There’s something about road racing that makes you feel like a kid again, don’t you think? It’s one of the sport’s major attractions. And with each passing news cycle it seems to be more necessary than ever to find such a sanctuary of innocence.
Last night’s protests in Charlotte, another black man shot dead by police in Tulsa, a divisive presidential campaign, yes, we live in a very complicated, even dangerous time, the horrors of which are presented to us on a never-ending loop on more and more devices 24-7.
We need a place to get away, to decompress and consider all that is going on around us. In the old days it used to be barrooms and street corners. Today, for the fortunate it is out on the streets at speeds of varying degree. (more…)