There used to be an actual street gang in 80's New York called "The Decepticons."

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  1. Lothar Hex

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    Decepticons (gang) - Wikipedia

    I...what?
     
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    Apparently they were heavy transformers fans.

    Even their home place, Brooklyn, was called "Cybertron".

    So what, are we to expect the police were called Autobots?

    :lolol 
     
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    Yeah, I remember this.._from my family that stayed over there...thought it was funny...
     
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    lol this is hillarious. Talk about being a hardcore tf fan.
     
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    Yeah, they were really livin' the Con life!! Bet that made Hasbro proud. lol

    Wonder if they ever met up with the 'Warriors'??? (Waarrriiiiiioooorrrrrs)
     
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    I heard of this a few times before.

    :lolol  'Deceptinette'
     
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    :lol :
     
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    There's a documentary film on them
     
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    They still exist ?
     
  11. DecepticonSpike

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    I never knew this.
    Guess I should rethink getting a Decepticon tattoo.
     
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    It seems like it'd be kinda hard to take them seriously. :p 
     
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    I'll take just about anybody seriously if they've got razors in their mouth and a gun to my head.
     
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    Okay, but does their leader shout "DECEPTICONS RETREAT!" whenever things go south?
     
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    And is one always talking about how one day they will lead?
     
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    I wonder if they had a gang member to represent every Decepticon....

    I.E Someone who likes to cause destruction would be called Rampage
     
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    Any any guy who liked audio equipment could be called Soundwave.
     
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    I remember hearing somewhere that they referred to their leader as Megatron.
     
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    Well is there's another street gang named Cobra along with the Decepticons?
     
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    Rampage?
     

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