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Stewart on stupidity, beer cans, retirement and Indy

Tony Stewart likes to speak his mind, and NASCAR's self-proclaimed poster child for stupidity didn't hold back while talking about stress, beer throwing and retirement, writes Angelique Chengelis.

Updated: May 14, 2007, 4:01 PM ET
By Angelique Chengelis | ESPN.com

BROOKLYN, Mich. -- Tony Stewart sat surrounded by his favorite people -- members of the media -- looked at everyone and immediately set the tone.

"Ready, aim, fire," Stewart said, eliciting an enormous amount of laughter.

It was a moment that cut the tension for Stewart, who has, in fact, been under fire in recent weeks.

About a month ago, he raised eyebrows when he suggested that he would consider retirement from the NASCAR Nextel Cup series if it no longer brought ...

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