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Happiness is Hard, but Simple

Clinton, South Carolina, Monday, April 9, 2018, 9:59 a.m. I stared at the screen, seeing lucky stars. It was too good to be true. It was what I’ve written dozens of times. After winning the O’Reilly Auto Parts 500 at … Continue reading

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What’s to Bless and What’s to Blame?

Clinton, South Carolina, Sunday, June 11, 2017, 11:35 a.m. This week’s NASCAR Monster Cup shindig is at Pocono Raceway. Unsurprisingly, it’s in the Poconos of northeastern Pennsylvania. The mountains aren’t very high compared to the Blue Ridge. They are minuscule … Continue reading

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The School of Hard Knocks (and Cold Beers)

Clinton, South Carolina, Saturday, April 11, 2015, 11:51 a.m. Years ago, I used to say that I didn’t like sports as much as I liked sports writing. Furthermore, I liked “being a sports writer.” Back in those days, my favorite … Continue reading

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