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Love Ride Retro

As published on Barnetts Showcase Online

Story by Eric Bass
Photos by Alfonse “Fonzie” Palaima

With the world’s economists all compiling and re-compiling their data, searching in vain for vital signs that our Humpty Dumpty-ed world might put itself back together anytime soon, it was reassuring to see a recent glimmer of hope in the form of Love Ride Retro. The former biggest single-day motorcycle rally in the world returned from the grave last weekend. Just much, much smaller with a maximum number of 1,000 tickets available for sale.