Obama Gets Elbow to Lip, Twelve StitchesPosted on November 26, 2010, 3:16 pm by Keith Koffler • 4 CommentsPresident Obama today capped off his disastrous November with an elbow to the lip during a game of basketball at Fort McNair, resulting in twelve stitches.. The president was treated back at the White House by his medical staff after the game. Related Posts Obama Wars Natty ObamaThe president Friday night is watching the Washington Nationals play ball. But he's really there… Obama Impersonator Meets with ObamaKind of an odd moment. This guy's pretty good. The one on the left.