NASCAR, THE OFFICIAL SPORT OF NORTH CAROLINA?

North Carolina's Senate approved a bill this week to make stock car racing the official state sport of North Carolina. While the bill needs approval from the State Assembly before it becomes law, the substance of the bill has raised spirited debate. Not since the Obama-NASCAR conspiracy has government intervention in racing caused such a stir. The opponents furiously argue that the policy implications of this bill are unacceptable. Like a Logano-Harvick feud, this argument is all talk at the mom ...

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NASCAR’S SEXIEST MUSTACHES OF 2009

Dear readers, It's Mike Helton, president of NASCAR (no, it's not) and current title holder of the previous year's "Sexiest Mustache." The fine folks at All Left Turns have asked me to count down the sexiest mustaches of 2009. Here's a look back at "the year that was" with my top-five sexiest mustaches.Fifth place: Tony Eury Jr.If this mustache had legs, they would be tired, because this 'stache has been running through my mind all season. Eury Jr. consistently has one of the ...

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