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Another Leisurely Evening Writing of Sports

Clinton, South Carolina, Sunday, August 28, 2016, 10:52 a.m. Clinton defeated Laurens, 34-29, on Friday night in my second game on the Greenwood Index-Journal sports beat. Six days earlier, it had taken two drives to Saluda for me to report … Continue reading

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Now I Gotta Scramble Some Eggs

Clinton, South Carolina, Friday, August 12, 2016, 9:46 a.m. “Laws are like sausages. It is better not to see them being made.” — Otto von Bismarck. A little of this probably exists in every means of making a living. Somewhere … Continue reading

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Like Making Sausage

Clinton, South Carolina, Monday, April 20, 2015, 11:18 a.m. I got up thinking that the difference between being at Bristol Motor Speedway on Sunday and watching the Sprint Cup race at home wasn’t as great as I thought. A year … Continue reading

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Pressure? What Pressure?

[cb_profit_poster sponsor1]Clinton, S.C., Friday, September 6, 2013, 12:41 p.m. Were I in Richmond tomorrow night, I would be all frantic. Writing about a NASCAR night race – or, for that matter, practically anything at night – is a stressful pastime … Continue reading

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Let the Sunshine In …

During the 20 years that I traveled all over the country writing about stock car racing, criticism of my writing declined almost year to year, though I don’t think my outlook did. I probably built an audience that consisted mostly … Continue reading

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