It really is. I was stunned when I realized they didn't race after labor day. I heard it was because they're basically petrified of competing with the NFL for viewership? If that's the case, they just need a grow a pair and give the NFL the finger, I watched three football games last year, and would have watched… » 2/18/15 7:35am 2/18/15 7:35am

Interesting note I learned this year. In F1 a blue flag means "get out of the way now or face a penalty." In WEC a blue flag is merely advisory, "Hey keep your eyes on you mirrors, be safe," with no penalty for holding position. Which is it in NASCAR? » 2/16/15 7:52am 2/16/15 7:52am

I've had some amazing Valentine's Days while single. Ring up your other single friends, doesn't matter how many. Conspire with them to do some fun activity which all your non-single friends will be jealous of. Now you're having fun, *and* companionship! » 2/14/15 11:37am 2/14/15 11:37am

Reminds me of this guy who repairs Volvo ABS modules. Late 90s/early 00s Volvos would have their ABS modules fail from bad solder joints. Take it to the dealer, "oh that'll be $900 to replace." So somebody on a Volvo forum started repairing them for $70 a pop and started a small business out of it. Saved me a bunch of… » 2/14/15 11:21am 2/14/15 11:21am

Sometimes I hear about the success of these drivers and think, "that could have been me, if I had just committed to it." Maybe that's true, and it would have been worth it. But in addition to their raw skill, they practiced in Gran Turismo 5-6 hours every day, probably all of it on the one car at the one track. That's… » 2/14/15 11:07am 2/14/15 11:07am