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Lugnut Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Sep-03-11 03:44 PM
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23. K&R n/t
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  -I contacted the 4 NASCAR racers and NASCAR about not going to the WH because Are_grits_groceries  Sep-03-11 04:55 AM   #0 
  - 'If we could be there, we would': NASCAR drivers 'did not mean' to offend Obama by refusing White Ho  MH1   Sep-03-11 06:09 AM   #1 
  - Believe me.  Are_grits_groceries   Sep-03-11 06:19 AM   #4 
     - I know, I just don't get it.  MH1   Sep-03-11 06:49 AM   #8 
        - It is not my cup of tea.  Are_grits_groceries   Sep-03-11 07:07 AM   #13 
  - I don't pay attention to racing. Never got the going around in circles thing.  mmonk   Sep-03-11 06:10 AM   #2 
  - The demographics of racing haven't changed that much. The overwhelming majority is still  Exilednight   Sep-03-11 06:18 AM   #3 
  - Demographics contain lot more categories than race.  Are_grits_groceries   Sep-03-11 06:50 AM   #9 
     - Agreed, but I am talking about the racers, not the fans. It's overwhelmingly white and male. n/t  Exilednight   Sep-03-11 06:59 AM   #11 
        - That has changed too.  Are_grits_groceries   Sep-03-11 07:25 AM   #18 
           - I don't think parts of the US constitute as a demographic in this particular case. Racism knows no  Exilednight   Sep-03-11 01:57 PM   #20 
              - Those good ol' boys can  Are_grits_groceries   Sep-03-11 02:22 PM   #21 
  - This is really sickening. An entire sport has been infected with Obama hate.  DCBob   Sep-03-11 06:22 AM   #5 
  - Interesting that the unrecs are out in numbers  malaise   Sep-03-11 06:24 AM   #6 
  - It's not the driver's politics its the politics of the demographic who follow NASCAR and buy..  DCBob   Sep-03-11 06:36 AM   #7 
  - The drivers' politics can have an influence on the fans and vice versa.  Are_grits_groceries   Sep-03-11 06:54 AM   #10 
     - Yeah, I agree. But I am just saying its the sponsors who nixed this.. not the drivers.  DCBob   Sep-03-11 07:24 AM   #17 
        - I agree, but  Are_grits_groceries   Sep-03-11 07:29 AM   #19 
  - I don't call racing when one goes around the track pushing another car!  B Calm   Sep-03-11 06:59 AM   #12 
  - They need to do some thing about the drafting.  Are_grits_groceries   Sep-03-11 07:17 AM   #16 
     - I remember the days when racing was when one driver was trying to win.  B Calm   Sep-04-11 05:44 AM   #26 
  - Unrec as this faux dust-up between NASCAR and White House has already been debunked -  lynne   Sep-03-11 07:08 AM   #14 
  - K&R n/t  Lugnut   Sep-03-11 03:44 PM   #23 
  - +100 nt  Skip Intro   Sep-03-11 08:15 PM   #25 
  - They've always been goose step right wing, they booed Clinton and Kerry too.  Kurmudgeon   Sep-03-11 07:15 AM   #15 
  - As you note, they didn't say they hate Obama. They said they couldn't make it. That's unacceptable?  DirkGently   Sep-03-11 02:28 PM   #22 
  - He's apparently concerned that if the drivers don't show up (again...)  geologic   Sep-03-11 08:11 PM   #24 
  - They're making a left turn!!  Shadowflash   Sep-04-11 09:25 AM   #27 

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