Raitanator kirjoitti:Omat näkemykset eivät ole mitenkään mairittelevia. Lailliset yritykset ovat sumuverho pitämässä yllä hyvää julkisuuskuvaa ja rahanpesua.
Näyttäisi Hunter päätyneen vähän samankaltaisiin johtopäätöksiin:
For nearly a year I had lived in a world that seemed, at first, like something original. It was obvious from the beginning that the menace bore little resemblance to its publicized image, but there was a certain pleasure in sharing the Angels' amusement at the stir they'd created. Later, as they attracted more and more attention, the mystique was stretched so thin that it finally became transparent. One afternoon as I sat in the El Adobe and watched an Angel sell a handful of barbiturate pills to a brace of pimply punks no more than sixteen, I realized that the roots of this act were not in any time-honored American myth but right beneath my feet in a new kind of society that is only beginning to take shape... (Hell's Angels, A Strange and Terrible Saga, by Hunter S. Thompson, page 156)