I can barely watch this video. My family is a family of NASCAR fans. My dad is a Jeff Gordon fan, while my aunt loves Tony Stewart, and there's a lot of good-natured ribbing going back and forth every Sunday. They never, ever miss a race. My dad drag races himself, and has since I was a kid, and I guess racing is just something that will always be in my family.
A lot of people just watch NASCAR to see the crashes. Well, this one's a doozy, and it's tough to watch:
How that man was able to walk away, I have no idea. God was on his side that day, that's for damn sure.
War is an ugly thing but not the ugliest of things; the decayed and degraded state of moral and patriotic feelings which thinks that nothing is worth war is much worse. A man who has nothing for which he is willing to fight, nothing which is more important than his own personal safety, is a miserable creature and has no chance of being free unless made and kept so by the exertions of better men than himself. -- John Stuart Mill
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