Six years and thousands fewer fans after touting the simplicity of its new points system, NASCAR did a 180 on Monday with its new points format. The goal of the changes, which award bonus points to drivers who win segments within races, is to make the racing product more palatable to both fans watching on television and at the track. With each race divided up into three segments separated by caution flags, fans will have guaranteed opportunities to check out from race proceedings for a few minutes just like other major sports do at the end of innings or quarters. Fans don’t like it when they miss a crash or a lead change because television was at a commercial.
Olivia Munn is stirring the pot when it comes to Aaron Rodgers’s family feud. Another comment Munn liked read, “Thank you for standing by Aaron when his own family sold stories to the media in recent weeks and tried very hard to wreck his momentum.