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Underrated If There Is Such a Thing

Clinton, S.C., Friday, May 30, 2014, 5:10 p.m. I’ve been monitoring events at Dover International Speedway, which is to note that I have been writing and reading while the announcers prattle on. Like many NASCAR fans, I subconsciously measure how … Continue reading

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Lots of Character (and Characters) in this Class

The NASCAR Hall of Fame is holding its grand induction tonight, honoring in person the careers of Rusty Wallace and Leonard Wood and posthumously the grand memories of Buck Baker, Cotton Owens and Herb Thomas. What can one write about … Continue reading

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‘What Did He Ever Do?’

Herb Thomas is being inducted into the NASCAR Hall of Fame on Friday night. The driver most famous for driving No. 92, the “Fabulous Hudson Hornet,” passed away on Aug. 9, 2000, at the age of 77. I talked to … Continue reading

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