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Dale Jr.'s little tiff negotiation with his stepmother didn't work out too well. The driver of what was the Budweiser #8 car's now a free agent after leaving DEI, the team bearing his father's name. So who's going to pick up Dale the younger? We've no idea, but frankly we're kinda annoyed by this whole situation. I mean, couldn't Dale and Teresa have just hugged it out rather than let it get to the point of severance — you know, for the sake of the #3 up in the sky? Just sayin'...

Earnhardt Drops Team Built by His Father to Become a Free Agent [NYT]

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