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Last First Friday plays on; many say it's far from over

...First Friday's not dead," she said. "It's not over." Gen. Oglethorpe presided over a fleet of classic and souped-up cars at the Augusta Common where car exhaust mixed with the smell of cooking meat. Craig Butler, president of CSRA Road...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/10/07/met_99540.shtml
Metro
MTV Video Music Awards nominations announced

...up to the bayfront arena in gleaming yachts. But they will receive competition from other stars who will arrive in souped-up cars for an auto show on the red carpet. As the celebrities arrive, viewers will get tours of those cars from the talent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/07/26/mus_459674.shtml
Music
John Schneider plays a family man on 'Smallville,' '10.5'

...Hill and Beau Bridges as President Paul Hollister. Schneider was expert behind the wheel of the General Lee, the souped-up car of "The Dukes of Hazzard," so it's no surprise that in this miniseries, he did his own stunt work for a harrowing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/28/tel_413780.shtml
Television
Crowds gather for chitlins

...bands and festival maidens. Onlookers clutching coffee cups and huddling together for body heat. Cigarette smoke. Souped-up car engines, sirens and Miss Piggy. Welcome to the 32nd annual Chitlin Strut. U.S. Sen. Strom Thurmond waived to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/11/30/met_218313.shtml
Metro
Track won't have Dale Earnhardt Jr., its biggest draw

...popular driver, the only North Carolina native who drives full-time in a series whose origins lie in part in the souped-up cars bootleggers used to outrun police as they moved moonshine around the state.Earnhardt won't be at the track on Saturday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2012-10-12/track-wont-have-dale-earnh
Beatles made big impression in Atlanta

...music. I've been to races at Talladega in Alabama, and the fans at this show were even louder than all of those souped-up cars!"The Chronicle 's Don Rhodes was fortunate enough to get "backstage" (actually under the stadium) and take...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/going-out/music/2010-08-18/beatles-made-b
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Critical choice

...family-friendly movie is coming out in January rather than the more lucrative December. TORQUE: Big bikes and souped-up cars are reportedly the stars of this youth-oriented crime story with an odd name. The flick is apparently quite cheesy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/14/mov_400978.shtml
Movies
Woman cries out over loud stereos

...said. "They" are what she calls boom cars. Most people who drive around town have heard them booming music from souped-up car stereos. Mrs. Thomas said she gets more than her fair share, and she's trying to fight back. She and her husband...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/31/met_382702.shtml
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