Todd & Sarah Palin attended the Indianapolis 500 today as the guests of Parnelli Jones, winner of the 1963 Indy 500. Palin has shared the following three photos on her Facebook page.
With Sarah Fisher, former Indy racer and owner of Sarah Fisher Racing, in her pit today during the race. #Indy500
Todd and I at the #Indy500 today. What an epic all-American event!
Another photo from Indianapolis today. #Indy500
Breitbart has a really great write-up on the Palin's experience at the Indy 500.
You can find this additional article at the IndyStar.
Former Alaska governor and Republican vice presidential nominee Sarah Palin won over racing fans this weekend at the Indianapolis 500, again showing how well she resonates with people because she genuinely loves retail politics and meeting them.
As was observed, that genuineness--and patience--cannot be faked. Palin met with people in the lobby of the hotel she was staying at on Saturday night, and those who observed her noticed how patient she was with everyone as they asked for her time. It is worth noting that those who do not even have as many speaking engagements and television appearances as requests Palin has had to deny often find interacting with supporters to be a burden. Not Palin.
Palin also encountered Breitbart News and Breitbart Sports writer extraordinaire Mary Chastain, an avid racing fan who was at the Indy 500 this weekend, as can be seen in photo below.Parnelli Jones, the 1963 Indy 500 champ, invited the Palins this weekend. More