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It’s High Noon, and Each Guy Gets Three Shots

[cb_profit_poster Travel1]Clinton, S.C., Monday, October 28, 2013, 12:01 p.m. The Chase for the Sprint Cup isn’t mathematically down to a two-man race, but, mathematically, that’s the way to bet. Then again, one would not bet on Jimmie Johnson and Matt … Continue reading

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Keselowski Comes in from the Cold

[cb_profit_poster sponsor1]Clinton, S.C., Sunday, October 13, 2013, 12:02 p.m. I just got finished with a nice, long guitar session, the kind where I play songs I haven’t played in so long that I’m about to lose them, some of which … Continue reading

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There’s the Rub … That Wasn’t

[cb_profit_poster Travel1]Clinton, S.C., Sunday, August 25, 2013, 1:25 p.m. When it came “right down to it” on Saturday night, and the Irwin Tools Night Race was “there for the taking,” Matt Kenseth won it because he was capable of what … Continue reading

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Twilight Beckons

Clinton, S.C., Monday, August 5, 2013, 9:18 p.m. It was heartwarming to see Kasey Kahne, a remarkably gifted driver who has had his share of bad breaks, win the GoBowling.com 400, which in addition to being an unexpectedly compelling race, … Continue reading

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Understated and Underrated

Few race drivers have taken as many bum raps as Matt Kenseth. Cut to a scene from “Animal House”: “Thank you, sir, may I have another?” Because he won the last Winston Cup championship (2003)  while winning only once, he … Continue reading

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A Bit of Thunder in the Valley

One of the luxuries of writing without any deadline pressure – I watched the Sprint Cup race at Bristol Motor Speedway from the privacy and comfort of home – is the convenience of, oh, thinking things through before having to … Continue reading

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