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10 Things I’ve Learned – May 2012

1. Gatlinburg, TN is a lot like Las Vegas. The city of Gatlinburg, Tennessee is one of the easternmost cities in the state, and either serves as the gateway or receiving ground for those traveling through the Smoky Mountains, depending on which way you’re going. Over the years, the growing number of visitors has transformed [...]

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Playlist – Indiana

Verbose as we are, there is no way we can spend the next year constantly yelling talking to each other. Terrible as it may sound to the ears of an outsider, singing as loudly as possible is a frequent occurrence in The Highland Flinger (THF). We will make a playlist of what we’re slappin the air bass [...]

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Indianapolis 500 – Indianapolis, IN

In recent months, we’ve seen our fair share of things racing around an oval track. First it was the Daytona 500, where we waited through rain delays and jet engine explosions to see our first NASCAR event. Then it was the Kentucky Derby, where we got an up-close lesson on both powerful thoroughbreds and how [...]

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Indianapolis 500 Preview

When: Sunday May 27th, 2012 What: The 96th Indianapolis 500 Where: Indianapolis Motor Speedway, Indianapolis, IN Why: Held annually over the Memorial Day weekend,  the Indy 500 showcases the IndyCar class, or formula, of open-wheel race cars. The event, billed as The Greatest Spectacle in Racing, is considered one of the three most significant motorsports events [...]

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