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Bobby BennettCompetition Plus Editor/Creator Bobby Bennett is one of the most inside of all media people in drag racing. He created CompetitionPlus.com to bring the sport into the transparency of the World Wide Web. But Bennett’s visit to The Freak Nation Sunday night was riveting as he described his battle against Covid-19. Bennett said he came within hours of giving up as he fought for his next breath. Listen…

SC_FreaksThe NASCAR Cup race at Talladega was postponed until Monday afternoon but that wasn’t the headline as the day unfolded.  Someone put a noose in the garage of Darrell Wallace, the only black driver in the sport.  The story became the most talked about thing on Twitter Sunday night.  The Freaks talked about the ugliness as the story broke during the broadcast. Listen…

Ryan McGeeESPN Senior Writer Ryan McGee is a longtime Friend of the Freaks and we always learn a lot when he shows up in The Freak Nation. That happened again Sunday night when he gave us very deep background on NASCAR’s plans to remove the Confederate Flag from racetracks going forward. McGee gave some examples of how that might happen. Listen…

Jay BusbeeYahoo Sports Golf & NASCAR Writer Jay Busbee returned to The Freak Nation Sunday night. Busbee had insight on NASCAR’s changing landscape. And he also had background from his popular book on the life of Dale Earnhardt, Sr. Busbee took The Freaks behind the decisions being made that will change NASCAR’s future. Listen…

Michael RoarkBennett’s War Actor Michael Roark was in The Freak Nation Sunday night to talk about a new film release from Forrest Films, part of the Lucas Oil Studios.  Roark plays a war veteran who fight his way into the Supercross world when he returned from the battlefield.  Roark has experience from the film Magic Mike and he talks about how the pandemic is changing auditions and screen tests through Zoom. Listen…

Josh SwickardActor Josh Swickard is a heart throb on the soap opera General Hospital. Now he’s a star in the Forrest Films release Roped now available to stream on Netflix. We’re told General Hospital fans are in for a treat seeing Swickard’s cowboy romance film. It follows a star cowboy in a traveling rodeo that gets thrown off course when he falls in love with the daughter of a tough-minded town councilman. And another surprise; this is the film where Josh met his future wife! Listen…

Jade GurssBest-selling author Jade Gurss is a long-time Friend of the Freaks but his appearance Sunday was the first in a LONG while. Gurss once did the media relations for Dale Earnhardt, Jr. and was successful in making him the most popular driver in NASCAR for more than a decade.  Now he’s done another book, Racer, with Jon Andretti. The proceeds will be used to help a children’s foundation in Indianapolis.  Gurss’ books with Dale Jr. were NY Times best sellers.  He’s hoping for the same with this one.  Listen…

Dallas PageWrestling Legend Diamond Dallas Page is an encyclopedia of wrestling fun but he might be the best as detailing stories from the fans he has in the NBA. That includes his appearances with maybe the all-time NBA Freak Dennis Rodman. He remembers a night when two Utah Jazz Stars actually picked DDP from the crowd to say Hi! And explaining DDPY is something else altogether. Listen…

Patrick WarburtonActor/Comedian Patrick Warburton returned to The Freak Nation Sunday night and he brought new stories from his growing career.  And that includes the people who remember him from his rental car commercials when he’s been acting for decades.  Warburton is as much a Freak as The Freaks.  Listen…

Will PerdueFour-Time NBA Champion Will Perdue returned to The Freak Nation Sunday night to again expand on the brilliant ESPN docu-series The Last Dance. Perdue has spent the last month bringing in deeper insight into the most popular television series in America. The ESPN documentary series is taking apart the last championship run of the Chicago Bulls in the 1998 season. He’s bringing insight from inside the Bulls locker room. Listen…