Category Archives: Motorcycles

Celebrating open-air freedom at the Crud

After 14 months of a Covid winter This uneasy rider regards Slimey Crud, always the first Sunday in May and October, as highlights of his year. (That observation should evoke a certain amount of pity but let’s move on.) The … Continue reading

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CDC says we can breathe a little

Who was that masked progressive? The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) is taking its knee off America’s collective neck a notch or two (Blaska, you insensitive bastard!) by allowing the citizenry to “participate in outdoor activities and recreation without a … Continue reading

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You can see a lot by riding alone

… we have observed. Italian motorcycle manufacturer Moto Guzzi has a great new slogan for the Age of Covid: “Distancing has never been a problem.” The head groundskeeper at the Werkes took his Moto Guzzi V-7 II Stone out for … Continue reading

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Getting out of Madison’s occupied zone on the Harley D

Escape to Beautiful Logged 630 beau-ti-fic miles on the Harley Davidson Softail Slim over the weekend, guests of a hard-working farm couple at their lakeside getaway home. Seven couples in all. Our host reports the dairy economy on his farm … Continue reading

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No mask, no helmet, no cages

Sons of unmanageability The Facebook page for Wisconsin Motorcycle Riders is replete this day after Memorial Day (05-26-2020) with photos of motorcycles in sunshine and smiling riders. You can see their smiles because none are wearing COVID-19 face masks. “Beautiful … Continue reading

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Blaska may be safer at home but he is happier on the road

Wisconsin’s Wild (South)West is wonderful — and not a bit frightening! “We wanna be free to ride our machines without being hassled by The Man!” — Peter Fonda The head groundskeeper at the Policy Werkes made good his pledge to enjoy God’s … Continue reading

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