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#2704247 - 08/03/12 07:55 PM Denny Hamlin came to my job yesterday!!!!!
raaizin Offline


Registered: 04/07/04
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Loc: NJ
Denny Hamlin came to where I work yesterday. We are his major. I got to take a pic with him and got an autographed mini helmet. What a great day!!!

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#2704249 - 08/03/12 07:56 PM Re: Denny Hamlin came to my job yesterday!!!!! [Re: raaizin]
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Registered: 07/15/05
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Loc: Maricopa, AZ
Good story. I can tell you are excited that you had a chance to meet and greet Mr. Hamlin.
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#2704280 - 08/03/12 08:34 PM Re: Denny Hamlin came to my job yesterday!!!!! [Re: raaizin]
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Registered: 06/05/03
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who's denny Hamlin?
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#2704291 - 08/03/12 08:46 PM Re: Denny Hamlin came to my job yesterday!!!!! [Re: raaizin]
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Registered: 06/03/05
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Nice very cool!! Denny is not on my list of drivers I like, but still cool none the less. Gotta show respect to someone that made it to the top of their field.
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#2704301 - 08/03/12 09:00 PM Re: Denny Hamlin came to my job yesterday!!!!! [Re: raaizin]
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Registered: 01/27/04
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Loc: Richmond, VA
He grew up racing on the track literally 1 mile away from my home. My dad was an elementary school principal and had Denny in school. Yet I have never even seen him, lol. He lives in NC most of the year now.
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#2704834 - 08/04/12 02:22 PM Re: Denny Hamlin came to my job yesterday!!!!! [Re: raaizin]
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Registered: 10/09/04
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Loc: Cincinnati, OH, USA
Raaizn-you a FedEx employee? Must be cool to meet any Nextel/Sprint Cup driver!
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#2705681 - 08/05/12 02:42 PM Re: Denny Hamlin came to my job yesterday!!!!! [Re: bullwinkle]
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Registered: 04/07/04
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Loc: NJ
Originally Posted By: bullwinkle
Raaizn-you a FedEx employee? Must be cool to meet any Nextel/Sprint Cup driver!


Yep, great place to work

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#2705829 - 08/05/12 05:16 PM Re: Denny Hamlin came to my job yesterday!!!!! [Re: raaizin]
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Registered: 03/20/11
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Loc: Indiana
Denny took a heck of a shot today at Pocono thanks to the brain dead Jimmy Johnson.

Note to NASCAR knuckleheads: A Brickyard 400 win does NOT equal an Indy 500 win.


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#2706565 - 08/06/12 01:09 PM Re: Denny Hamlin came to my job yesterday!!!!! [Re: raaizin]
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I think the field is deeper in the Brickyard 400 than it is in the Indy 500.

An Indy 500 win now doesn't equal a CART-era Indy 500 win.
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#2706625 - 08/06/12 02:06 PM Re: Denny Hamlin came to my job yesterday!!!!! [Re: A_Harman]
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Originally Posted By: A_Harman
I think the field is deeper in the Brickyard 400 than it is in the Indy 500.

An Indy 500 win now doesn't equal a CART-era Indy 500 win.

Agreed, and nothing come close to an F1 win.
Toyota spent something like 6-8 billion dollars trying to win an FI race but gave up unsucessfully.

Anyone with a few million bucks can put together an Indy Car team and go racing with a reasonable chance of winning. It's a one make series with three spec' engine choices. Hire a couple of top flight drivers and some good experienced car set-up staff
and you'll win.
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#2707692 - 08/07/12 01:33 PM Re: Denny Hamlin came to my job yesterday!!!!! [Re: CATERHAM]
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Registered: 03/14/06
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Loc: Bucks County, Pa.
Originally Posted By: CATERHAM
[quote=A_Harman]Toyota spent something like 6-8 billion dollars trying to win an FI race but gave up unsucessfully.


Yes, and I for one could NOT be happier to have seen the Nippon Giant fail! LOL

(I only wish that they would have wasted 1000X more coin than they did! smile )
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