Soup’s “This Week’s Greatest Photo Ever Taken…” for April 17 2018: Eddie & The Girl With the Hair


Eddie Lawson and unknown woman, West Palm Beach FL, Fall 1982.
Eddie Lawson and unknown woman, West Palm Beach FL, Fall 1982. Conrad Flory

Sure, it is a weird tradition–the whole strangers kissing that happens when a person wins a race.  The act varies depending on the situation and circumstances–from a quick peck to Romero-level intimacy.

Here, Eddie Lawson wins his second AMA Superbike title in 1982. The trophy girl seems to be friendly and think that Ed is okay.


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