0 Arts & Entertainment Volo Auto Museum says "the General Lee wore a Confederate Flag, that's history and should be preserved." Dennis Robaugh , Patch Staff Posted | Updated Reply Those Duke boys and their car, a 1969 Dodge Charger dubbed the General Lee, roared across TV screens in the 1980s with reckless abandon. Today, the General Lee, or rather one of them, sits well north of the Mason-Dixon line in an Illinois museum. The Volo Auto Museum in Lake County has the only surviving, unrestored General Lee used in the first season of “The Dukes of Hazzard” in 1979. The show aired through 1985. Aside from the smiling, mischievous Duke boys behind the wheel with the pedal to the metal, the General Lee was defined by its distinctive flame-orange paint job featuring a hand-painted Confederate flag on the roof. This car was one of eight used in the first season. On Wednesday, Warner Brothers announced “Dukes … [Read more...] about The General Lee Will Keep an Honored Place in Car Museum
close Video Fox News Flash top headlines for October 1 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what's clicking on Foxnews.com. Jalen Ramsey is the latest superstar to speak out against the NFL amid the Tua Tagovailoa concussion controversy. The Los Angeles Rams cornerback spoke with reporters Saturday and was asked about the situation and player safety generally. He attacked the league for seeming to care more about players' clothing than their health. Los Angeles Rams cornerback Jalen Ramsey during a game between the Los Angeles Rams and the Houston Texans at NRG Stadium Oct. 31, 2021, in Houston. (Jordon Kelly/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images) "Player safety should be one of the most important things to talk about," Ramsey said. "It should probably be talked about more. And then s--- like getting fined for socks … or s--- like getting fined for tights or BS or anything like that. ... That needs to not be talked … [Read more...] about Jalen Ramsey says NFL needs to focus more on player health, ‘not freaking socks’
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