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Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s Quest to Defend Pop Punk

Discussion in 'Article Discussion' started by Melody Bot, Jan 16, 2018.

  1. Melody Bot

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    Luke O’Neil, writing at Noisey:


    A lot of our drivers, I think, listen to country or current pop. Nothing that’s really too much behind that first layer. I’ve always needed a little bit more than that. I’ve always enjoyed the search for something different or something a little more substantial. I always thought if I wasn’t racing one of my dream jobs would be as a scout, going town to town and trying to find bands in all these little dive bars. That would be so much fun, discovering music that way as opposed to from your phone.

     
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  2. I don't listen to pop-punk anymore, but this was a great read. Seems like a really down-to-earth person.
     
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  3. Shrek

    leave the loop, walk the maze Prestigious

    yeah he seems like a really nice guy
     
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  4. angrycandy

    hell is empty and all the devils are here Prestigious

    @Dirty Sanchez is always trying to get him to join this site on Twitter
     
  5. Shrek

    leave the loop, walk the maze Prestigious

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  6. justin.

    Trusted Supporter

    He has good taste.
     
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  7. Ryan

    Might be Spider-Man...

    Not a racing fan at all. I know a few guys names, and know of him obviously, I knew hd dug The Dangerous Summer, but not our tiny scene to that extent. Pretty cool.
     
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  8. disambigujason

    Trusted Supporter

    Worth noting he was also the only driver to support athletes kneeling for the flag. Dale was the best guy in the sport.
     
  9. Bass0820

    Newbie

    Met Jr. at the Gator Bowl five years, very very nice and chill
     
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  10. Joe4th

    Memories are nice, but that's all they are. Prestigious

    Dale is really awesome. Bummed he's retired now.
     
  11. SEANoftheDEAD

    Trusted

    I always thought that'd be my dream job too. Just don't really think it exists anymore
     
  12. theasteriskera

    Regular Supporter

    Am I the only one that wants a tattoo of that Dale Jr pic right now?
     
  13. rxbandit89

    probably over-caffeinated. Supporter

    Damn. I hate that I finally found NASCAR driver that I like only to discover they already broke up.
     
  14. shawnhyphenray

    Regular

    Haha awesome
     
  15. Jared Luttrell

    Regular

    Damn this is cool.