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michael-seidel's picture
Sep.02.2012
The vacation treadmill took me and my wife 940 miles in four days via the driving treadmills. Seven hundred twenty of those miles were on Interstate 5, or as the young people call it, I5. My rear end is now shaped like my car seat. Ironically, my pants fit better. I5 follows the Siskiyou Trail in...
michael-seidel's picture
Aug.25.2012
We want out for a light early dinner last night. My wife suggested as a joke the new pizza place. We ate at Ruby's, a new place that opened earlier this year. They started as a lunch place and then expanded to breakfast and dinner. I suggested strolling around town afterward. Sure, my wife replied...
hal-jones's picture
Jun.27.2011
In my job as an editor and reviewer of power tools, I sometimes get invited to attend events related to NASCAR. One of the perks is accesibility to the various teams and pit crews.  We all know that millions of dollars are at stake for the participants and that one second lost in the pits equates...
melinda-marchiano's picture
Sep.16.2010
The very first thing I want to tell you about today is how the Facebook site requesting Oprah to have a show about childhood cancer has continued to mushroom in growth. One strategy the page originators are using now is to ask celebrities to tweet about the page and ask their followers to “Like”...
edmund-jenks's picture
Jul.14.2010
The Money Shot - "Wheel Up" - This image was captured on July 11, 2010 while Hershel McGriff was taking his first runs in his new 2010 NASCAR K&N Pro Series campaign car during its first Shakedown Trial held at Chuckwalla Valley Raceway (CVR). Turns #8, #9, and #10 are a...
sam-barry's picture
Dec.08.2009
We Americans are out of shape, eat garbage, are overworked, and frequently engage in risky behaviors. Do you feel judged? You should: if you are an American, you are a bad person. But there is hope. In order to live forever, or at least 250 years, we must exercise, eat right, lower our stress...
barry-eva's picture
Jun.14.2009
In the week when Portuguese soccer star Cristiano Ronalda agreed to transfer from Manchester United to Real Madrid for eighty million pounds ($131,215,730). The World Twenty20 crickets tournament is going on. in rugby the British and Irish Lions are touring South Africa heading for the first...
edmund-jenks's picture
Feb.18.2009
View northwest of the snow dusted San Gabriel's from the main straightaway grandstand seats at the Auto Club Speedway in Fontana [pitlane and team suite viewing boxes in foreground] - The tallest mountain in the background is Mount Baldy, elevation 10,064 feet, and is part of the San Gabriel...
edmund-jenks's picture
Feb.15.2009
Dale Earnhardt Jr., Hendrick Motorsports Chevrolet - Daytona 500, 2009-02-14 - Saturday final practice - Image Credit: Eric Gilbert A DAYtona In The Life Of Dale Jr. Good driver, good car, great racing, bad day for Dale Earnhardt Jr. With a little more than 75 laps to go, Dale Jr. commits an...
edmund-jenks's picture
Feb.14.2009
The Car of Tomorrow (CoT), sometimes called CoT or "Car of Today", is the car style for the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series. Larger and boxier than the design it replaced, the Car of Tomorrow is safer, costs less to maintain, and makes for closer competition. /// The car was introduced in the...