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Old 05-07-08, 06:50 AM   #1
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T-Mobile to NASCAR

Deutsche Telekom may buy the train wreck that is Spirit Nextel and take over as the primary sponsor for NASCAR. Thus making it the T-Mobile series.
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Old 05-07-08, 06:51 AM   #2
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Yeah the pink should go over nicely with the NASCAR crowd.
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I can already hear the post-race interview "the T-Mobile Tampex Tampon Chevy was pretty good today, we just didn't have enough for the Massengill Ford"
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on a serious note it would be the third "sponsor" (at least name ) change in three/four years. nextel, sprint, tmobile?

I miss when it was the Winston...
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Looks like Clearwire are merging with SexTel (Sprint-Nextel).

Maybe we'll have a Clear Cup?
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As soon as they ditched cycling, they signed to be sponsor of the BMW-Sauber F1 team. I think the secondary sponsor behind Petronas.
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Yeah the pink should go over nicely with the NASCAR crowd.
Rumor has it that Danica Patrick is considering a move to NASCAR, where the market is much bigger. Of course, based on her website, she may prefer blue...
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on a serious note it would be the third "sponsor" (at least name ) change in three/four years. nextel, sprint, tmobile?

I miss when it was the Winston...
It seems businesses where managed differently back then, they seemed to last longer. These days have turned form ventures business to vulture business. Hopefully Telekom has better management then Sprint.
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danica patrick is looking for attention. she won't make it in nascar.
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There are already pink color schemes in Nascar. just saying.
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They need to get a retired cyclist to drive. Der Jan could be crushing the souls of das gut ol boisen. Now we just need to get VW or MB or Audi to get involved. Toyota needs some competition.
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Target had one IIRC, Driven by Casey Mears.
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One of the women drives a pink truck.
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nascar should be sponsored by either beer or cigarettes. anything else strays from reality of the fans. and becomes homogenized, feel good, political correctness.
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nascar should be sponsored by either beer or cigarettes. anything else strays from reality of the fans. and becomes homogenized, feel good, political correctness.
I was hoping the Southern Baptist and NRA to pick up on the sponsorship.
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who cares, NASCAR sucks anyway
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I was hoping the Southern Baptist and NRA to pick up on the sponsorship.
Guns, Ammo, Camo, Beer, Smokes, and Fast Food are all legitimate sponsors.
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yeah so, what is your point?
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Great, just what the world needs...German Rednecks.
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Rebel Flag with swastikas on a lifted MB sport ute, now that would cover every unPC base ever!!!1

I just scared myself.
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Rebel Flag with swastikas on a lifted MB sport ute, now that would cover every unPC base ever!!!1

I just scared myself.
I think you left out Beemers with the Rising Sun painted on the roof!
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One day at lunch, I heard the annoying combination of distorted bass and soup can muffler and looked out the window of Schlotzsky's to see a lowered VW Jetta emblazoned with all kinds of Japanese lettering and stickers. All I could think was that it was some sort of bizarre hip kid homage art work entitled "People whose asses we kicked in World War II.
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