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Top Ten Ways Richard Petty Celebrated His 75th Birthday

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Threw himself a party with a goofy bearded clown and everything!

*10.* Signed autographs for members of the Level Cross Volunteer Fire Company after they tried lighting the candles on his cake

*9.* Vowed to stop telling his son to “get a haircut and get a real job!”

*8.* Gave those young whippersnappers Ambrose and Almirola a good old fashioned finger-wagging talk…just because he could.

*7.* Had a kickass time in the water park at Victory Junction Gang Camp.

*6.* Got Carl Edwards to teach him how to do a backflip.

*5.* Dodge-d questions about that new Viper parked in his driveway.

*4.* Set all his Martinsville grandfather clocks to go off one after the other, continuously, all day.

*3.* Challenged Tony Stewart to a fence climbing contest … and won.

*2.* Took one of his race cars out for a spin while no one was looking.

*1.* Signed some autographs with a smile, just as he’s always done…thank you, King Richard for everything you have done for our sport, on and off the racetrack!

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