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Weekly SPUDS News, Issue November 12, 2006
November 12, 2006

International News - All About Sweet Potatoes

USA - Sweet Potatoes and NASCAR's Chase for the NEXTEL Cup Series

Yesterday, Saturday, 11/11/06, the 8 am hour of NBC's 'Today Show' had a segment that focused on NASCAR (National Association of Stock Car Auto Racing) drivers and their healthy diets. Several drivers shared what they ate to ready their bodies for each of the series' thirty eight 500-lap races. One driver said that his race day special meal includes sweet potatoes, along with grilled chicken and pasta.

Source: NBC Today Show, Saturday, 11/11/06

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