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NASCAR Needs to Shake It Up

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Thursday was NASCAR's official media day, leading up to the Daytona 500 a week from Sunday, so of course the main topic of discussion, being that Daytona is NASCAR's Super Bowl and Opening Day rolled into one, was … the romance between Danica Patrick and fellow driver Ricky Stenhouse Jr.

Somewhere, Richard Petty facepalmed himself.

I'm not sure how long to give the young lovers, based on their comments Thursday. Patrick, talking about Stenhouse, spoke of how dueling drivers in love reminds her of the Montagues and Capulets from "Romeo and Juliet." Stenhouse, talking about Patrick, said: "She's hot!"

Bet the under.

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