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Stop the Madness
There's an old saying, "there's no greater burden than high expectations". That certain applies to NASCAR's All-Star race.
Through a run of good fortune in the early years of the event, we were given edge-of-your-seat thrills that have stayed with us two decades later. The unfortunate part of those is: we've spent most of the time since then trying to create more of those wild moments. But, as we've learned over and over, it's nearly impossible to do that; that's what makes those moments so special.
Now, NASCAR isn't alone in putting on a less than
So, instead of coming up with different ways to attempt to generate excitement yearly, how about we just make the field more restrictive. Make it a real elite field and stick them out there to race. Accept the fact we probably won't get some once-in-a-lifetime moment, and just enjoy watching the best-of-the-best battle.