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The Wilmington Star-News
BACK THEN: Wilmington adds bicycle tax in 1942for a N.Y. Giants-Washington Redskins preseason football game at Raleigh’s Cart
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted an hour ago
for a N.Y. Giants-Washington Redskins preseason football game at Raleigh’s Carter Stadium. Tickets were $6. July 25, 1967: Richard Petty scored his first victory at the Bristol (Tenn.) International Speedway, driving his 1967 Plymouth to victory at... Read more
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Daily Mail
Manufacturer restores five-old boy’s grave markerthe child's (pictured) family for their forgiveness Jake (left and right) love
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
the child's (pictured) family for their forgiveness Jake (left and right) loved NASCAR and the #43 car was his favorite. 'Richard Petty is 'The King' he always said,' according to his mother 'This is my lowest point,' mother Crystal told WBTV.... Read more
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Wheels.ca
Ultra Rare Superbird Goes on the Block at the Toronto Fall Classic Car Auctioncollectibles like a framed “Tug of War” LP signed by Paul McCartney and a vinta
Wheels.ca / Posted 4 days ago
collectibles like a framed “Tug of War” LP signed by Paul McCartney and a vintage NASCAR poster signed by none other that Richard Petty. And every season the auction seems to top itself with exceedingly rare vehicles that wouldn’t be out of place... Read more
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The News & Observer
Monument company owner apologizes, restores boy’s grave marker that he repossessedThe boy never got a chance to go to a NASCAR race, but was a devoted fan of the
The News & Observer / Posted 4 days ago
The boy never got a chance to go to a NASCAR race, but was a devoted fan of the sport, and idolized legendary NASCAR driver Richard Petty. WBTV A 5-year-old Hickory boy who died of juvenile leukemia last year has had his grave marker repossessed in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mom says her five-old son's grave marker was removed over disputethe family 'had been through so much emotionally'. Jake (left and right) loved
Daily Mail / Posted 5 days ago
the family 'had been through so much emotionally'. Jake (left and right) loved NASCAR and the #43 car was his favorite. 'Richard Petty is "The King" he always said,' according to his mother Matt DiBenedetto, a driver who’s hometown is Hickory... Read more
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The News & Observer
NC pastor orders removal of boy’s grave marker in financial squabble with parentsThe boy never got a chance to go to a NASCAR race, but was a devoted fan of the
The News & Observer / Posted 5 days ago
The boy never got a chance to go to a NASCAR race, but was a devoted fan of the sport, and idolized legendary NASCAR driver Richard Petty. A 5-year-old Hickory boy who died of juvenile leukemia last year has had his grave marker repossessed in a... Read more
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Business Wire
Barrett-Jackson, The NASCAR Foundation Will Auction Vehicle To Support Las Vegaswas treated to a supercharger performance upgrade to enhance the power, under t
Business Wire / Posted 9 days ago
was treated to a supercharger performance upgrade to enhance the power, under the supervision of seven-time NASCAR champion Richard Petty himself. When complete, “The King” put his famous artistic signature on the passenger side portion of the... Read more
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The News & Observer
Want your own drag strip? One in NC will soon go up for auction.opened in 1959 as Person County Dragstrip and over the years has hosted some of
The News & Observer / Posted 11 days ago
opened in 1959 as Person County Dragstrip and over the years has hosted some of the nation’s top cars and drivers – even Richard Petty during his brief stint in drag racing. Its name changed to Roxboro Dragway in the 1970s and then to Roxboro... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Bank of America 500: Everything you need to know"Soapy" Castles, worked the first race ever that had overhead lighting, befrien
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 14 days ago
"Soapy" Castles, worked the first race ever that had overhead lighting, befriended many drivers like Dale Earnhardt Sr. and Richard Petty and watched as multiple movies and shows were filmed at the raceway like Days of Thunder, Talladega Nights, and... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Before reacting, listen to the athleteshis father lost a contracting job after the player knelt. Fans are booing. And
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
his father lost a contracting job after the player knelt. Fans are booing. And still the players kneel. NASCAR legend Richard Petty has said anyone who kneels during the anthem should be thrown out of the country. No doubt, many agree. But... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Friends, family remember NASCAR Hall of Famer Robert Yatesengine builder and champion team owner in NASCAR, collecting 77 wins. He was th
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 16 days ago
engine builder and champion team owner in NASCAR, collecting 77 wins. He was the builder of the power plant that pushed Richard Petty to his 199th and 200th wins, and won the championship for Bobby Allison in 1983. "Robert dedicated his life to... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Charlotte Motor Speedway's senior tour guide is still fast & furious"Soapy" Castles, worked the first race ever that had overhead lighting, befrien
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 16 days ago
"Soapy" Castles, worked the first race ever that had overhead lighting, befriended many drivers like Dale Earnhardt Sr. and Richard Petty and watched as multiple movies and shows were filmed at the raceway like Days of Thunder, Talladega Nights, and... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
After 48 years, Charlotte Motor Speedway's senior tourguide is still fast & furious"Soapy" Castles, worked the first race ever that had overhead lighting, befrien
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 16 days ago
"Soapy" Castles, worked the first race ever that had overhead lighting, befriended many drivers like Dale Earnhardt Sr. and Richard Petty and watched as multiple movies and shows were filmed at the raceway like Days of Thunder, Talladega Nights, and... Read more
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The Recorder Online
NASCAR Stands Alone On Kneeling Debatematters as such in the past. The most notable remark came from perhaps the gre
The Recorder Online / Posted 16 days ago
matters as such in the past. The most notable remark came from perhaps the greatest NASCAR driver of all time, “The King,” Richard Petty. He sits in first for most Monster Energy Cup wins (200) and is tied for the most championships (seven). In... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
What Is Patriotic?the ones that survived with all the problems war can created. Are we patriots?
The Chattanoogan / Posted 20 days ago
the ones that survived with all the problems war can created. Are we patriots? Some say bad things and people like Richard Petty say he will fire anyone of his employees that will not honor the flag. And I like many draftees what fought in... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
What Is Patriotic?the ones that survived with all the problems war can created. Are we patriots?
The Chattanoogan / Posted 22 days ago
the ones that survived with all the problems war can created. Are we patriots? Some say bad things and people like Richard Petty say he will fire anyone of his employees that will not honor the flag. And I like many draftees what fought in... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Anthem Protests Unwanted by NASCAR Fans Heading to Doversaid he felt seeing a national anthem protest would be especially offensive thi
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 22 days ago
said he felt seeing a national anthem protest would be especially offensive this weekend. He agreed with NASCAR owners like Richard Petty who said they would fire team members protesting the anthem. "Take it to another country, because if you kneel... Read more
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NBC Miami
Earnhardt Will Stand for Anthem, But Won't Judge Those Who Don'tDale Earnhardt's longtime team owner, said of protesting: "It'll get you a ride
NBC Miami / Posted 22 days ago
Dale Earnhardt's longtime team owner, said of protesting: "It'll get you a ride on a Greyhound bus." Hall of Fame driver Richard Petty said anyone that refused to stand for the anthem "ought to be out of the country." Earnhardt, NASCAR's most... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Earnhardt Takes a Stand on 'Taking a Knee'Dale Earnhardt's longtime team owner, said of protesting: "It'll get you a ride
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 22 days ago
Dale Earnhardt's longtime team owner, said of protesting: "It'll get you a ride on a Greyhound bus." Hall of Fame driver Richard Petty said anyone that refused to stand for the anthem "ought to be out of the country." Earnhardt, NASCAR's most... Read more
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NBC New York
Earnhardt Will Stand for Anthem, But Won't Judge Those Who Don'tDale Earnhardt's longtime team owner, said of protesting: "It'll get you a ride
NBC New York / Posted 22 days ago
Dale Earnhardt's longtime team owner, said of protesting: "It'll get you a ride on a Greyhound bus." Hall of Fame driver Richard Petty said anyone that refused to stand for the anthem "ought to be out of the country." Earnhardt, NASCAR's most... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Earnhardt Will Stand for Anthem, But Won't Judge Those Who Don'tDale Earnhardt's longtime team owner, said of protesting: "It'll get you a ride
NBC San Diego / Posted 22 days ago
Dale Earnhardt's longtime team owner, said of protesting: "It'll get you a ride on a Greyhound bus." Hall of Fame driver Richard Petty said anyone that refused to stand for the anthem "ought to be out of the country." Earnhardt, NASCAR's most... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Gregg Popovich: 'Our country is an embarrassment in the world'who was Dale Earnhardt's longtime team owner, said if anyone protests, "It'll g
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 22 days ago
who was Dale Earnhardt's longtime team owner, said if anyone protests, "It'll get you a ride on a Greyhound bus." And how Richard Petty, owner of NASCAR's Petty Motorsports, said that anyone who protests should leave the country. "That's where I... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
What Is Patriotic?the ones that survived with all the problems war can created. Are we patriots?
The Chattanoogan / Posted 22 days ago
the ones that survived with all the problems war can created. Are we patriots? Some say bad things and people like Richard Petty say he will fire anyone of his employees that will not honor the flag. And I like many draftees what fought in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Earnhardt won't judge athletes who don't stand for anthemDale Earnhardt's longtime team owner, said of protesting: "It'll get you a ride
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 22 days ago
Dale Earnhardt's longtime team owner, said of protesting: "It'll get you a ride on a Greyhound bus." Hall of Fame driver Richard Petty said anyone that refused to stand for the anthem "ought to be out of the country." Earnhardt, NASCAR's most... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Earnhardt won't judge athletes who don't stand for anthemDale Earnhardt's longtime team owner, said of protesting: "It'll get you a ride
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 22 days ago
Dale Earnhardt's longtime team owner, said of protesting: "It'll get you a ride on a Greyhound bus." Hall of Fame driver Richard Petty said anyone that refused to stand for the anthem "ought to be out of the country." Earnhardt, NASCAR's most... Read more
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SportingNews
Dale Earnhardt Jr. clarifies where he stands on anthem demonstrationsfor its stance on protests during the national anthem after team owners and NAS
SportingNews / Posted 23 days ago
for its stance on protests during the national anthem after team owners and NASCAR Hall of Famers Richard Childress and Richard Petty said over the weekend they would fire employees who protested during the anthem — as Trump has insisted NFL... Read more
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SportingNews
NASCAR at Dover: Vegas odds, key stats, prediction, sleepers, fantasy drivers for playoff raceaverage finish over his past seven playoff races. If Jimmie Johnson wins Sunda
SportingNews / Posted 24 days ago
average finish over his past seven playoff races. If Jimmie Johnson wins Sunday, then he will join NASCAR Hall of Famers Richard Petty and Darrell Waltrip as the only three Cup Series drivers to win 12 or more races at a single track. In 31... Read more
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ABC News
Flag-waving NASCAR doesn't have national anthem policy, but some leagues doshould respect the country we live in. So many people gave their lives for it.
ABC News / Posted 24 days ago
should respect the country we live in. So many people gave their lives for it. This is America." Then Hall of Fame driver Richard Petty said he would fire any staffer who protested the anthem and then called for deportations. "Anybody that don't... Read more
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SportingNews
Brad Keselowski tweets where he stands on protestscar after his wins. NASCAR drivers are under pressure to stand for the anthem.
SportingNews / Posted 25 days ago
car after his wins. NASCAR drivers are under pressure to stand for the anthem. One of stock car racing's greatest figures, Richard Petty, said last weekend that team members who protest should be fired. Team owner Richard Childress took an equally... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Dale Earnhardt Jr. runs outside of NASCAR's conservative packmindset of the “stick to sports” theme in the NASCAR garage. Two well-known and
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 25 days ago
mindset of the “stick to sports” theme in the NASCAR garage. Two well-known and respected owners — Richard Childress and Richard Petty — told the Associated Press that anyone engaging in a gesture of protest during the national anthem would be... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Aric Almirola embraces Cuban heritage, family ties on trip to islandCentral Florida, eating hot dogs and cheese sandwiches to save money. His hung
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 25 days ago
Central Florida, eating hot dogs and cheese sandwiches to save money. His hunger was focused on racing. Now a driver for Richard Petty Motorsports, Almirola is bonded by the iconic name and number (43) in NASCAR history and its rich... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Dale Earnhardt Jr. running outside of NASCAR’s conservative packmindset of the “stick to sports” theme in the NASCAR garage. Two well-known and
Los Angeles Times / Posted 25 days ago
mindset of the “stick to sports” theme in the NASCAR garage. Two well-known and respected owners — Richard Childress and Richard Petty — told the Associated Press that anyone engaging in a gesture of protest during the national anthem would be... Read more
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Breitbart
Veterans of Foreign Wars Commander: I Stand for Our Flag and Anthem“the rest of his team and the league what true mettle is,” the statement said.
Breitbart / Posted 25 days ago
“the rest of his team and the league what true mettle is,” the statement said. Harman also saluted NASCAR team owners Richard Petty and Richard Childress “for leading from the front.” “I stand for our flag and anthem,” Harman said. “And I... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Gregg Popovich: 'Our country is an embarrassment'who was Dale Earnhardt's longtime team owner, said if anyone protests, "It'll g
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 26 days ago
who was Dale Earnhardt's longtime team owner, said if anyone protests, "It'll get you a ride on a Greyhound bus." Richard Petty, owner of NASCAR's Petty Motorsports, said that anyone who protests should leave the country. "That's where I... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
Trump wants NFL owners to fire protesting players. Can they?taking a challenge from President Donald Trump to fire them for protesting duri
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
taking a challenge from President Donald Trump to fire them for protesting during the national anthem. NASCAR Hall of Famer Richard Petty said he would get rid of anyone on his racing team who didn't stand. Neither is surprising. Both are... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Gregg Popovich: 'Our country is an embarrassment'who was Dale Earnhardt's longtime team owner, said if anyone protests, "It'll g
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 26 days ago
who was Dale Earnhardt's longtime team owner, said if anyone protests, "It'll get you a ride on a Greyhound bus." Richard Petty, owner of NASCAR's Petty Motorsports, said that anyone who protests should leave the country. "That's where I... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Gregg Popovich: 'Our country is an embarrassment'who was Dale Earnhardt's longtime team owner, said if anyone protests, "It'll g
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 26 days ago
who was Dale Earnhardt's longtime team owner, said if anyone protests, "It'll get you a ride on a Greyhound bus." Richard Petty, owner of NASCAR's Petty Motorsports, said that anyone who protests should leave the country. "That's where I... Read more
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CBS News
Can NFL owners legally fire protesting players?the national anthem. Instead, several NFL owners locked arms with their player
CBS News / Posted 26 days ago
the national anthem. Instead, several NFL owners locked arms with their players. At the same time, NASCAR Hall of Famer Richard Petty said he would get rid of anyone on his racing team who didn't stand. Neither is surprising. Both are... Read more
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NBC Connecticut
Can NFL Owners Fire Protesting Players, as Trump Has Urged?taking a challenge from President Donald Trump to fire them for protesting duri
NBC Connecticut / Posted 26 days ago
taking a challenge from President Donald Trump to fire them for protesting during the national anthem. NASCAR Hall of Famer Richard Petty said he would get rid of anyone on his racing team who didn't stand. Private businesses — including sports... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
Can NFL Owners Fire Protesting Players, as Trump Has Urged?taking a challenge from President Donald Trump to fire them for protesting duri
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 26 days ago
taking a challenge from President Donald Trump to fire them for protesting during the national anthem. NASCAR Hall of Famer Richard Petty said he would get rid of anyone on his racing team who didn't stand. Private businesses — including sports... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Can NFL Owners Fire Protesting Players, as Trump Has Urged?taking a challenge from President Donald Trump to fire them for protesting duri
NBC Chicago / Posted 26 days ago
taking a challenge from President Donald Trump to fire them for protesting during the national anthem. NASCAR Hall of Famer Richard Petty said he would get rid of anyone on his racing team who didn't stand. Private businesses — including sports... Read more
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NBC Washington
Can NFL Owners Fire Protesting Players, as Trump Has Urged?taking a challenge from President Donald Trump to fire them for protesting duri
NBC Washington / Posted 26 days ago
taking a challenge from President Donald Trump to fire them for protesting during the national anthem. NASCAR Hall of Famer Richard Petty said he would get rid of anyone on his racing team who didn't stand. Private businesses — including sports... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Can NFL Owners Fire Protesting Players, as Trump Has Urged?taking a challenge from President Donald Trump to fire them for protesting duri
NBC Bay Area / Posted 26 days ago
taking a challenge from President Donald Trump to fire them for protesting during the national anthem. NASCAR Hall of Famer Richard Petty said he would get rid of anyone on his racing team who didn't stand. Private businesses — including sports... Read more
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ABC News
Trump wants NFL owners to fire protesting players: Can they?taking a challenge from President Donald Trump to fire them for protesting duri
ABC News / Posted 26 days ago
taking a challenge from President Donald Trump to fire them for protesting during the national anthem. NASCAR Hall of Famer Richard Petty said he would get rid of anyone on his racing team who didn't stand. Private businesses — including sports... Read more
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NBC Miami
Can NFL Owners Fire Protesting Players, as Trump Has Urged?taking a challenge from President Donald Trump to fire them for protesting duri
NBC Miami / Posted 26 days ago
taking a challenge from President Donald Trump to fire them for protesting during the national anthem. NASCAR Hall of Famer Richard Petty said he would get rid of anyone on his racing team who didn't stand. Private businesses — including sports... Read more
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NBC Dallas Fort Worth
Can NFL Owners Fire Protesting Players, as Trump Has Urged?taking a challenge from President Donald Trump to fire them for protesting duri
NBC Dallas Fort Worth / Posted 26 days ago
taking a challenge from President Donald Trump to fire them for protesting during the national anthem. NASCAR Hall of Famer Richard Petty said he would get rid of anyone on his racing team who didn't stand. Private businesses — including sports... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Can NFL Owners Fire Protesting Players, as Trump Has Urged?taking a challenge from President Donald Trump to fire them for protesting duri
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 26 days ago
taking a challenge from President Donald Trump to fire them for protesting during the national anthem. NASCAR Hall of Famer Richard Petty said he would get rid of anyone on his racing team who didn't stand. Private businesses — including sports... Read more
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NBC New York
Can NFL Owners Fire Protesting Players, as Trump Has Urged?taking a challenge from President Donald Trump to fire them for protesting duri
NBC New York / Posted 26 days ago
taking a challenge from President Donald Trump to fire them for protesting during the national anthem. NASCAR Hall of Famer Richard Petty said he would get rid of anyone on his racing team who didn't stand. Private businesses — including sports... Read more
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NBC San Diego
Can NFL Owners Fire Protesting Players, as Trump Has Urged?taking a challenge from President Donald Trump to fire them for protesting duri
NBC San Diego / Posted 26 days ago
taking a challenge from President Donald Trump to fire them for protesting during the national anthem. NASCAR Hall of Famer Richard Petty said he would get rid of anyone on his racing team who didn't stand. Private businesses — including sports... Read more
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Newsmax
Trump NASCAR: Dale Earnhardt Jr. Comes Out for Protestsweekend when Trump suggested that NFL players should be fired for such protests
Newsmax / Posted 26 days ago
weekend when Trump suggested that NFL players should be fired for such protests. NASCAR team owners Richard Childress and Richard Petty had slammed the protests, with Petty adding that he would fire anyone on his team who protested during the... Read more
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