Indianapolis 500

  • Calendar

    June 7, 2012
  • News

    February 2, 2012

    The Super Bowl Prostitution Hoax Returns

    Indianapolis mobilizes for an epic battle with an urban legend.

  • News

    April 7, 2011

    Fastest Show on Earth

    NASCAR's Ringmaster

  • Blogs

    December 7, 2010

    Listomania: Top Five Musician National Anthem Fails

    Honestly, "The Star-Spangled Banner" can be a beating even when performed in a competent manner. Only a select few have ever really knocked it out of the park -- Marvin Gaye, Jimi Hendrix, Jose Feliciano, etc. -- and most of them had to change up the song considerably to do so. Your average pop mu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 12, 2010

    It's Not Every Day Some Guy's Selling a '73 Indy 500 Pace Car Replica On My Drive to Work

    ​I spent way too much time this afternoon on this Web site devoted to the 1973 Indianapolis 500 Pace Car -- which, if you haven't figured it out by now, was a Cadillac Eldorado. But that's only because I spent way too much time inside a 1973 Indianapolis 500 Pace Car yesterday -- or, at the very l ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2010

    Dallas Chefs Choose Sides in the Fray Over Children's Menus and Kids in Restaurants

    White couches in The Second Floor's Lounge, the natural prey of juice-box-slurping knee-biters.​Chicken fingers to the left. Chicken fingers to the right. For years, the issue of kids in restaurants and children's menus has divided chefs and patrons alike. From New York--where one Brooklyn piz ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 16, 2009

    Days Gone Bite: Fruitcake

    Andra DuRee Martin/Manitou Springs COCA fruitcake tossing competition.​Everyone's heard the doorstop joke, as well as the one about a single fruitcake being regifted over the centuries. Yes, and if you blast through the outer layer, you find strata that would fascinate geologists.And they are anci ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 5, 2009

    Gentlemen, Start Your ... 7-10 Splits?

    ​For those of you - both of you - not consumed by Cowboys-Eagles this weekend, NASCAR comes to town in the form of the Dickie's 500 Sunday at.Texas Motor Speedway. Driving. Racing. Wreckin'. Watching. Drinking. Eating. Bowling? It's the events surrounding the race that actually make NASC ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 25, 2009

    The Top 10 Sportiest American Holidays

    Had a buddy yesterday gloat to me that Memorial Day Sunday is "one of the greatest sporting days of the year!" To which I replied, "Huh?" I remember a time when the Indianapolis 500 was must-see TV along with the Harlem Globetrotters, heavyweight boxing matches, Oklahoma-Nebraska foot ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 12, 2009

    10 Questions: Helio Castroneves

    Not only is he on the poll for this year's Indy 500, Castroneves has won the "greatest spectacle in racing" twice before. He's also been a winner at Texas Motor Speedway and--just to show he has moves off the track--Dancing with the Stars, as well.The Sao Paulo native earned the nickname "Spiderman" ... More >>

  • Home Entertainment

    January 10, 2008

    Shift Happens

    Indy Legends brings Brickyard history to life.  

  • Blogs

    June 12, 2006
  • News

    December 22, 2005

    Title Nein!

    Equal rights shouldn't constitute unequal results

  • Dining

    June 16, 2005

    Really Fast Food

    Where do race-car drivers eat?

  • Film

    April 7, 2005

    Head in the Sand

    Dust to Glory honors the Baja 1000, where everybody's a legend

  • Calendar

    December 18, 2003
  • Calendar

    May 1, 2003

    Royal Run

    Elvis dons blue suede trainers

  • Film

    January 30, 2003

    Blowin' Smoke

    Biker Boyz is furious, but it ain't fast, which is a real drag

  • News

    February 14, 2002

    Sail On

    Baby-faced Brett Shipp grows up--film at 10

  • Film

    December 24, 1998

    Southern cross

    Maya Angelou extends her domain by taking on film with Down in the Delta

  • News

    June 5, 1997

    Nerds of a Feather

    In the competitive world of pigeon racers, it takes one fast bird to deliver the coo de grace