The Black Helicopters Are Circling NASCAR Again

I'm beginning to think Alex Jones must be a NASCAR fan. The father of some of the wildest conspiracy theories you've ever heard on the radio surely must be behind the story behind Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s victory Sunday in the Geico 500. "Jimmie Johnson let Junior win it, because they're teammates, he needed a win to get in the chase, and besides Johnson owes Junior for Johnson's win at Talladega in 2011." The black helicopters are out once again and there's a run on tin foil in the NASCAR natio ...

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Earnhardt-Johnson Bond Stronger Than You Think

Some things aren't what they seem . Remember how it was with Dale Earnhardt Sr. and Jeff Gordon. To Earnhardt fans, Gordon was a girly man; a mere boy; a driver more fit for the "hoity toidy" world of open wheel than the rough and tumble world of NASCAR. no doubt, The Intimidator's jokes that called the "Wonder Boy's" manhood into question only further fueled it. It gave off a perception that the hero of the blue collar set despised fresh faced youth with California roots. The truth is, E ...

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Fire & Ice: Harvick, Johnson’s NASCAR Rivalry

  At the head of NASCAR's class for 2015 are a pair of 39-year old Californians and Sprint Cup champions- Kevin Harvick and Jimmie Johnson. Go beyond that, you find that beyond their common successes and common backgrounds, this budding NASCAR rivalry is a study in contrast. Jimmie Johnson is California cool. While the "vanilla" label is inaccurate, the six-time champion is cut from a similar cloth as such composed types as Terry Labonte and Matt Kenseth. He rarely loses his cool, ...

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NASCAR Odds: Duck Commander 500

Which is better: A dynasty or parity? It is an age old question in sports, one NASCAR continues to deal with to this day. Judging by the odds for Saturday night's Duck Commander 500, the sport is in the midst of a dynasty, whether the sport is ready for it or not. (more...) ...

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Will Duck Commander 500 Resurrect Struggling Stars?

What do Jimmie Johnson, Carl Edwards, Jeff Gordon, Matt Kenseth, Tony Stewart, Greg Biffle, and Clint Bowyer all have in common? Actually, they are similar on two fronts: 1. All the aforementioned are outside the top ten in the season standings, and 2. All are IN the top ten for driver rating at Texas Motor Speedway. Just as believers celebrated the most famous resurrection of all time last Sunday, this Saturday's Duck Commander 500 at Texas provides a possible resurrection for the 2015 f ...

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