Shopping at Toronto's new Hells Angels store. . .

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  1. Jacl-Kampuchea

    Jacl-Kampuchea Booze Merchant

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    http://torontoist.com/2013/09/shopping-at-torontos-new-hells-angels-store/


    Article was written by a girl I knew a few years back. It popped up on her FB feed today. Not sure how good she is on fact checking, but interesting anyway.
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  2. waveydavey

    waveydavey happy times!!

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    I wonder if you can get a "Support" full face helmet there??
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  3. H96669

    H96669 A proud pragmatist.

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  4. Red eyed and Rollin

    Red eyed and Rollin Been here awhile

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    The used to have a store in the east village in NYC. Third street maybe? I bought a red Crime Inc. cap which I still have. The little ball peen hammer charms were cool.
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  5. SgtDuster

    SgtDuster Long timer

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  6. cras

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    i wonder if david mann's estate approved the use of his artwork
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  7. Spaggy

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    Makin that dirty money clean.
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  8. waveydavey

    waveydavey happy times!!

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    I bet they don't have much shoplifting. Probably don't even need security cameras.
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  9. Buzz363

    Buzz363 Been here awhile

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    They make a lot of money off their support wear and stickers.
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  10. Berto

    Berto Inherently Floridian

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    Wear that shit somewhere the Angles are not the dominate club and see what happens:eek1
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  11. H96669

    H96669 A proud pragmatist.

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    Fuck them....my bro (RIP) belonged to a very small club called the "xxxx Angels" somewhere in QC way back then. They showed up "in force" and forced a name change when they took control of the drug supply in that area.:evil

    And there is way more I won't say here....Fuck them!:evil

    But just a few years ago one of them in full colors stopped at the small remote restaurant where I was having lunch. Asked about the next gas station....still a little ways I said but I happen to have a full gas can in my car if you think you need some.He declined politely.:D
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  12. p0diabl0

    p0diabl0 Been here awhile

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    Just who I want to show support to, gangs...

    I wonder if the Bloods will set up shop across the street?
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  13. feldjäger

    feldjäger Been here awhile

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    Great let's run out an support the local hoods! I wouldn't give them a dime of my money, even if the clowns in this particular store were upstanding citizens, which I doubt, there is no way I would support a gang that breaks the law like these asshats do!
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  14. Buzz363

    Buzz363 Been here awhile

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    The target demographic is a twentysomething wanna be bad ass. The club members in B.C. are very wealthy and heavy into controlling drugs and grow ops as well as being the controlling agency for strippers which is very lucrative. They also own a lot of "legitimate" businesses.
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  15. IKIGAI

    IKIGAI Been here awhile

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  16. C/1/509

    C/1/509 Why?

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    Wanna be is right. The store owners are smart enough to know that there's appeal there to some, and of course it works for them.
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  17. H96669

    H96669 A proud pragmatist.

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    You know...they'll even hire the wannabees to do their dirty laundry.:evil

    We ain't moving into Kelowna they said....yeah right they just waited a couple years, time to buy some fronts then the sign went up on the clubhouse.:lol3

    What's next? a clothing store for the wannabees?:eek1

    Someone could spend a few hours there:
    http://www.gangstersout.com/
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  18. Steve G.

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    Anyone who glamorizes this particular group I put in the same category as those who they glamorize, low life pond scum who do nothing good for society except on ocassion eliminate one another. Buy one of their shirts? Pitifull.
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  19. feldjäger

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    Well said!
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  20. corndog67

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    But check out the free publicity they're getting on ADV. Plus links to their websites. Win.
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