“At some point I’m like, ‘What is this delay?’ And a second delay? Is this the Schuylkill Expressway in Philly, that has all the potholes? They’re gonna put an orange cone up? Because I hate what happened. This shouldn’t happen at Daytona.” — ESPN Pardon the Interruption co-host Michael Wilbon, on the track pothole that twice forced the Daytona 500 to a halt. Turned out the track hadn’t been resurfaced since 1978.
Pulse: Chatter: Quotable: Michael Wilbon
Maybe Daytona should ask for some stimulus money
Originally published in Philadelphia Magazine, April 2010