Where we go. About 95 percent are professionals, in fields as diverse as landscaping, chemical engineering, teaching, law, psychology, and hairdressing. Motorcycles have had that same reputation ever since. This pet store owner says a bill banning the sale of cats and dogs would be 'game over' for his business. Members join and stay for long periods of time—20, 40, even 50 years—and they bond over the freedom, experience, and trust created when riding a motorcycle in a group. The motorcycle may be the foundation of Empire City, but the people are what gave, and continue to give, the club the soul that has been making it a home and a family for over 50 years. Motorcycle organizations popped up all over the country in the s, 60s, and 70s, following the burst of soldiers coming home from the World War II who were hungry for the same sense of danger and excitement they experienced in combat overseas.
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The homosexual leather-man has at least two cultural origins. Empire City, that suited everybody well. But he said he never refused to be part of it.
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