Redrag52 wrote:im new here to this comment page but im from newyork and im a DAMU i was put on in california , when i left newyork i was affiliated with nothing i was a stick up kid back in the days and loved razors. i ran with certain crews even some valentine and 183 bloods , but never claimed them. i went to visit some relatives out west and hung with some homies and eventually i became damu , but i was groomed by some older OGs not to carry the negative back with me to newyork i travel to california twice a year bloods here in newyork are like interns to a job. they dont understand the mentality and ideology of what it is to be a blood they just go by what they see or here , they only know the negative side too it and they got beefs with crips for no reason just because there the opposition rival. that beef is a 40 year old personal out west. newyork is emulating in south central , watts , compton , inglewood they are born or grow up into bangin , in newyork they choose to go and act like there bangin , the prison system you dont have a choice but on newyork streets you got a choice and way more oppurtunity to get a good life and make money , newyork is a hustle town with drug cliques using westcoast gang names. this is not a gang state like chicago or california , last real gangs were in the 70's and in the 80's was robbery crews that did a little street bangin. but actuall gangbangin with homies gettin dropped every other week , turn on the news and see dudes shootin it out with popo , killin whole families , and torturing there enemies , drive bys and knoodle knockin, homies going away for life after 3 strikes. not here !? not in newyork. we hustle here we kill over money. i can only speak on a black point of view of newyorker as a blood made in california , I have a direkt bloodline back west , i dont have a hand me down story from a questionable G claimn blood or crip trying to push counterfeit / non authorized sets , i was told this is not a westcoast or eastcoast thing this is a Black unity thing , tribal , i was groomed by double and triple OGs and got some homies thats crip. when im in cali i live by they rules , when im home in newyork i keep it newyork straight 100. i let it be known im blood , but the outrageous handshakes and the obsession with the bandanas is funny , way to retro old school. that gang injunction laws out west is noooooooooooo joke homies. thats on B'ssss
Thats what i was sayin. Why beef with crips when you formed the bloods a fight off them puerto ricans. I ain't never heard a NY nigga speak on it like that.