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JFR RACE REPORT Four-Wide Nationals

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4th of 24 races in the NHRA Mello Yello Series

 

6th annual NHRA Four-Wide Nationals

zMax Dragway

Concord, NC
March 29, 2015…
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FOUR WIDE NATIONALS

Sueyuen Juliette Lee, from On Speculative Poetry

And while I was thinking about racial logics—about their illogic, about how ravenous they are—I was also thinking about futures. About how Asian-ness is and has been a screen, a projection for anxieties of what could be…The visual rhetoric for the architectural design of “the future” quotes heavily from Asian cultural forms.

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History

Denny Hamlin wins at Martinsville

MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) – Denny Hamlin passed teammate Matt Kenseth for the lead with 28 laps to go Sunday and went on to end Toyota’s 32-race winless streak in the NASCAR Sprint Cup race at Martinsville Speedway. 101 more words

Sports

Smile for the camera: the false narrative of dash cams

The recent slaughter – yes slaughter- of black bodies has spurned a discourse about the legitimacy and effectiveness of the police state. By in part stemming from the death of Trayvon Martin last summer, the continued deaths of unarmed black men and women has spurned a conversation rooted in the black community about what can be done to stop these senseless acts. 633 more words

Race

Dunboyne 4mile

Hi everyone ☺

So today I got to spend my Sunday running against the wind in the Dunboyne 4mile run. Thankfully the rain managed to stay off for the duration of the race. 109 more words

Irishblogger

Power Pipeline

One hour of feet meet pavement, body coiled against winter whispers from yesterday that said “it’s not possible.”

“You’ll pour out twice the strength, the will, as you gave before?” 145 more words

Creative Writing

Angelo West and Why All Black Lives Matter

A recent piece by Boston Globe Columnist Kevin Cullen, titled “Three Strikes and He Was Out On Streets Again,” is horrifyingly misguided, but if you can stomach it, it’s worth reading in order to think through the political understandings underlying the argument. 1,154 more words

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