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Rock's demise should be bigger news

Updated: May 21, 2004, 7:56 PM ET
By Mike Massaro | ESPN

It doesn't seem fair. North Carolina Speedway, part of the foundation on which stock car racing was built, faces an inevitable death and few people outside NASCAR Nation care.

While the mere prospect of advertisements appearing on Major League Baseball's bases filled sports' talk show airwaves for a week, the actuality of NASCAR entirely losing one of its most storied tracks barely created a blip on the mainstream media radar screen.

While Spider-gate merely grazed baseball's tradition, ...

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