LEAKED OBAMA NOTES FROM NASCAR MTG

On Wednesday President Obama is scheduled to meet with Jimmie Johnson, Mark Martin and several former NASCAR champions.  In an All Left Turns exclusive, we have obtained a senior-level staffer's notes to the president's speech-writing team.  These documents show the White House's attempts to get the president up to speed on stock car racing.   Talking Points for the President regarding NASCAR 1. Pretend it's the Chicago BullsPresident Obama is likely to be very bored ...

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WHITE HOUSE VISIT RESCHEDULED

Trouble with the law. Beers in the Rose Garden. Smashing up old clunkers. The White House has had a very NASCAR vibe to it recently. The timing was perfect for Jimmie Johnson and other drivers to visit President Barack Obama until bad weather intervened and the Pennsylvania 500 was pushed from Sunday to Monday, forcing the cancellation of the visit. Today White House spokesman Robert Gibbs said the meeting has been rescheduled for Aug. 19, which falls between the races at Michigan and Bristol. ...

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