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Thursday, February 18, 2016

John D’Acquisto: “All The Young Dudes: Women,Cars & Tragedy at Spring Training, ‘74”

I heard the whirling churn of an angry motor beside my car. I didn’t even need to glance at the rear view to realize an absolute s—-show in a black Plymouth Duster was riding right beside us in the opposite lane.

“Stay the f—- outta Casa Grande,” someone yelled. I turned to see it was Blond Cowboy, The Clubhouse Kid and all their dudes from the bar.

“You wanna start again, chump,” Onti yelled across me out the driver’s side window. I just gave them the finger, revved the engine and hauled ass. They stayed right on our tail. We accelerated, they accelerated, I changed lanes, they changed lanes and Lord, Mr. Ford, we had ourselves a good old-fashioned county car chase.

djordan Posted: February 18, 2016 at 10:44 AM | 10 comment(s)
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