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NASCAR Invocation Features Prayer To Elect A Republican President

Unapologetic bigot Phil Robertson delivered the invocation before tonight’s NASCAR race in Texas, and it didn’t disappoint—if you were looking forward to the duck call industrialist to pray for “A Jesus man” to be elected president in November.


That automatically excluded Hillary Clinton (who is not a man) and Bernie Sanders (who is not Christian) from consideration. (Robertson has endorsed Ted Cruz; NASCAR is pretty solidly pro-Trump.) Following the invocation, another member of the Robertson clan took the stage for a rendition of the national anthem only Madison Rising could love:


Timothy Burke is formerly Deadspin's Video Director.

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