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  • Myanmar Rohingya crisis: Deal to allow return of Muslim refugees
    Myanmar Rohingya crisis: Deal to allow return of Muslim refugees  BBC NewsDeal on Rohingya Repatriation Inches Forward, but Hurdles Remain  New York TimesMyanmar, Bangladesh ink Rohingya return deal amid concern over army's role  ReutersCountin…
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  • Trump touts economy, vows to build border wall in Thanksgiving tweets
    Trump touts economy, vows to build border wall in Thanksgiving tweets  The HillThis Thanksgiving, Thank Donald J. Trump  National ReviewTrump's Thanksgiving Day message: Be very grateful. To him  USA TODAYFull coverage
    - 7 hours ago, 23 Nov 17, 12:03pm -
  • Turkish official: Assad's future up to Syrians to negotiate
    Turkish official: Assad's future up to Syrians to negotiate  Washington PostPutin plan to rejuvenate Russian politics makes slow progress  The Japan TimesChizhov: Syria is almost settled, time for EU to step in  EURACTIVWith Syria in Ruins, but…
    - 7 hours ago, 23 Nov 17, 11:37am -
  • Paramedics fulfil dying woman's final wish to see ocean one last time
    Paramedics fulfil dying woman's final wish to see ocean one last time paramedics make stop to fulfil woman's dying wish on way to hospital ambos divert 280km trip so palliative patient can glimpse the s…
    - 7 hours ago, 23 Nov 17, 11:15am -
  • Frank-Walter Steinmeier: Can Germany's 'anti-Trump' end Merkel's political crisis?
    Frank-Walter Steinmeier: Can Germany's 'anti-Trump' end Merkel's political crisis?  CNNMerkel's weakness at home might not be fatal flaw abroad  Washington PostMerkel Offered Path to Fourth Term as Resistance Begins to Fray  BloombergImagining…
    - 8 hours ago, 23 Nov 17, 10:52am -
  • Why do we celebrate Thanksgiving? Here's why.
    Why do we celebrate Thanksgiving? Here's why.  Pittsburgh Post-GazetteThanksgiving Myths, Legends and Lies: Why Settlers Really Started the Annual Feast  FortuneWhat the first Thanksgiving dinner actually looked like  The Week MagazineThanksgiv…
    - 9 hours ago, 23 Nov 17, 9:47am -
  • Report: Trump Revealed Israeli Commando and Mossad Operation in Syria to Russians
    Report: Trump Revealed Israeli Commando and Mossad Operation in Syria to Russians  HaaretzREVEALED: The secret Israeli commando operation that discovered ISIS could turn laptops into bombs and led to US ...  Daily MailFull coverage
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  • UPDATE 1-China's trade with North Korea sinks in Oct after UN sanctions
    UPDATE 1-China's trade with North Korea sinks in Oct after UN sanctions  ReutersDoctors reveal North Korean defector's grim health  CBS NewsDeep insights into Kim Jong Un's North Korea, and 4 other global stories  Washington PostIt was like a C…
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Awesome Race Fans

  • Dale Earnhardt JR To Retire At The End Of Season
    DALE EARNHARDT JR. TO RETIRE FROM NASCAR CUP SERIES COMPETITION FOLLOWING THE 2017 SEASON CONCORD, N.C. (April 25, 2017) – After 18 seasons and more than 600 races behind the wheel, Dale Earnhardt Jr. will bring his NASCAR Cup Series driving career…
    - 25 Apr 17, 3:18pm -
  • Watch Carl Edwards Press Conference
    AS you have probably heard NASCAR driver Carl Edwards is retiring from full time cup racing. He pointed out 3 reasons for doing so. 1 – He accomplished everything he wanted to and was satisfied. 2 – Interest in other things besides racing. 3 –…
    - 11 Jan 17, 7:22pm -
  • Carl Edwards To Retire ASAP
    Image Courtesy of NASCAR Media According to breaking news reports it appears that Carl Edwards will be retiring ASAP. Details are still not in on why. At 37 years old this comes to a shock to the racing community. We wish Carl well and hope he enjoys…
    - 10 Jan 17, 4:03pm -
  • Dale Earnhardt Jr To Miss The Rest Of The Sprint Cup Races
    Hendrick Motorsports just announced that Dale Earnhardt Jr will miss the rest of the NASCAR racing season. I am glad that Dale Jr is taking the time off to get healthy. Without our health we have nothing. The rest of the season will be a combination…
    - 2 Sep 16, 6:25pm -
  • 5 Questions With Danica Patrick
    I love this video. I hope they do more just like it.
    - 4 Aug 16, 8:38pm -
  • Jeff Gordon Police Chase Video
    I think this is one of the greatest videos that Fox has put out. You have to make sure you watch it all the way through.
    - 12 Feb 16, 4:32am -
  • NASCAR News – Daytona Racing Soon
    Bold Predictions for the 2016 NASCAR Season The NASCAR season has a way of feeling like it just happened, you know? It feels as though Kyle Busch crossed the finish line at Homestead yesterday, Jeff Gordon won at Martinsville (again) and Kevin Harvi…
    - 9 Feb 16, 4:13am -
  • News and Notes From Texas Motor Speedway

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The NASCAR Insiders

  • A Quick Update on New Pit Road Technology
    As a follow up to my blog post last month regarding the new pit road regulations (see it here), I wanted to post a quick update. Lee Spencer from posted a story yesterday that includes a complete rundown of the system, including specif…
    - 15 Jan 15, 2:56pm -
  • Lugnuts Only Part of New Pit Road Regulation
    There was a meeting this week between NASCAR and the sport’s various pit crew coaches regarding the new pit road rules for 2015. The main story line we’ve seen emphasized this week is the fact that NASCAR is no longer going to enforce a lug nut r…
    - 12 Dec 14, 9:23pm -
  • Teams To Blame For Dega Qualifying Mess
    I was up in the air about whether or not I should write anything about the ridiculousness that was Talladega qualifying a week ago, but I saw today that there were more comments from drivers about it, so I’m getting on my soapbox. This one is on th…
    - 24 Oct 14, 8:52pm -
  • NASCAR Closes Fueling Loophole
    NASCAR issued a technical bulletin to teams this week with some new language regarding where fuel filler cans could be filled at the track. The new rule basically states that fuel cans can only be filled at the designated Sunoco fueling stations in t…
    - 25 Jul 14, 5:51pm -
  • Thank you Barney!
    I grew up listening to Barney Hall on MRN, and just wanted to say thank you! An iconic voice that will be missed every week. For more on Barney’s retirement, click here. (MRN Photo) Follow the Insiders on Twitter or be a fan o…
    - 12 Jul 14, 12:59am -
  • The Future For Edwards & Biffle
    As has been reported nearly everywhere, both Carl Edwards and Greg Biffle are in play on the free agent market. Nobody on either side is saying much, and that silence is deafening. What Biffle does will likely be dictated by the move Edwards makes, b…
    - 2 Jun 14, 3:21pm -
  • Pit Gun Technology Speeding Up Pit Stops
    It’s been a common thread this year; a driver has a shot to win, but a bad pit stop or two derails the whole day and somebody ends up getting called out on the radio or national television. Yes, the pressure is as high as it’s ever been on the pi…
    - 27 May 14, 5:44pm -
  • These. Kids. Are. Good.
    I really, really, really hope you’ve been paying attention this season to what is happening in the lower series and with a few upcoming young drivers. Kyle Larson, Chase Elliott, and Ryan Blaney may be three of the best young drivers we’ve had co…
    - 20 May 14, 5:10pm -

Racing Fashionistas

  • For a Different View of the Rolex 24: A Taste of the 24
     After a successful pre season Thunder, Daytona roars its engines once again officially for the first time in 2013 for the 51st running of the Rolex 24 at Daytona. Can you believe it?? The off season was seconds long!! The Rolex is an racing…
    - 23 Jan 13, 11:47am -
  • NASCAR Drivers Wish Sammy Gonzalez A "Speedy" Recovery with Special Decal
    As NASCAR races in Michigan this weekend, several NASCAR drivers will be honoring a member of  their own. Sammy Gonzalez, a crew member for the Earnhardt Ganassi's #1 team (driven by Jamie McMurray) was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer the first wee…
    - 19 Aug 12, 12:17pm -
  • Why this Sport Needs Trevor Bayne
    After a crazy week in Daytona, and waiting in Victory Lane with no television access (need to work on that, guys) I finally just saw the last couple of laps and the win for Trevor Bayne. I have to say for the first time in a long time, I have goosebu…
    - 21 Feb 11, 11:27pm -
  • NASCAR New Garage Dress Code: PIT-iful and Inappropriate
    Even as I write this, I realize that I am being a hypocrite. The reason why we started this website is to make what we hope to be a valid point that the females that follow this sport have all their teeth and own proper undergarments (like a bra). On…
    - 20 Feb 11, 12:25pm -
  • Lap 3
    February 18 2011 will mark the 10 year anniversary since NASCAR lost Dale Earnhardt Sr. At the 53rd running of the Daytona 500, Daytona International Speedway is paying tribute to the man in black. They are asking for a moment of silence on the third…
    - 16 Feb 11, 6:55pm -
  • NASCAR children coming to a garage near you
    If you're a NASCAR fan, you would have to be living under a rock if you weren't aware of the latest fad on pit road - no we aren't talking the latest designer jeans....we're talking babies. NASCAR's baby boom was mentioned over this past weekend almo…
    - 15 Feb 11, 6:55pm -
  • and...We are Back!!
    We have made an executive decision to bring our baby back from hiatus just in time for the 2011 Race Season! We have missed writing and interacting with our wonderful friends that have supported  us since we began years ago.So, stay tuned for some…
    - 6 Feb 11, 12:13pm -
  • Blog Abuse!!!
    NO, we aren't dead! And yes, we are still NASCAR fans.I will start with a huge apology for disappearing. We never thought this would happen to our precious blog but it was the first thing we both had to let go of when our worlds went cray busy in ear…
    - 29 Oct 10, 6:09am -