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Fame and Fortune and Fate

Clinton, South Carolina, Friday, February 20, 2015, 11:38 a.m. I’m digesting the results of Thursday night’s Budweiser Duel(s). And breakfast. The link sausage I bought at Sam’s Club is tasty. I’m delighted David Ragan made the Daytona 500. His was … Continue reading

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After two are deuces understandably wild

Clinton, S.C., Monday, March 3, 2014, 11:09 a.m. Kevin Harvick dominated the Sprint Cup race at Phoenix, which, based on all sorts of insider tweets and giggles leading up to the race, was a foregone conclusion. Give them credit. The … Continue reading

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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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For the Champion Who Has Everything

[cb_profit_poster Travel1]Clinton, S.C., Sunday, November 10, 2013, 8:40 p.m. Even though I haven’t been at a NASCAR track in almost a year, several times a week, I still get asked the same familiar question. “Who do you pull for?” (I … Continue reading

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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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Harvick: Ordeal and Triumph

[cb_profit_poster Beer2]Clinton, S.C., Monday, October 7, 2013, 9:52 a.m. The places – Joliet, Dover, Loudon, Kansas City, Charlotte – change along with the shapes and distances, but much like the greater season, even the Chase boils down to a 10-week … Continue reading

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How NASCAR Imitates Facebook (and Twitter, Even)

Clinton, S.C., Friday, July 12, 2013, 12:12 p.m. NASCAR is getting more and more like Facebook. There, I’ve written it, and in a size suitable for posting. This occurred to me this morning while filling out forms, perusing social media … Continue reading

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Too Much of a Good Thing?

Clinton, S.C., Monday, May 27, 2013, 9:20 a.m. Who didn’t awaken Sunday morning and think, man, this is racing nirvana? Grand Prix of Monaco, Indianapolis 500, Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte … road racing, Indy cars, stock cars … most unique, … Continue reading

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