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Definition(s):

  • (n) a youth subculture that began in London in the early 1960s; a working-class movement with highly stylized dress and short hair; listened to rhythm and blues music and travelled on motor scooters

Usage(s):

  • The mods complained the rule made it harder to pass the measure.

News

  1. Volition May Invite Modders To Play In The Saints Row Sandbox

    One of the things that continues to tug console gamers toward gaming PCs is the openness of the platform. Sure, there are titles like Minecraft and Far Cry 3 that allow basic customization, but if you've ever seen the useful, absurd, or gorgeous mods that fill Skyrim's section of the Steam Workshop, you know there's so much more out there. Volition is the latest developer to build a bridge ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Game Informer

  2. In Photos: Mods Vs. Rockers Vintage Motorcycle Rally

                                Mods and rockers may be rivals, but this weekend brought the opposing motorcycle enthusiasts together for the 9th annual Mods vs. Rockers Vintage Motorcycle and Scooter Rally. [ more › ]
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Chicagoist

  3. Mods vs. Rockers Rally continues rivalry between bike cultures

    In the summer of 1964, the English seaside resort town of Brighton was the battleground for two rival motorcycle gangs: the Mods and the Rockers. Almost five decades later, Rockers Larry Fletcher and Martin Cimek continues the infamous ‘ Battle of Brighton ’ by hosting the 9th annual Mods vs. Rockers Vintage Motorcycle and Scooter Rally in Chicago. The relationship between the two factions has ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: WBEZ 91.5 Chicago

Quotes

  1. "Myself and Tony Modra will go head-to-head," Ricciuto said. "Mods is going to play for Renmark . . . so we'll be out to knock them off."
    on Apr 25, 2008 By: Mark Ricciuto Source: Melbourne Herald Sun

  2. "I'd love to see more co-op mods," says Bleszinski. "Modders often take the regular co-op mode and say 'OK, we're going to do this game, but in World War II', but maybe they should take the co-op mode and say 'OK, now we can make this...
    on Dec 29, 2007 By: Cliff Bleszinski Source: CVG Online

  3. "The large majority of those who enter trial mods are still today successfully able to stay in their homes through the range of alternatives that are available to them," said Housing Secretary Shaun Donovan.
    on Jun 21, 2010 By: Donovan Source: CNNMoney

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