The Jousters, formally the Almighty Taylor Street Jousters, were a Chicago street gang that originally started on the South side of Chicago and then later branched out to the north side of Chicago as well. Their name is a reference to the medieval sport of jousting. They later became part of the People Nation multi-gang alliance.
Oscar Touster (July 3, 1921 – February 27, 2015) was an American molecular biologist. He was the founder and first chair of the molecular biology department of Vanderbilt University. He served as the president of the Oak Ridge Associated Universities from 1976 to 1988 and chaired the board of directors from 1988 until 1991.