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Ain't NASCAR's first presidential rodeo

Updated: August 20, 2009, 1:06 PM ET
By Ed Hinton | ESPN.com

Notoriously right-wing NASCAR's visit to a liberal Democratic president at the White House on Wednesday (NASCAR Now on ESPN2, 4:30 p.m. ET) is not nearly as groundbreaking as you may think.

I know, I know: This is the NASCAR of warplane flyovers and fervent invocations at every race, troops in attendance by the battalion, tacit instructions given at drivers' meetings on which way to vote (wink-wink, with the right eye) … the NASCAR that quickly proved absurd the New York Times' ...

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