Dale Earnhardt’s death toward the finale of the 2001 Daytona 500 cut short the life and career of a guy who not only transformed the style of NASCAR with his ruthless driving skills, but was one of the sport’s most prominent, respected, and marketable faces. Indeed, in the weeks and months after his death, Dale … Continue reading The Dale Earnhardt Tribute Concert: What Drives America?
My response to Hunter S. Thompson’s column on Dale Earnhardt… Dale Earnhardt’s death has really bothered me a lot. It has affected me personally in a way that seems at first rather trite, but the more I think about it, the more I realize that it is totally apropos. The last time I recall feeling … Continue reading Dale Earnhardt vs. Eazy-E