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Mother knows best: Earnhardt Jr.'s mom praises her son and his (expletive) car

Dale Earnhardt Jr. finished 9th in the Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway ... and his mother was extremely proud. Junior shared a text message he received from his mom following Sunday's race, offering praise as only a mother can.

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Dale Earnhardt Jr. finished 9th in the Brickyard 400 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway ... and his mother was extremely proud.

Junior shared a text message he received from his mom following Sunday's race, offering praise as only a mother can. Warning ... the text does contain a naughty word. 

For the record, this is great.