Meet Kenzie Ruston, NASCAR's Next Great Female Racer

In all likelihood, you've not heard the name Kenzie Ruston. However, in just three K&N Pro Series East starts, she has two top fives, and she sits fourth in the championship, just one point out of what would be a three way tie for second. If not for struggling in qualifying in the season opening race at Bristol, she… » 4/16/13 9:24pm 4/16/13 9:24pm

New 5-Hour Energy Ads Say Men Are Magnificent Athletes, Women Are…

I'm sure you're all familiar with the good folks over at 5-Hour Energy (assuming you're the kind of person who's interested in hours and hours of energy). It's like the very best stuff to drink if you have four hours of things to do that are one hour away. But did you know that in addition to being energy wizards,… » 3/11/13 5:30pm 3/11/13 5:30pm

Racing Fans Freak Out Over Congresswoman's Proposal to Cut Government…

This morning, an amendment proposed by Minnesota Representative Betty McCollum and one of her Republican colleagues, Jack Kingston of Georgia, passed through the House Appropriations Committee. The proposal aimed to cut $80 million from the federal government's budget by barring the Department of Defense from spending… » 5/17/12 5:45pm 5/17/12 5:45pm

NASCAR Driver Apologizes To All the Bitches Who Don't Think…

NASCAR driver Kasey Kahne has apologized for a Tweet wherein he called the sight of a woman breastfeeding her child "nasty," and a follow up Tweet wherein he called a woman who criticized his calling the woman nasty a "bitch." Someone who makes obscene amounts of money as a professional athlete/amusement has a… » 12/29/11 11:00am 12/29/11 11:00am

Michelle Obama And Jill Biden Get Booed By NASCAR Fans


First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden were in Florida today for a NASCAR event, and they didn't exactly receive a warm welcome. They were supporting Joining Forces, a White House initiative to hire and train veterans, which is about as unobjectionable as they come. The ladies received a standing ovation at a… » 11/20/11 6:05pm 11/20/11 6:05pm

An Imagined Conversation In The Pit

Kiefer: Yeah, see, Cindy, I feel this real connection to your husband. I mean, I was held by the Chinese government and tortured for years, he was held by the Vietnamese government and tortured for years. I tackled a Christmas tree, he tackled campaign finance reform. It's like we're the same person.
Cindy: [thinking] » 8/05/08 4:30pm 8/05/08 4:30pm