Found November 13, 2012 on As the World Turns (Left):
It was Jimmie Johnson who last week compared the final two weeks of this Chase of the Championship battle to bare-knuckle fighting. Unlikely the five-time champ will ever need a side job, but the Psychic Friends Network would be an option. How angry was everybody after Sunday’s penultimate race at Phoenix? Brad Keselowski let out an expletive-filled postrace rant on the lack of professionalism in the sport and the double standards on which drivers are considered dirty. And that’s the guy who’s winning. Keselowski luckily avoided the wreck that led to the now-famous Jeff Gordon/Clint Bowyer post-race battle royale, benefited from Johnson smacking the wall after blowing a tire and now takes a commanding 20-point lead into Sunday’s finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Keselowski can clinch the title with a 15th-place finish, a 16th-place finish with a lap led and a 17-th place finish with the most laps led, regardless of what Johnson does. But Keselowski wasn’t doing cartwheels after th...
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