Darlington Raceway

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  • Celebrity Puppets Essay

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    Celebrity Puppets The concept of using sports stars to market non-sport items has soared to new heights. Every corporation in the world is trying to get the edge over their competitors. The classic example is that of the “Cola Wars.” During the 1980s, Pepsi and Coca Cola began an advertising slugfest, in which Pepsi emerged victorious by using Madonna and Michael Jackson as puppets in their commercials. These two companies, as well as thousands of others, have taken advantage of exposing celebrities

  • Art Of Racing In The Rain Analysis

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    In Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein, Enzo’s epiphany was that being selfish is the way for a racer to win was proven wrong. In this scene, Enzo is listening to his owner, Denny, having a conversation with his wife Eve about the racing competition that he finished. Denny however, wasn’t able to finish the race due to a minor accident. Enzo heard something that Denny said that reminded him of a lesson for racing. “If it was anybody's fault Denny said “it was mine for being where I could get

  • The Legacy Of Ralph Dale Earnhardt

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    owner Bud Moore driving the #15 Wrangler Jeans sponsored Ford Thunderbird for the 1982 and 1983 seasons. Dale struggled, during the 1982 season. He failed to finish 15 races, although he won at Darlington, and completed the season 12th in the points standing, which was the worst of his career. At Pocono Raceway Dale flipped after contact with Tim Richmond and suffered from a broken knee cap. Dale overcome and won his first of twelve Twin 125 Daytona qualifying races, in 1983. Winning at Nashville and

  • Biography : The Greatest Nascar Racers

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    By: Dana Dobson 10/8/15 #5 Biography One of America’s greatest Nascar racers followed in his father’s path, regardless of efforts from his father to embrace a different career. He lived and died doing what he loved, going fast