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Thread: A gloat of a different kind...if I may.....

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    A gloat of a different kind...if I may.....

    My oldest son and I need a father-son outing. So yesterday, he came over and we made reservations.

    March 16, 2012 we fly to Knoxville, TN for the Nationwide and Sprint Cup races at Bristol, TN on March 17th and 18th.

    Somebody poked me about the noise. I just informed them that there is an On-Off switch on sound processor for the left ear and for the hearing aid on the right ear.

    The boy promised to buy me a beer.

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    Aug 2007
    Reno NV
    Nice! That should be a great outing.

    No pesky uncomfortable ear muffs for you, I reckon!
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    Sound like some good bonding time .........
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    Oct 2006
    Tokyo Japan
    Sounds great!

    Have fun!
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    Jun 2007
    Oceanside, So. Calif. 5 mi. to the ocean
    Sounds like you have a wonderful relationship with your son, just as I have with Glenn. Isn't it wonderful!!!!!

    Enjoy your outing.

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    Jan 2011
    Spitting distance north of Detroit Michigan
    Quote Originally Posted by Ken Fitzgerald View Post
    ...... there is an On-Off switch on sound processor for the left ear and for the hearing aid on the right ear......
    Are you married Ken? Boy that could be more convenient than one might think

    Have a great time!

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    May 2007
    Thomasville, GA
    That should be great fun for you and your son! I'm a NASCAR fan, but have never seen a race live. Bristol is one track I'd like to visit for a race sometime. I live about 2.5 hours south of the Atlanta Speedway and still haven't been there!

    Oh, well - one day!
    Bill Arnold
    Citizen of Texas residing in Georgia.
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    Santa Claus, In
    Been to Bristol many times. Back before it was popular to be a NASCAR fan, you could walk up to the window and buy tickets. My guess is, you will love it.
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    Sep 2007
    Plainwell, Michigan
    Bristol One of my favorite tracks when you go have a great time and look forward to a full report

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    Yorktown, Virginia
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