Bandwagoners: Unpopular Opinion

If I have one pet peeve in life, it is people who complain about “bandwagon fans”.

You’ve heard these types of people – or even worse, perhaps you are one yourself. They blast newcomers to their favorite sports team’s fan base, proclaiming the only legitimate fans are ones whose outfit home from the hospital after birth was a team jersey. If you became a fan at any point when the team was having mild success,

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5 Reasons You Should Go to a NASCAR Race Before You Call It Boring

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Attending races at Daytona International Speedway with my family have accounted for some of my favorite memories in life. It was there that I discovered the magic of NASCAR and just how fascinating this sport could be. Although it holds the most expensive TV contract in sports and billions of dollars are funneled into it annually, people refuse to let go of the stereotype that NASCAR is just a bunch of left turns and rednecks.

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September Style TV

Tori hosts the second episode of Style TV, a 30-minute community TV show based on award-winning Lake & Sumter Style Magazine. The show features local people, places, and events. The September episode was filmed at Advantage Golf Cars in Wildwood, Florida, and also features Tori as the host of the Focus on Fitness segment. This month’s Focus on Fitness was filmed at Anytime Fitness in Leesburg, FL and focuses on ab workouts with a stability ball.

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Classic Will Muschamp freakout on ref

Will Muschamp to ref after a holding call vs. Toledo he wasn’t particularly happy with: “Hands are inside! What do you want us playing, flag?!” CLASSIC!

Tori filmed this video during her work on the sidelines as the football beat reporter for WUFT Sports.

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Tori’s run-in with OL Jonotthan Harrison on the sidelines

After a Florida touchdown vs. Toledo in the Gators’ first game of the season, 310-lb. Center Jonotthan Harrison was particularly pumped up about the play. He proceeded to show the camera (and consequentially, Tori) just how excited he was.

Tori filmed this video during her work on the sidelines as the football beat reporter for WUFT Sports.

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August Style TV

Tori hosts the premier episode of Style TV, a 30-minute community TV show based on award-winning Lake & Sumter Style Magazine. The show features the people, places, and events that make Central Florida a great place to live and work. The August episode was filmed at the Ocala Eye offices in The Villages, and also features Tori as the host of the Focus on Fitness segment. This month’s Focus on Fitness shows you how to get toned tank top arms.

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Tori set to host upcoming TV show

Tori is set to be the host of an upcoming TV show called “Style TV” that will air in the Lake & Sumter County areas beginning in August of 2013. This video is a sneak peek of the show open to this magazine-style show that will feature community events and stories in the area. Check back for more on this upcoming project as it unfolds!

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espnW: Sarah Fisher not slowing down with racing

They say when life hands you lemons, you should make lemonade.

Or, if you’re IndyCar driver Sarah Fisher, you start your own race team and become one of the leading businesswomen in sports.

The “lemon” that Fisher was dealt came in 2007 in the form of a sour engineer. She already had made a name for herself in the series when in 1999, she became the youngest woman, at 19, to start the Indy 500.

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Gray & Brown help Schumacher to 200 wins; Arana Jr. & Johnson take home Wallys

Don Schumacher Racing clinched its 200th win Sunday at Gatornationals with a pair of victories from Johnny Gray and Antron Brown in Funny Car & Top Fuel respectively at Gatornationals on Sunday

“That’s an incredible number. Never thought it would happen, never even considered it,” owner Don Schumacher said of the milestone, reflecting over how difficult it was racing in the 1970s when he won 5 of those victories himself. Schumacher credited his drivers like his son Tony,

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