Over at The Selvedge Yard, a piece on boxer, cyclist, race car driver, motorcycle racer, heavy smoker and heavy cusser Violette Morris is worth digesting (here). As amazing as some of the stories of the men who made car culture are, the women who willingly threw themselves into that snake nest are even amazing-er. Think you’re a badass? Would you willingly give up a few of your parts to race a car? Didn’t think so.