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I Hate ‘Meeces’ to Pieces

Clinton, S.C., Tuesday, February 18, 2014, 8:45 a.m. Most mornings I take a quick glance at numbers measuring the activity at montedutton.com, Twitter and Facebook. I try not to let that influence what I post. The principal effect isn’t “they … Continue reading

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It’s An Entirely Different Circus Now

[cb_profit_poster Travel1]Clinton, S.C., Thursday, December 5, 2013, 1 p.m. Little snap judgments based on the snippets leaking back across social media from the Empire’s posh celebration in Las Vegas: NASCAR chairman Brian France wants more passing on intermediate tracks. As … Continue reading

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Buffaloes in the West

Clinton, S.C., Friday, August 2, 2013, 9:52 a.m. Isn’t the inability to anticipate the future sort of … incredible? The biggest epidemic in this country right now is wishful thinking. As a general, if informal, policy, Americans are buffalo hunters in the West. … Continue reading

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I Hate This Is Happening!

Clinton, S.C., Wednesday, July 31, 2013, 11:49 a.m. One common experience of advancing age is that one finds himself talking about all sorts of things that others don’t understand. It is intensified because they weren’t yet born when these things … Continue reading

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Mark the Date Brian France Invents the Dirt Track

Clinton, S.C., Wednesday, July 24, 2013, 10:19 a.m. NASCAR racing has many facets, but there is no greater divide than the gulf between a Wednesday-night Truck race near Rossburg, Ohio, and a Sunday-afternoon Cup race in the aptly-named Indianapolis neighborhood … Continue reading

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A Rare Dose of Genuine Humility

Clinton, S.C., Monday, July 15, 2013, 9:40 a.m. After winning at New Hampshire Motor Speedway on Sunday, Brian Vickers said the past few years “couldn’t have been filled with more trials and tribulations.” Trials and tribulations are habitually grouped together, … Continue reading

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