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Love in the Time of Jimmie

[cb_profit_poster Lottery1]Clinton, S.C., Monday, November 11, 2013, 11:09 a.m. Jimmie Johnson’s sixth Sprint Cup Series championship, now all but a fait accompli, will be analyzed and celebrated in all the same ways it was ballyhooed five times before. What might … 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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Does Money Make a Difference? Duh!

[cb_profit_poster sponsor1]Clinton, S.C., Thursday, September 12, 2013, 10:21 a.m. It’s just what your mother always told you about multi-car teams. She warned you about hanging out with those NASCAR tycoons. She said, “Son, you fraternize with them rich folks, and … Continue reading

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That Barney Rubble … We Could Use Him Now

[cb_profit_poster grants]   Clinton, S.C., Thursday, August 8, 2013, 9:25 a.m. Last night I saw a note alleging that Paula Deen is more popular than Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. among Georgia Republicans. I wonder if the poll factored in … Continue reading

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Words for the Ages, Notably this One

Clinton, S.C., Sunday, July 14, 2013, 12:58 p.m. Sometimes I sit behind the first-base dugout at a baseball game and wonder why it is that all the people around me can see the strike zone better than the ump standing … Continue reading

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