NFL season in completed. I hope that Tebow doesn’t “pass” this opportunity up! He should “run” to his agent and sign the deal as it will be a “touchdown” for all involved!
SUPER BOWL The Super Bowl takes place on February 5 and at press time we don’t even know who is in the playoffs. The Green Bay Packers finally lost a game and they actually look very human! The NFL is having a fantastic season and television ratings are skyrocketing. It’s too bad our beloved Tampa Bay Bucs suck sooooooo much! I’m going to predict these teams playing for the right to play in the “Big Game” ..... in the NFC I like The New Orleans Saints and the Packers and in the AFC I like the Baltimore Ravens and the New England Patriots. In the game itself I’m picking the New Orleans Saints to defeat the New England Patriots.
kim jong il - dead The world is a better place today as Kim Jong II died last month at the age of 69. This piece of garbage ruled North Korea with an iron fist and menaced the world with his nuclear ambitions. He succeeded his father and between them they managed to kill hundreds of thousands of their subjects. It’s good to know there is one less asshole on this earth!
put your butt in the can If you smoke, here’s another way “the man” is pushing you down! On January 10, the Indian Rocks Beach City Council will decide if they want to pass an ordinance that will cost you $500 if you leave a cigarette butt on the beach. The City of Gulfport has flat out banned smoking on its beach, athletic fields and playgrounds. Cigarette butts make up 20 percent of all litter found on Pinellas County beaches! Each butt contains 165 different chemicals and can take up to twenty years to degrade.
GOoGoo over GaGA Lady Gaga was voted Entertainer of the Year by the Associated Press. There were 135 ballots and Gaga nipped Steve Jobs by three votes. Taylor Swift, Charlie Sheen and Adele rounded out the top five finishers. Lady Gaga burst onto the pop music scene a few years ago and has set numerous records in 2011!
Swift Brush If you haven’t seen Taylor Swift’s ad for Cover Girl’s NatureLuxe Mousse Mascara you weren’t alone! The National Advertising Division cited Procter & Gamble for producing a dishonest ad as the makeup on the beautiful Swift is photo-shopped !!! Come on P&G we all trust everything you tell us .... not!
bombs away Well, no matter what happens some things never change. Now that American troops have pulled out of Iraq violence has escalated and bombs have been ripping through Shiite neighborhoods. These “animals” have been killing each other before the United States was ever colonized by Europeans. We sent thousands of our young men and women to the Middle East to help set up a Government .... who the hell are we kidding? These people would rather kill each other than live in peace and harmony. In my opinion .... let them exterminate each other, just leave us out of it !!
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Litos & Julie
Back in November I stopped by Forbidden Images on US19 only to find out they moved. I cruised over to their new location which is 10900 SR 54 Suite 104 in Trinity. I met Litos and Julie a few years back when I had my tattoo done there. That’s when I met tattoo artist Everett Joens. He did an awesome Litos job on my tattoo; you would never know it was a cover-up piece. After 3 hrs I got to know the guy, learned that he had a new 2006 Yamaha Roadliner. We started hanging out and going on rides together. Unfortunately he moved on and we lost touch. While checking out the new tattoo art studio, Julie’s vision to decorate created a space of Inspiration and Tranquility with an Asian Zen style, with some industrial touches. After speaking with Litos and Julie for awhile I learned so much about Litos. Such as, origi-
nally being from Rio De Janeiro, Brazil and has worked in the tattoo industry for 34 yrs. Litos has also been recognized in the industry with numerous National and International awards for his art. Shortly after my visit Julie called and informed me that Everett was back working on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays. I stopped back to see Everett to find out what he’s been up to. Everett is finishing up on his BFA (Bachelors of Fine Arts) at USF. His plan is to continue on for his Masters Degree. He enjoys being a new father of a beautiful baby girl, and recently engaged. Feel free to come by and check out the studio and talk about your next piece of art. Not only do they tattoo but they also work with all types and mediums. If you need something created Forbidden Images should be the first place you stop. Happy New Year to Everyone, I look forward to seeing you all in my travels.
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How can doing something you all ready do everyday help you lose weight, get in better shape, fight disease and make money?
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Coffee has become a huge part of McDonald’s business .... Starbucks has 18,000 stores world wide .... Dunkin Donut changed their logo from a donut to a cup of coffee .... Walgreen’s even sells coffee under their “W” label .... You can now get a cup of coffee at Subway .... the examples of coffee’s popularity can go on and on and on ....
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SUN. JANUARY 1ST - WEBSTER MONTHLY SWAP MEET, CAR & BIKE SHOW - Located at Webster Westside Flea Market, 516 NW 3rd. Steet (CR 478 & NW 3rd. St) Webster FL. 33597. Gates open 8:00 AM until 3:00 PM the 1st Sunday of every month rain or shine. General admission $5.00, children under 14 FREE. Show & Corral(for sale by owner) registration $10.00. Club/Organization Participation Award (10 or more vehicles registered) Trophies & Cash Prizes! Vendors welcome: outside 15' x 30' spaces $18; covered 10' x 10' $10. ATM provided by FL ATM SERVICES always on site. Contact: Jackie Smith. Email: email@example.com Info: 800-832-7396. Reservations: 352-628-4656. www.myspace.com/webstercyclemeet JAN 7 - "FREE CONCERT" ROCK INTO 2012 with the NATIONAL & FAMOUS BIKFEST BAND "HAYFIRE" plus, the SALOONATIXS. THEY WILL ROCK OUR STAGE to celebrate 2012 ! Event and tshirt sales will benefit Lake County Homeless Veterans.... www.vorrh.org Food, adult beverages, vendors, special 2012 gift for the first 300. Sponosored by bcmillerlaw.com and www.wellsfargo.com Gator Harley-Davidson 1745 Hwy 441, Leesburg, Fl 34748 352-7878050 JANUARY 27TH-29TH - 2012 FLORIDA MOTORCYCLE EXPO AND BIKE BUILDER INVITATIONAL - COMPLETELY FREE Three day event held at Quaker Steak and Lube 10400 49th Street N. in Clearwater. There are tons of great events going on over the weekend. HUGE Jeagermister stage, 4000 square foot Custom Bike Builder Invitation Tent, $1,000 Miss Full Throttle Contest, Tattoo Contest, Ride in Bike Show, $100 an hour cash givea-way, free bike give-a-way, great food, vendors galore, live music, FREE FIREWORKS DISPLAY SATURDAY NIGHT before Greg Billings, Friday Night Bobby Friss, Saturday Black Honkies and Greg Billings, and Sunday The Dive Bar Stalkers. This is an event you will not want to miss! For more info call 813814-1424 or visit www.floridafullthrottle. com/expo2012.html (VENDOR SPACE AVAILABLE)
MONDAY: EVERY MON DOC'S PUB & GRILL HWY 301 7PM TO 10PM DADE CITY Skinny's Bar 13228 US Hwy 19 Hudson 727-863-4400 TUESDAY: Crazy Eddie’s Benchwarmers Bar & Grill 6431 Hwy 19 New Port Richey, FL Buy 1 Picher get 1 Picher free 727-645-6903 benchwarmers.tbgom.com
Gator Harley-Davidson 1745 US Hwy 441, Leesburg, FL 352-787-8050 Hardee’s Restaurant Spring Hill, FL 352-596-9068 THURSDAY: Tankers Brew & BBQ 2 7803 Grand Blvd.. Port Richey, FL 727-264-8919 Coney Island (Every Other Thurs) 1112 East Jefferson St. Brooksville FL 352-796-9141
THUNDER TAVERN EVERY TUES.. 5111 SR. 54 NPR 727-264-8820
Neon Cowboy SR 52 At Bellamy Blvd. Pasco 352-588-0032
Venom Bar & Grille 7430 U.S. 19 N. 727-842-8371 New Port Richey
Pit Stop Bar and Grill (Every other Thurs.) 14446 Ponce De Leon Blvd, Brooksville, FL 34601 352-796-7570
WEDNESDAY: BEER HUT 11909 state road 52, hudson 727-857-5935 BEEF O BRADY'S HWY 301 / GALL BLVD EVERY WED NIGHT FROM 6 TO 9 PM ZEPHYRHILLS Brewsky's Bar & Grill 5430 Treadway Dr. Port Richey 727-597-1227
Cotee River Cafe (2nd & 4th Wednesday of the Month) 12830 Shady Hills Road Spring Hill 813-9965375 Chickie's Pub (2nd & 4th Saturday of the Month) 6408 Rowan Road New Port Richey 727-842-1661 Hooters Restaurant (1st Tuesday of month) Spring Hill, FL 352-666-9225
FRIDAY: Mooks n Lukes 6408 Rowan Road New Port Richey, FL 727-842-1661 SATURDAY: Skinny's Bar SR 54 - Just W. of I-75 in Pinebrook Plaza Wesley Chapel, FL 813-994-9500
Neon Cowboy (1st Sun after Webster) 1.5 Miles W. of I-75 SR 54 at Bellany Blvd. Pasco 352-588-0032 Webster Bike & Car Show (First Sunday of every month) SR 478 - Webster, FL 800-832-3477
Full Throttle 59 NATURE COAST FLORIDA - Includes: New Port Richey, Port Richey, Brooksville, Crystal River, Inverness, Dade City, Clermont, Leesburg & Ocala SALES & SERVICE HONDA OF CRYSTAL RIVER 1917 US Hwy. 19 Crystal River action honda 34428 352-795-4832 15628 US Hwy19 Hudson HONDA OF LEESBURG 727-868-6308 2408 W. Main St. Leesburg ADVENTURE CYCLE CENTER 14430 Cortez Blvd. Brooksville, FL 787-7252 IRON HORSE 352-796-6116 365 W. Gulf To Lake Hwy Lecanto cahill’s Motorsports LLC Hwy. 301 N. Zephyrhills 813- 352-746-7883 JOHN ROBERTS MOTOR SPORTS 788-1779 29305 CR 561 Tavares 742-9199 citrus cycle center KOOL RIDEZ 2277 Hwy 41 N. Inverness 14617 US 19 N. Hudson, FL 34667 352-726-6676 727-861-1000 coNLEY Lucky U Cycles 7109 Elizabeth Ave Hudson 9807 N. Hwy 301 727-862-2444 Wildwood, FL 34785 Crystal Motorsports 352-330-0047 986 Skyway Blvd. Homosassa 24329 S. R. 46, 352-795-8697 Sorrento, FL 32776 crystal river h-d 1785 S.E. Hwy 19. Crystal River 352-383-0784 motorcycle enthusiasts 866-563-9900 5138 Commercial Way Spring Hill CUSTOM CYCLE 3610 W. Hwy 326 Ocala, FL 34475 352-596-8028 NAT. CST. POWER SPORTS 352-867-8600 7763 W. Gulf To Lake Hwy. Crystal CYCLE ALLEY 7143 US Hwy. 19 New Port Richey River 352-795-7996 OCALA MOTORSPORTS 727-815-8060 3920 N. Hwy 441 Ocala 34475 DNA CYCLES 8546 Leo Kidd Ave. Port Richey 352-732-8531 pERFORMANCE HONDA 727-859-5193 I-75 & S.R. 54 Wesley Chapel Dream Cycles 8026 Leo Kidd Ave. Port Richey 813-973-1888 POWERHOUSE CYCLES 727-645-6931 7992 W. Gulf To Lake Hwy. Crystal GATOR Harley-Davidson 1745 US Hwy 441 Leesburg FL River 352-563-0005 RED LINE RAY'S CYCLE WORKS 34748 16635 US Hwy. 301 Dade City, 352-787-8050 FL 33523 G’s Performance 352-521-0430 4131 Louis Ave. # 11 Holiday SCOOTER SHAK FL, INC. 727-939-0880 2212 Citrus Blvd. Leesburg, FL GIBSON KUSTOMS, INC. 4885 N. Hwy. 441 Ocala 34475 34748 315-9875 SHINE BROS CUSTOM CYCLES 352-620-8044 15125 Classique Ln. Tavares gulf coast h-d 32778 352-343-8681 5817 SR. 54 New Port Richey STORMY HILL H-D 727-842-4547 GULF COAST POWDER COATING, 2480 Hwy 27, Clermont, FL 352-243-7111 INC. SUN STATE FUN SPORTS 15424 Aviation Loop Dr. 17512 Hwy. 441 Mount Dora Brooksville, FL 34604 1-88832757 499-6901 352-735-2900 Gulf Coast Yamaha suncoast Bike and Trike 8822 US 19 Port Richey 16547 US Hwy 19 #101 727-842-6624 Hudson, 34667 (South of Little HARLEY-DAVIDSON OF OCALA Road) 5331 N. U.S. Hwy 441 Ocala tri-county cycle center 34475 1147 Ponce DeLeon Brooksville 352-732-2488 352-796-2684 H & B CYCLES 3964 NW Gainesville Rd. Ocala TRIKES BY TONY 3238 S. Florida Ave. Inverness 352-351-5122 (866) 344-8637 hi-tech custom cycles TOPLINE MOTOR SPORTS 4601 Panorama Ave. Holiday 14737 US 19, Hudson, FL 34667 727-942-9353 Highway thunder customS 727-863-6909 VENOM CUSTOM CHOPPERS 15050 NE US Hwy 301 Waldo 4321 US 19 N. New Port Richey, FL 352-468-1942 727-816-8700
WILLY T's 6641 Industrial Ave., Port Richey, FL 727-849-8401 YAMAHA OF LEESBURG 1503 E. Main St. Leesburg 34788 326-5999
fat charlie's 6229 Ridge Rd. Port Richey 727-843-8783 GOODFELLAZ SPORTS CLUB 6205 Ridge Road Port Richey, FL 34668 727-8445100 GOVERNOR'S LOUNGE BARS 10357 SR 52 Hudson, FL 34669 & RESTAURANTS 727-379-5566 BACK 40 LOUNGE HAPPY DAYz LOUNGE 15949 E. Hwy 40 Silver Springs 12401 US Hwy 301 Dade City 34209 bayport inn 352-521-5003 4835 Cortez Blvd., Bayport 34607 HAYLOFT PUB 8954 SR 52 Hudson, FL 352-596-1088 BB Magee’s 727-862-3738 12400 Ramfis Rd. Spring Hill Hideaway Bar and Grill 11720 US Hwy 19 Port Richey 727-861-1769 Beef O’ Brady’s 727-861-3521 27315 Hwy 54 W. Wesley Chapel horse & crown pub 5230 Commercial Way Spring Hill 813-994-1511 Beef O’ Brady’s 352-596-4778 13706 Little Road, Hudson LITTLE CORONA'S CIGAR LOUNGE 727-869-2500 Main St and Grand Blvd. NPR Big John’s 727-494-7659 11912 Lane Park Rd. Tavares , FL LITTLE JOE'S HIDEAWAY 11912 Lane Park Rd. Tavares 32778 352-343-3585 BLUE NOTE 32778 352-343-3355 4658 Commercial Way, Spring Hill Mike’s Friendly Pub Berkley Manor - 352-596-8679 5465 S. Oakridge Dr. bourbon st. nite club Homosassa 352-628-6896 4331 US Hwy 19 NPR MOUSETRAP SALOON 48 US Hwy. 19 N. Inglis 34449 727-843-0685 bUFFALO WILD WINGS 352-447-1920 10936 St, Rd. 54 New Port Richey MUSTANG SALLY'S 4403 Buena Vista Ln. Holiday 727-372-2323 C & D COLISEUM LOUNGE 727-942-6411 2490 SE 58th Ave. Ocala 34471 NEON COWBOY 624-3700 SR 52 Pasco 352-588-0032 OUR TOWN TAVERN CHICKIE'S PUB 6408 Rowan Rd. NPR 727-842- 7061 Hwy. 21N. Keystone Hgts.32656 352-473-6892 1661 CONEY ISLAND pat’s Place 1112 East Jefferson St. Brooksville, S.R. 54 W. Zephyrhills FL 352-796-9141 813-783-3147 crossroads pRIME TIME BAR & GRIL L 25 W. Dr. M.L.K. Blvd. Brooksville 11408 US 19 Port Richey 34668 352-796-4200 727-869-9707 CROSSROADS INN port hole pub 16475 S. Hwy 301 & CR 42 5430 Treadway Dr. Port Richey Summerfield, FL 34491 727-845-3591 ramble inn 352-347-8226 COTEE RIVER SALOON 18139 U.S. Hwy. 19 Brooksville 7803 Grand Blvd. Port Richey 352-597-0052 RAVEN'S NEST 727-8159528 CYPRESS GRILLE & TIKI BAR 14400 E Hwy 40 Silver Springs 14328 Black Lake Rd. (Old 54) 352-625-0300 r & b hawg pound pub Odessa813-920-3456 Duffy’s 38704 E. Tucker Rd. Zephyrhills 16620 SR 40 Dunnellon, FL 34481 813-788-4192 REBAR 352-489-7020 Eduardo’s 10123 Broad St. Brooksville, FL 100 E. 4th Ave. Mt. Dora 32757 352-799-6031 RED HOUSE SALOON 735-1711 Fat Cats Billiards 1350 West North Blvd., Leesburg 2721 West Old Hwy 441 34748 323-9222 Mount Dora, FL 32757 735-2202 roos’ restaurant & pub 20182 Cortez Blvd. Brooksville 352-799-6207
Rumbling Pride MISC 5238 Quiet Creek Ln. Lakeland 491 Mini STORAGE 863-607-9888 1755 N Lecanto Hwy scuttlebutts pub Lecanto, FL 34461 352-746-1419 5430 Threadway Dr. 19245 S.R. 52 Land O’ Lakes 34637 Port Richey,FL 727-845-3591 813-995-0800 seaside inn lounge 5330 Treadway Dr. Port Richey A + TRAILERS 19245 S.R. 52 Land O’ Lakes 34637 727-848-4628 813-995-0800 SHAMROCK LOUNGE AIR SLINGER, INC. 1120 W. North Blvd. Leesburg 7253 Belvedere Terrace 34748 352-787-4309 New Port Richey 34655 SHEA'S HI-WAY INN ACE DIGITAL GRAPHICS 2201 W. Old Hwy 441 Mount Dora , FL 32757 383-7851 11780 Linden Dr., Spring Hill 352-200-7087 SHONEY'S INN & SUITES 1308 North St. Leesburg 34748 bogarts smoke shop 727-787-1210 or 888-787-1210 12139 S. Williams St. “B” 352-465-4334 Shorty’s Sports Pub cameo leather 2109 Mariner Blvd. Spring Hill 12139 S. Williams St. D Dunnel352-683-9091 leon (352)465-1754 SKINNY'S BAR SR 54 Wesley Chapel 813-994- CAR, TRUCK & SUV 5028 US Hwy. 19 N. NPR 9500 727-847-1616 Sleepy Hollow DEUces Are Wild 1033 E. Gobbler Dr. Floral City 304 W. Broadway St. Ocala 352-726-3242 352-867-1643 silver moon Tavern 3025 N. Hwy. 41 Dunnellon 34432 Dungeon Master 15407 US Hwy. 301 N. Dade City 352-489-0062 352-521-5910 SINBADS OF LAKE COUNTY 1050 W. Burleigh Blvd. Tavares HARDTAILZ Biker Outlet 5311 South Suncoast Blvd. 32778 352-343-6669 352-503-6817 Someplace Else henkel’s r.v. 3645 Universal Plaza Holiday 8640 U.S. 19 Port Richey 727-843-9005 SOUTH BEACH BAR US 19 727- 727-847-9800 HOUSE OF FUN 862-2938 2530 US Hwy. 19 Holiday SONNY'S REAL PIT BBQ 727-945-9808 6606 Gall Blvd. Zephyrhills, FL Liberty RV STORMIES SALOON 7500 NW 42nd Ave. Ocala 34482 5748 Main St. NPR 264-8842 352-690-7666 813-782-4272 mary b. archie realtor sunset lounge 5429 Spring Hill Blvd. 352-686- 5130 Tammy Lane, Holiday 34690 727-514-8650 6565 nature coast sports T-BONE'S SPORTS GRILLE 5138 US Hwy 19 N. Spring Hill 2060 S. Bay St. Eustis 32726 352-795-4832 352-589-0277 Pixie Lynn Art THE CHAR HOUSE 20 N.E. 1st Ave. High Springs 114 S. 5th St. Leesburg 386-454-5690 The Frosty Mug 411 N Donnelly St. Mont Dora preferred pawn 8201 US Hwy 19 NPR 727-84932757 5586 352-383-1696 Prime Towing THE PIT STOP BAR AND GRILL 14445 Ponce de Leon Blvd, Brooks- 5111 S. R. 54 N. P. R. 727-8419164 ville, FL 34601, 352-796-7570 wallys’ upholstery Thunder Tavern 5241 Craft St. New Port Richey 5111 State Rd 54, NPR 727-848-7383 727-408-2125 Up The Creek Pub TATTOO & PIERCING 4400 Grand Blvd, Elfers EMBELISHING TATTOO & PIERCING 727-264-8903 8516 SR 52 Hudson, FL 34667 upper deck sports cafe 727-861-5380 5386 Darlene St. Spring Hill 352-597-7662
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InFlorida,aDUIisactuallytwo casesoccurringatonce.The firstistheCriminalCasethat mostofusthinkof,involving theStateAttorneyandajudge atthecourthouse.Thesecond oftengetsignored,andisagainsttheDepartment ofMotorVehicles.Thissecondcasecomesoutofthe factthatassoonassomeoneischargedwithDUI,the DMVsuspendstheirlicense.Thatsuspensioninitiates anAdministrativeLawCasethathaspenaltiesand consequencesaboveandbeyondanypotentialcriminal penalties.Itismystrongopinionthatfailingtotake advantageoftheAdministrativeHearingisahuge mistake in any DUI case. AsIstatedabove,ifyouareevercharged withaDUI,theDMVautomaticallysuspendsyour licensefor6monthstoayear.Ifyouconsentedtothe breathalyzer,thesuspensionisforsixmonths;ifyou refusedthebreathalyzer,thesuspensionisforayear. OnceyouarearrestedorcitedforDUI,yourlicenseis confiscatedandyouhaveten(10)daystorequestan AdministrativeHearingtochallengethissuspension. Duringthattendayperiod,yourDUIcitationactually servesyourdriver'slicense.Ifyoudonotrequestthe Administrativehearingduringthosetendays,the suspensionwilltakeeffect,andtherewillbenothing youcandotoreverseit.Yes,yourlicenseissuspended eventhoughyourCriminalcasehasn'tevenstarted. AttheAdministrativeHearing,inorder toupholdthesuspension,theDepartmentonlyhas toestablishProbableCausetobelievethateitheryou
wereincontrolofamotorvehiclewhileunderthe influenceofanintoxicant,orthatyourefusedtotake abreathalyzertestafterbeingproperlyrequestedto doso.ProbableCauseisaverylowthreshold,nowhere near"beyondareasonabledoubt".TheHearingOfficer's jobistodeterminewhetherornotlawenforcementhad agoodreasontobelieveyouwereundertheinfluence... notarocksolidreason,justagoodone.Itisaverylow thresholdofproof.However,thereareanumbervery good reasons to go through the process. First of all, requesting the hearing will probablygetyouapermitthatallowsyoutokeep drivingforbusinesspurposes.Thiswillgiveyoutime tomakearrangementsforthepossibilitythatyoumay havetogoaperiodoftimewithoutbeingabletodrive. Ifyoudowinthehearing,yourdrivingprivilegeswill bereinstated.If,however,thesuspensionisupheld(or ifyoudon'trequestthehearingatall),youwillhaveto signupforDUISchoolandgoaperiodoftimebefore anotherHardshipLicensewillbeissued(30daysif youtookthebreathalyzer,and90daysifyourefused). Chancesareyouweren'tplanningonlosingyourlicense thenightyougotarrested,andwillneedmorethan10 daystofigureouthowyouaregoingtogettoworkfor thenextmonthtoayear.RequestingtheAdministrativeHearingusuallygetsyouadrivingpermitandgives youtimetoprepareforthepossibilitythatyouwill notbeabletodriveforawhile.THELASTTHINGYOU EVERWANTISTOBECHARGEDWITHDRIVINGONADUI SUSPENDEDLICENSE;thatisagoodwaytogetareservation at the Sheriff's County Resort (jail). Second,youareentitledtomuchofthe
sameDiscovery(policereports,etc.)intheAdministrativeCaseasyouareintheCriminalcase.TheAdministrativeHearingalmostalwaysoccursmuchfasterthan theCriminalCasewillprogress.Therefore,youcanoften getthebasicDiscoveryquickerbygoingthroughthe AdministrativeHearing.It'sthesamereportsyouare goingtogetintheCriminalCase,butaheadstartis rarelyabadthing.InpreparingforyourAdministrative Hearing,yourattorneywillbedevelopingsomeofthe samedefensesheorshehopestousetodefendthe criminal charges. Mostimportantly,you,oryourattorney getachancetoquestiontheofficersinvolvedinthe CriminalCaseontherecord,andusuallywithoutthe StateAttorneypresent.Lawenforcementistrainedon howtowriteapolicereporttoestablishprobablecause. Usually,thatisalltheinformationinapolicereport... thebarefactsthatmakethearrestsoundassolidas possible.IfyourequestandAdministrativeHearing,you cansubpoenatheofficersinvolvedandaskthemquestionsabouttheDUIinvestigation.Thisisusuallywhere attorneysestablishthebasistochallengethetraffic stopandotherevidenceallegedlycollectedbythe policeofficer.TheStateAttorneyisnotifiedofthehearing,butIhaveneverseenoneshowup.So,theofficeris underoath,ontherecord,andisn'tbeingprotectedby a prosecuting attorney. Remember,youprimarygoalistoprotect yourselfbothontheroadandinalllegalmatters. When itcomestodefendingaDUI,thebestwaytoprotect yourselfistotakeadvantageoftheAdministrative Hearing process.
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SUN. JANUARY 1ST - WEBSTER MONTHLY SWAP MEET, CAR & BIKE SHOW - Located at Webster Westside Flea Market, 516 NW 3rd. Steet (CR 478 & NW 3rd. St) Webster FL. 33597. Gates open 8:00 AM until 3:00 PM the 1st Sunday of every month rain or shine. General admission $5.00, children under 14 FREE. Show & Corral(for sale by owner) registration $10.00. Club/Organization Participation Award (10 or more vehicles registered) Trophies & Cash Prizes! Vendors welcome: outside 15' x 30' spaces $18; covered 10' x 10' $10. ATM provided by FL ATM SERVICES always on site. Contact: Jackie Smith. Email: websterswaps@ aol.com Info: 800-832-7396. Reservations: 352-628-4656. www.myspace.com/ webstercyclemeet. JAN 6th - JAN. 8th - 2012 Thunder By The Bay Motorcycle Festival. At Downtown Sarasota, ph 941-371-8820 x 1800. 2012 Thunder by the Bay event schedule: Friday - January 6h “Born To Be Wild” Kickoff Party 7pm-midnight at Hyatt Regency. $15 Person at the door, cash food stations & bar, casino style gaming, The Billy Rice Band, silent auction, dress is Biker Casual, secured motorcycle parking, vehicle valet parking available. Saturday - January 7th “Dealer Day” from 8:30am-2pm, Stop by Rossiter’s H-D, Manatee River H-D, Hap’s Cycle Sales, and Sarasota Ford - win some cash! Downtown Festival Noon-11pm, free admission. Vendors, demos, great food, bike parking on Main St (between Pineapple Ave & Gulf Stream Ave) and on South Palm Ave. Live entertainment on Jagermeister Stage: Tucci Group 1–2:30pm, The Boneshakers 5–6:30pm, The Lauren Mitchell Band 7–8:30pm, Highway To Hell 9–11pm. Sunday - January 8th “Cruise for Cash” Scenic Ride - 9-11am Registration at O'Leary's Tiki Bar and Grill, 5 Bayfront Drive, $10 hand /3 for $20. Downtown Festival 11am-6pm Main Street / Downtown Sarasota, 15 Class Bike Show 10:30am-2pm Registration at South Palm Avenue in Downtown Sarasota, winner annunced at 4pm, info 941-371-8820 ext. 1800, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. www.ThunderByTheBay.org.
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ABATE of Florida, Inc. 17th ANNUAL FREEDOM RIGHTS RALLY February 10 - 13, 2012
State Meeting Sunday February 12th at 2:00 pm
State Board Meeting Sunday February 12th at Noon Monticello, Florida • American Legion Hall • 1065 S. Water St. • Monticello, FL 32344
Ride to the Capitol Monday February 13 from Monticello KOA Campground at 9:00am
STAND UP FOR YOUR RIGHTS! Free Tent Camping • Membership & Safety Information Available RV Hookups Available from KOA • Cabins $150 (3 night event price) KOA Campground • 346 KOA Road • Monticello, FL 32344 Located at exit 225 at I-10 in Monticello, call 850-997-3890 for directions only. 20 miles east of Tallahassee & 6 miles SW of Monticello. From I-10 at US19 proceed south 600 feet, then west on C158B for 2 miles, then north on S259 for 1/2 mile. Follow the signs. American Legion Hall Go 2 blocks west of the Opera House on US90, then turn west on Waters Street. Go 1/2 mile to Legion Hall. Reservations for RV Hookups (Pop-Up Campers, Vans and RV’s) need to be made through the KOA Campground. Call 850-997-3890 for reservations. RV sites are limited. For cabin reservations or for more information contact ABATE of Florida, Inc. State Office: (386) 943-9610 (fax same) email email@example.com Donations to ABATE of Florida, Inc. are not deductible for federal income tax purposes. ABATE of Florida, Inc. does not condone drinking and driving.
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SUN. JANUARY 1ST - WEBSTER MONTHLY SWAP MEET, CAR & BIKE SHOW - Located at Webster Westside Flea Market, 516 NW 3rd. Steet (CR 478 & NW 3rd. St) Webster FL. 33597. Gates open 8:00 AM until 3:00 PM the 1st Sunday of every month rain or shine. General admission $5.00, children under 14 FREE. Show & Corral(for sale by owner) registration $10.00. Club/Organization Participation Award (10 or more vehicles registered) Trophies & Cash Prizes! Vendors welcome: outside 15' x 30' spaces $18; covered 10' x 10' $10. ATM provided by FL ATM SERVICES always on site. Contact: Jackie Smith. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Info: 800-832-7396. Reservations: 352-628-4656. www. myspace.com/webstercyclemeet January 6 - 8 - 14th Annual Thunder By The Bay Motorcycle Festival - Sponsored by Suncoast Charities for Children. The event begins at 7:00 pm on Friday at the Hyatt Regency Sarasota. The event includes a ride beginning at O’Leary’s Tiki Bar and Grill, 5 Bayfront Drive in Sarasota. Registration is from 9:00 am to 11:00 am on Sunday. The ride fee is $10.00 per hand or three hands for $20.00. There will be ten awards of $100.00, five awards of $200.00, two awards of $500.00 and one award of $1000.00 to winners. A bike show will be held on Sunday with registration from 10:30 am to 2:00 pm at an unknown location on South Palm Avenue. The entry fee is $15.00. The show has 15 classes and trophies will be awarded for first and second place in each class. The event also includes music, vendors and more. For more information call (941) 371-8820 x 1800, click here to send email, or go to http://www.thunderbythebay.org. JANUARY 27TH-29TH - 2012 FLORIDA MOTORCYCLE EXPO AND BIKE BUILDER INVITATIONAL - COMPLETELY FREE Three day event held at Quaker Steak and Lube 10400 49th Street N. in Clearwater. There are tons of great events going on over the weekend. HUGE Jeagermister stage, 4000 square foot Custom Bike Builder Invitation Tent, $1,000 Miss Full Throttle Contest, Tattoo Contest, Ride in Bike Show, $100 an hour cash give-a-way, free bike give-a-way, great food, vendors galore, live music, FREE FIREWORKS DISPLAY SATURDAY NIGHT before Greg Billings, Friday Night Bobby Friss, Saturday Black Honkies and Greg Billings, and Sunday The Dive Bar Stalkers. This is an event you will not want to miss! For more info call 813814-1424 or visit www.floridafullthrottle.com/ expo2012.html (VENDOR SPACE AVAILABLE)
Carlie Lynne's 2nd Saturday 9119 US 27 South, Seabring 863-381-7685 Everglades Motorcycle 3rd Saturday of Month 3888 Mannix Drive Suite 316 (off of I-75 at Exit 101) JJ Muggs Stadium Grill Abacoa Town Center Jupiter, FL 561-630-9669 Pier 2 Resort Bikers Pool Party (2nd Sun) 2200 US Hwy 441 SE Okeechobee, FL 863-763-8003 Pompano Harley-Davidson 1st Friday of the Month 2900 Center Court Circle Sunrise, FL (954)-545-3200
TUESDAY: Break Time Lounge 4630 Gulf Stream Drive Naples, FL 239-353-9300 Harbourside Grill and Tiki Bar 3442 Marinatown Lane N. Ft. Myers, FL 33903 Hurricane Grill and Wings 6345 Naples Blvd. Naples, FL 239-513-9900 Porky's Last Stand 2560 39th st. Golden Gate FL Sundown's Sports Grill 3580 Evans Rd. 239-939-9936 WEDNESDAY: Brazilian Bike Night Boteco Bar 916 NE 79th Street Miami, FL 33138 Island Jacks 5425 W. Atlantic Blvd. Margate, FL 954-984-4422 Island Jacks 4449 Okeechobee Blvd. West Palm Beach, FL 561-687-2122 Iron Eagle Bar 9441 Hwy 78 W. Okeechobee 863-467-1360 Pembroke Pines Hooters 7990 Pines Blvd 954-962-6330 Sunrise Harley-Davidson 201 Int'l Pkwy Sunrise, FL 954-414-4135 Tiki Bar Cafe 4131 Bonita Beach Road. 239-947-0000 Victory Lane Cafe 4150 Hancock Bridge Pky. N. Ft.Myers 239-849-9065 THURSDAY: Amos Sports Grill & Petersons H-D South 7800 SW 104th Street & US1 Miami, FL 305-274-1228 Daisy Duke's Saloon 10060 Pines Blvd Pembroke Pines, FL 33024 (954) 430-9930
Sunrise Harley-Davidson 2nd + 4th Fri - Bike Night 4th Sun. Ladies Garage Party 201 Int'l Pkwy Sunrise FL 954-414-4135 Treasure Coast H-D 3rd Sat. of every month Customer Appreciation Day 4967 S.E. Federal Hwy. 772-287-3871 FL2-G Yellow Jackets Gold WIng Riders 1st Sat of the Month Buddy Freddy's Iron Rhino Saloon 1st and 3rd Friday: 19800 Tamiami Trail East, Naples, FL 239-393-3974 Harley Davidson Naples & Ft. Myers on Nov. 13th (Friday) One Buck Bike Night & Concert - 3645 Gateway Lane 239-594-5504/this month it is at the Naples Store
Good Times Sports Bar 700 Leeland Heightrs Blvd. W. Leigh Acres, FL 33936 239-369-7000 Kingshead Pub 500 East Dania Beach 954-927-1564 Legends Sports Bar 395 Spanish River Blvd. Boca Raton, 866-367-1788 North Fort Tavern 13101 N. Cleveland Ave. N. Ft. Myers, Fl 33931 239-652-0900 Roland Martins Tiki Bar 920 Del Monte Ave. 863-983-3151 Skully's Tavern 9809 Sunset Drive S. Miami, FL 305-271-7404 Zookie's Sports Pub & Grill 774 Preserve Lane, Naples, FL 239-566-7513 FRIDAY: Outlaws Charlotte County 914 LaVilla Rd Punta Gorda, FL 239-229-4139 Sunrise Harley-Davidson 201 Int'l Pkwy Sunrise FL 33325 954-414-4135 SATURDAY: Boar's Nest Salon 381 Prospect Rd. Oakland Park 954-938-5971 Mickey's Bar 350 SW 12 Ave. Pompano Beach 954-941-1611 SUNDAY: Flossies Bar and Grill 3985 Ravens Wood Road Dania Beach, FL 954-792-6519 J&S Fish Camp Every Sunday 1pm till ??? Food, live music and vendors
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SUN JANUARY 1ST - WEBSTER MONTHLY SWAP MEET, CAR & BIKE SHOW - Located at Webster Westside Flea Market, 516 NW 3rd. Steet (CR 478 & NW 3rd. St) Webster FL. 33597. Gates open 8:00 AM until 3:00 PM the 1st Sunday of every month rain or shine. General admission $5.00, children under 14 FREE. Show & Corral(for sale by owner) registration $10.00. Club/ Organization Participation Award (10 or more vehicles registered) Trophies & Cash Prizes! Vendors welcome: outside 15' x 30' spaces $18; covered 10' x 10' $10. ATM provided by FL ATM SERVICES always on site. Contact: Jackie Smith. Email: email@example.com Info: 800832-7396. Reservations: 352-628-4656. www.myspace. com/webstercyclemeet BIKE NIGHT EVERY MONDAY NIGHT AT WHISKEY RIVER - Bike Night Every Monday 6:00 PM Specials for Bikers Only!! $2 Miller Lite $5 Three Olives $7 One Topping Pizza Half Price Appetizers 904.645.5571 4850 Big Island Drive Suite 3 Text Whisky to 41513 www.WhiskyRiverJacksonville.com BIKE NIGHT EVERY WEDNESDAY NIGHT AT BUFFALO'S SOUTHWEST CAFE - Every Wednesday Bike Night @ Buffalo's Southwest Cafe in Orange Park sponsored by Adamec H-D® 6:00 - 9:00 PM BIKE NIGHT EVERY THURSDAY NIGHT AT CHICAGO PIZZA - Bike Night @ Chicago Pizza in Orange Park Every Thursday from 6-9 PM. 406 Old Hard Road, Fleming Island, FL (904) 213-7779 BIKE NIGHT EVERY THURSDAY NIGHT AT COPPER TOP - 10% off your bill with Adamec receipt of purchase within last 30 days! Live Music every week, 50¢ Raw Oysters. Copper Top Kitchen, Inc. 1712 Beach Boulevard, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250 904-249-4779 www. coppertopkitchen.com Bike Night at Michelle's Watering Hole - Jacksonville, FL EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT - Michelles Neighborhood Watering Hole 8560 Beach Blvd (by the boat ramp) Jacksonville, FL 32216 904-353-0002 JANUARY 27TH-29TH - 2012 FLORIDA MOTORCYCLE EXPO AND BIKE BUILDER INVITATIONAL COMPLETELY FREE Three day event held at Quaker Steak and Lube 10400 49th Street N. in Clearwater. There are tons of great events going on over the weekend. HUGE Jeagermister stage, 4000 square foot Custom Bike Builder Invitation Tent, $1,000 Miss Full Throttle Contest, Tattoo Contest, Ride in Bike Show, $100 an hour cash give-a-way, free bike give-a-way, great food, vendors galore, live music, FREE FIREWORKS DISPLAY SATURDAY NIGHT before Greg Billings, Friday Night Bobby Friss, Saturday Black Honkies and Greg Billings, and Sunday The Dive Bar Stalkers. This is an event you will not want to miss! For more info call 813-814-1424 or visit www.floridafullthrottle.com/expo2012.html (VENDOR SPACE AVAILABLE)
Love 2 Ride Bikers Consignment Store 3rd SUNDAY each month Bike/Hot Rod Cruise In 3275-3 US Hwy 17 No. Green Cove Springs, Fl, (904) 284-4321
Alachua Sports Pub Alachua, FL 386-462-5322 4th Friday of the month American Legion Riders Chapter 16 Bike Night (2nd Friday 5-7) 4701 NW 6th St. Gainesville Beef O’ Brady’s 3rd Thurs. of Month Back Beach Road Panama City Beach, FL Calendars Pizzeria & Sports Bar Last Saturday of the Month US 90 & College Macclenny, FL 904-259-5040
Panama Joe's Bike Night (Last Wed.) 5109 NW 39th Ave. Gainesville, 352-377-7665 Putnam County Swap Meet (3rd Sunday) 117 Yelvington Rd. East Palatka, Fl 32131 floridaswapmeet.com 386-868-3727 352-505-8287 Santa Fe Bar US 441 High Springs, FL 386-454-9461 3rd Fri
Fleetwood Diner / Allstar Tattoo High Springs, FL 386-454-5775 3rd Tues. 6p-9p
MONDAY: Beef O Brady's 6500 SW Archer Rd. Gainesville, FL Hooters Restuarant 504 West Geoffrey Street St.Augustine, FL 904-819-9919 The Steel Pony 5312 Jammes Avenue Jacksonville, FL 904-777-5630 Wings Of Fire 397 E. James Lee Blvd. Crestview, FL TUESDAY: Dick's Wings 474313 St. Rd. 200 904-491-3469 HJ’s Miss B Haven 12905 N. Main Street Jacksonville, FL 904-757-3595 Hooters Restaurant 180 Cracker Barrell Dr. Crestview, FL 32563 850-423-1333
Spindrifter Lounge Bike Night (3rd Saturday) US 441 & I-75 Alachua, FL 386-462-9081
Hooters Restaurant 1137 Beacon Point Drive Jacksonville, FL 904-723-5224 Rivers Edge Sports Bar 915 S. 14th St. Fernandia Beach, FL 904-491-3849 WEDNESDAY: Buffalo’s Cafe 6055 Youngeman Circle Orange Park 904-778-1101 Moe's Southwest Grill 2941 W. Hwy 90 Lake City FL 386-754-9373 Roadhouse Grill 741 West 23rd Street Panama City, FL 850-522-1446 THURSDAY:
Arnold’s 3912 US Highway 1 North St.Augustine 904-824-8738 Hooters Restuarant 15015 Emerald Coast Destin, FL 850-654-1007 Timbuktu 1740 N. Highway 301 Starke, FL 904-966-2229 FRIDAY: Hooters Restaurant 12709 Front Beach Road Panama City, FL 850-230-9464 SATURDAY: Bay Breeze Lounge 1889 Garcon Point Rd. Milton, 850-623-5859 Cross Creek Steakhouse 12123 Lem Turner Rd, Jacksonville, Fl 32218 (904)765-7420
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SUN. JANUARY 1ST - WEBSTER MONTHLY SWAP MEET, CAR & BIKE SHOW - Located at Webster Westside Flea Market, 516 NW 3rd. Steet (CR 478 & NW 3rd. St) Webster FL. 33597. Gates open 8:00 AM until 3:00 PM the 1st Sunday of every month rain or shine. General admission $5.00, children under 14 FREE. Show & Corral(for sale by owner) registration $10.00. Club/Organization Participation Award (10 or more vehicles registered) Trophies & Cash Prizes! Vendors welcome: outside 15' x 30' spaces $18; covered 10' x 10' $10. ATM provided by FL ATM SERVICES always on site. Contact: Jackie Smith. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Info: 800-832-7396. Reservations: 352-628-4656. www.myspace.com/ webstercyclemeet January 22 - Orlando Harley-Davidson and Bikers Against Child Abuse Ride - Sponsored by Orlando Harley-Davidson. The ride starts at Downtown Disney® West Side Parking Lot N, 1502 East Buena Vista Drive #B1 in Lake Buena Vista. Registration is from 10:00 am to 11:30 am and the motorcycles leave from 11:45 am. to 12:15 pm. The fee is a $10.00 donation (cash or check) for each rider, and a $5.00 donation for a passenger. The ride ends with free entertainment and food, including live music. Donations will benefit Tri-County BACA’s efforts to prevent child abuse. For more information call (407) 423-0346 JANUARY 27TH-29TH - 2012 FLORIDA MOTORCYCLE EXPO AND BIKE BUILDER INVITATIONAL - COMPLETELY FREE Three day event held at Quaker Steak and Lube 10400 49th Street N. in Clearwater. There are tons of great events going on over the weekend. HUGE Jeagermister stage, 4000 square foot Custom Bike Builder Invitation Tent, $1,000 Miss Full Throttle Contest, Tattoo Contest, Ride in Bike Show, $100 an hour cash give-a-way, free bike give-a-way, great food, vendors galore, live music, FREE FIREWORKS DISPLAY SATURDAY NIGHT before Greg Billings, Friday Night Bobby Friss, Saturday Black Honkies and Greg Billings, and Sunday The Dive Bar Stalkers. This is an event you will not want to miss! For more info call 813-814-1424 or visit www.floridafullthrottle.com/expo2012.html (VENDOR SPACE AVAILABLE)
Full Throttle 73 EAST COAST AREA - Includes: Flagler Beach, Daytona, Daytona Beach, Melbourne, Orlando, Sanford & Vero Beach SALES & SERVICE alley cat cycle supply 140 Riverside Dr. Holly Hill 257-5999 Americal steel horse cycles 534 E. Intl Speedway Blvd. Deland, FL 32724 386-738-5959 0r 866-364-3904 american v-twin 5135 International Dr. Ste. 11 Orlando 1-407-903-0058 • 1-888-AM-V-TWIN BIKERS BAY 1429 S. Woodland Blvd. DeLand, FL 32720 386-873-4910 bikes only body shop 3609 Old Winter Garden Rd. Ste. A1, Orlando 298-1556 black-gold daytona cycle 541 Ballough Rd. Daytona Beach 258-8020 bmw motorcycle of daytona 118 E. Fairview Ave. Daytona Beach 257-2269 Boar's Nest Cycle Shop Mobile Motorcycle Repair BUY & RIDE MOTOR VEHICLES, INC. Autos, Trucks & Motorcycles 6831 N. Orange Blossom Trail Orlando, FL 32810 1-407-294-6864 carl’s speed shop 390 N. Beach St. Daytona Beach 258-3777 Clermont H-d 2480 S. Hwy 27 Clermont 352-243-7111 cruise amer. motorcyce 2915 Orange Blossom Trail Kissimmee 931-1409 CURLY JIMS 386-774-7713 custom iron 3709 N. Hwy. 17 DeLand, FL 32720 386-985-4850 custom works 806 N. Beach Street Daytona Beach 257-1300 crank & Chrome 1533 Ridgewood Ave. Holly Hill 615-1449 cycle & ski concepts 4230 CR 218, Unit 4 Middleburg, FL 904-291-6388 cycle riders 3450 W. Colonial Drive, Orlando 841-8641 cycle sports center 4001 John Young Parkway, Orlando 32804 299-9191 CYCLE WORLD OF DAYTONA 2385 S. Ridgewood Ave. S. Daytona 386-761-2411 daytona fun machines 450 Ridgewood Ave. Holly Hill 238-0888 daytona harley-davidson 290 N. Beach St. Daytona Beach 253-2453 exotic custom CHOPPERS 3834 Commerce Loop, Orlando 32808 407-293-2228 hardcore custom cycles 25629 Edgewater Dr, Orlando 407) 253-2227 HARLEY-DAVIDSON of seminole 620 Hickman Circle Sanford 407-831-7888 Kissimmee motorsports 2881 N. Jouh Young Pkwy Kissimmee , FL legends cycles 101 W. Cypress St. Kissimmee 870-5571
Lorenzo SELECT MOTOR INC. 7551 S Hwy 17-92 Fern Park MASTERLINK CYCLE 6073-1 Roosevelt Blvd. Jacksonville FL 32244 904-779-1133 millers custom parts 1863 S. Ridgewood Ave. S. Daytona 761-0858 moine cycle warehse. 1040 Nursery Road. Winter Springs 695-6002 MOTOR SPORTS OF ORLANDO 8155 S. Hwy 17-92 Fern Park 831-8888 new smyrna harley-davidson 1899 S. R. 44 New Smyrna Beach 409-3034 ORANGE CUSTOM CYCLES 7230 NE Hwy 301 Orange Heights. 352-468-3979 orlando h-d & buell 3770 37th St. Orlando 423-0346 orlando yamaha 9334 E. Colonial Drive Orlando 273-3579 PETE G’S CHOPPER DESIGN SERVICES 1365 Bennett Drive Suite 101 Longwood 407-834-5007 PITBULL MOTORCYCLE CO. 4340 N. Orange Blossom Trail Orlando. FL 32804 1-407-290-9212 PRO STREET CUSTOM CHOPPERS, INC. 7850 N. Orange Blossom Trail Orlando, FL 32810 1-407-291-3331 QUICK DRAW 728B Ballough Rd. Daytona Beach 386-253-0900 Scooters 2105 French Ave. Hwy. 1792 Sanford 330-2056 scooters cycle 1903 S. Ridgewood Ave S. Daytona 767-8133 sinister cyclesports 3380 No. US1 Bunnell, FL 386-206-4832 Space Coast bourget 3345 North Courtenay Pkwy. Merritt Island FL 321-454-4020 Space Coast Harley-Davidson 1440 Executive Circle N.E. Palm Bay 32905 street wi ze 2800 Melonville Sanford 321-5015 STROKERZ 110 Fairview Ave. Daytona Beach 386-253-1703 Treasure Coast Harley-Davidson 4967 S.E. Federal Highway Stuart 34997 the trike shop 410 N. Beach Street Daytona Beach 257-0609 tri-city cycles 308 S. 2nd St. F lagler 439-3967
BIKER FRIENDLY BARS & RESTAURANTS Archie’s 401 South Ocean Drive Ft. Pierce 34949 bar out back 2485 Hwy 17-92 Sanford 321-0422 beer: 30 grille & pub 1602 W. Airport Blvd. Sanford 323-1499
boot hill saloon 310 Main Street 386-258-9506 The Cabin Pub 18750 East Hwy 40 Silver Springs, FL 34488 352-625-2455 cactus bob’s 1566 S. French Ave. Sanford 330-1275 Captain Hairam’s 150 U.S. 1 Sebastian 32958 cathouse saloon 1113 N US 1 Ormond Beach 386-676-3832 dale's ales of orange city 2400 N Volusia Ave. Orange City, FL 32763 386-775-2377 diamond backs 745 Ridgewood Ave., Holly Hill 255-5596 dirty harry’s 701-705 Main St. 252-9877 dj’s deck 79 E. Dunlawton Ave. Port Orange 760-2277 Earl’s Hidaway 1405 Indian River Drive Sebastian 32958 fireside bar 1481 N US 1 Ormond Beach 676-2552 foxhead lounge 280 North SR 415 Osteen 321-2399 frank's place 146 N. Clark Rd. Ocee, FL 34761 froggers grill & bar 4459 N. Pinehills Road. Pine Hills 293-3199 froggys’ saloon 800 Main Street 259-0330 Gator’s Riverside Grille 4255 Peninsula Point Sanford 688-9700 george’s 5507 Edgewater Drive, Orlando 291-6562 gillys’ pub 44 1889 S. R. 44 New Smyrna Beach 428-6523 grizzly bar & grill 400 Savage C., Longwood 339-1263 Handle Bar and Grill 600 N Hwy 17-02 Longwood, 339-4949 hog heaven 3925 Clarcona-Ocoee Rd., Orlando, FL holly & dolly 512E Semoran Blvd. Casselberry hooter’s Of melbourne 877 S. Babcock Melbourne 32901 hooter’s of merritt island 125 N. Sykes Creek Blvd. Merritt 32953 Ichabob’s 2320 N. Highway A-1-A Indialantic 32903 iron horse saloon 1068 N. US 1 Ormond Beach 677-1550 jerry’s italian restAURANT & pizza 300 St. Laurant St. Longwood 767-5534 JOLLY GATOR FISH CAMP 4650 Highway 46, Geneva 407-349-5554 Junkyard saloon 6440 N. Orange Blossom Trail, Orlando, FL last resort bar 5812 S. Ridgewood Port Orange 7615147 Lou’s Blues 3191 Highway A-1-a Indialantic 32903 MAIN STREET
STATION 316 Main Street Daytona Beach FL 386-253-0024 MIKE'S CORNER 3705 State Rd 44 428-4858 orlando brewing 1301 Atlanta Ave. Orlando, FL Ozzie Crab House 6060 S. U.S. 1 Grant 32951 PALM TREE HARBOR 704 S Lakeshore Bld. Howy In The Hills Pineda Inn U.S. 1 Rockledge 32940 porky’s Hwy 309 Georgetown 467-3956 Scores 6590 Old Winter Garden Rd. Orlando, FL Sebastian Beach Inn 7035 S. Highway A-1-A Melbourn Beach 32951 smiley’s tap 1161 N US 1 Ormond Beach 677-9609 STEEL AROUND FOREST TAVERN 21918 Hwy. 40 Astor Park, FL 32102 1-352-759-3991 SWAMP house GRILL 488 W. Highbanks Rd. DeBary, FL 32713 386-668-8891 ted’s diner 855 S. Nova Rd. Ormond Beach 673-1898 THE HIDEAWAY BAR 516 Virginia Dr. Orlando, FL 407-898-5892 the oyster pub 555 Seabreeze Blvd. Daytona Beach 255-6348 the shark house 2929 N. Ocean Shore Blvd. Flagler 439-1000 trader jack's roadside 4425 N. US Hwy. 17 DeLand, FL 32725 386-985-3456 tucan willies 829-Eyrie Dr. Oviedo 366-6225 willie's "legendary" shark bar 1204 E. New York Ave. DeLand, FL 32724 386-734-0044 willy’s place 330 Madison Ave., Daytona Beach 248-8409 wolfy’s 520 N. Palmetto Sanford 322-2150 whiskey river north 3730 S.R. 46 Sanford 328-9096
white eagle lounge 5533 US 1 Old Dixie Hwy. Krona 437-2341 WINGS-PIZZA-N-THINGS SPORTS & gRILL 2563 N. Atlantic Ave. Daytona Beach, FL 32118 386-898-0626
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