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Beside the Rising Tide: The Raw Emotions of Dale Earnhardt’s Death 20 Years Later

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(Photo: Nigel Kinrade Photography)

Time flies. Tempus fugit. So my well-intended, if not nearly constantly intoxicated freshman Latin teacher taught me back when I attended a prep-school on Philadelphia’s well-heeled Main Line. Well, time didn’t seem to fly when you’re sitting slack-jawed with glazed over eyes wondering what sort of vengeful God was punishing you for your sins by …

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Holding a Pretty Wheel: Racing? At Victory Junction, Earnhardt is About So Much More

Sometimes, it’s not about the racing. In fact, at Victory Junction it wasn’t even allowed to be on Saturday – the ground rules for the press conference, according to host Kyle Petty, included, “No stupid racing questions.” And everyone complied, because despite the principals being all about NASCAR, driving fast and turning left wasn’t on …

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