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NASCAR

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In wake of driver's death, Nascar posts tone-deaf tweet

Famed driver Tony Stewart appears to hit fellow driver Kevin Ward Jr. on the track in a fatal collision. Nascar decides to emit (and then remove) a very insensitive tweet.

By August 11, 2014

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Dogecoin Nascar paint scheme unveiled. Wow. Such doge.

Dogecoin users can now see the highly entertaining results of having raised $55,000 to sponsor a Nascar racer.

By April 29, 2014

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Wow. Such fast. Dogecoin to sponsor Nascar racer

Enthusiastic Dogecoin-toting Reddit users pooled together a chunk of cryptocurrency change to sponsor a Nascar driver at Talladega Superspeedway.

By March 26, 2014

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Race on! How tech makes Nascar faster, safer, and more exciting

Nascar hopes to draw fans with a high-tech car and a tighter field than ever. CNET Road Trip 2013 took in the Brickyard 400 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway to see if it works.

By July 31, 2013

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Victory! How Nascar gets faster (and safer) than ever (pictures)

Nascar recently launched a new generation of its flagship car. But is it enough to keep fans (and drivers) happy as the cars top 175 miles an hour? CNET's Daniel Terdiman took Road Trip 2013 to the Brickyard 400 to find out.

23 Images By July 31, 2013

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Nascar tries to ban fan's YouTube video of Daytona crash

Was Nascar's attempt to take down a YouTube video taken by a spectator of yesterday's Daytona crash motivated by respect for the victims or fear for its own image? YouTube reverses the takedown.

By February 24, 2013

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Shopper Chopper: A V8 shopping cart for Nascar drivers

Shop 'til you drop? How about shop 'til you hit ludicrous speed in your tricked-out shopping cart with a V8 engine.

By September 27, 2012

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Twitter runs its first TV ad in Nascar race

An ad featuring driver Brad Keselowski runs during the 2012 Pocono 400 Nascar race. Could this be Twitter's attempt at selling that complicated concept: the hashtag?

By June 10, 2012

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Manchester United bans iPads from stadium

The famed soccer club cites "security intelligence" in stopping fans from bringing "large electronic devices" into Old Trafford.

By August 12, 2014

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George R.R. Martin addresses lack of gay sex in 'Game of Thrones' books

Asked about the absence of gay sex scenes so far, the writer explains that his "viewpoint characters" aren't gay. He also tells stories of how his teachers tried to stop him from reading sci-fi.

By August 12, 2014