Clint Bowyer Weighs in On Detroit’s Troubles

I happen to believe that celebrities have the right to say whatever the hell they want; further, I tend to think that if an actor or an athlete feels strongly enough about an issue, he or she should use their higher profile to focus attention on it. Think: Lance Armstrong and cancer. Still, there are exceptions to every rule: Ladies and gentlemen, Clint Bowyer!Needless to say, as GM and Chrysler churn toward bankruptcy, the state of the US auto industry in particular and the greater ...

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Apparently, It’s Okay to Talk Politics in NASCAR

For reasons I've never entirely understood and in contrast to most other professional sports, it's acceptable and accepted practice to wear your political heart on your sleeve in NASCAR. Hell, it's encouraged -- as long as your sleeve is a Republican sleeve, that is. Why is that?And while most drivers are at least circumspect whenever the conversation turns to the third rail (though the sentiment in the garage is decidely conservative), there's little such restraint in the blogosphere. An ...

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