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Don’t Pin All Your Hopes on Daytona

[cb_profit_poster sponsor1]Clinton, S.C., Tuesday, January 7, 2014, 5:31 p.m. I’m going to make a few random observations about NASCAR, the reason being that, at this point of the year, I don’t have many opinions that are fully formed. The baseball … 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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No Need To Be So Touchy

[cb_profit_poster Storytelling]Clinton, S.C., Tuesday, November 26, 2013, 4:37 p.m. I go to the post office quite often these days as I am occupied shipping copies of my novel, The Intangibles, that folks order off this web site. Today I was … Continue reading

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Flick Picks from a Non-Critic

[cb_profit_poster Acting]Clinton, S.C., Monday, November 25, 2013, 1:31 p.m. I’m slogging through a biography of T.E. Lawrence by Michael Asher. I bought it several years ago because “Lawrence of Arabia” is my favorite movie. The bio is entitled Lawrence: The … Continue reading

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Oh, Just Another Miracle …

[cb_profit_poster Guitar1]Clinton, S.C., Thursday, October 31, 2013, 9:56 a.m. It’s over. The ordeal has ended in triumph. It was a sound investment, this seven months of attention to a baseball team. The Boston Red Sox, who failed to win any … Continue reading

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Gordon Gets His Due

[cb_profit_poster sponsor1]Clinton, S.C., Sunday, October 27, 2013, 7:59 p.m. Well, the World Series is about to start, but I’m going to try to provide a few observations in the aftermath of Sunday’s Martinsville race, just to tie you over till … Continue reading

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There’s No ’88-ing’ in Baseball

[cb_profit_poster Lottery1]Clinton, S.C., Thursday, October 24, 2013, 9:57 a.m. Heck, I don’t know what to write today. Boston won the first game of the World Series, and I’m excited about that, but I’ve likely overexposed the Red Sox to my … Continue reading

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Madcap Antics by Me and the Red Sox

[cb_profit_poster Guitar2]Clinton, S.C., Monday, October 14, 2013, 10:03 a.m. It was a duty, perhaps even an honor, for the president of the student body to make announcements over “the intercom” twice a day, at the end of third and fifth … Continue reading

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Boys, Tweet at It

[cb_profit_poster sponsor1]Clinton, S.C., Sunday, October 6, 2013, 12:37 p.m. It’s another NASCAR Sunday here in the living room, my attention undivided by the existence of a Boston Red Sox playoff game today. They are en route to St. Petersburg, and … Continue reading

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Sketchy at Best

[cb_profit_poster Storytelling]Clinton, S.C., Tuesday, October 1, 2013, 2:30 p.m. The sketch above is from an iPhone photo I took when I was walking into Hite Stadium in Abbeville, S.C., on September 27 for a high school game I was covering. … Continue reading

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