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Star Power Rise for Dale Earnhardt Jr., Larry the Cable Guy

By Dwight Drum (Photo: Dwight Drum)

Celebrity status is no easy hike. The road to the top is traversed by few. NASCAR standouts, high-profile actors and comedians, rock and country stars achieve their lofty positions through focused efforts and extraordinary circumstances...