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NASCAR fans:

Looks like stereotyping and perhaps racism is alive and well in this Mississippi congressman's mind. Turns out he thinks NASCAR fans are... well, read this for yourself:
YAHOO SPORTS-The seven-term Congressman recently instructed committee aides who visited Talladega Superspeedway last weekend and are also at this weekend's Nextel Cup race at Lowe's Motor Speedway to be immunized against a variety of diseases such as hepatitis A, hepatitis B, diphtheria, tetanus and influenza.
The full story can be found here.

I'll stoop to his level and say I can think of a couple times I have driven through Mississippi and thought I would either die from the West Nile virus carried by buzzard-size mosquitoes - or by a gunshot wound to the head for being white.

Forecast: 10/14/07

Moore, OK = Tornadoes