A Track’s Shift to Dirt Adds to Horses’ Risks
We got the answer, and it’s sad. The On Horse Racing column last Friday, about Keeneland Race Course’s recent announcement that it would replace its synthetic track with dirt, misstated part of the name of a two-time Horse of the Year in one instance.
A Sport’s Beauty Clashes With the Stain of a Scandal
Early Saturday night, the horses for the 140th running of the Kentucky Derby will saunter onto the racetrack as a ... or taken $2 to a betting window because of the appeal of a horse’s name. But in recent years, this rite of spring has been accompanied ...
Trojan Horse: Forget Islam, the real threat is secularists who want faith removed from schools
This is about a Muslim takeover through a 'Trojan horse' (you know the story of the wooden horse ... Scotland's state education system is still, at least in name, a Christian education system. Secular humanists would love to remove all faith schools ...
Seeking the answer at Goodwood
Therefore although Discussiontofollow is an obvious leading contender for the 32Red Cup (no, really, it's a good name), connections could be forgiven for thinking it's already a case of 'job done', especially as their horse has a 6lb penalty here for that ...
Washingtoniana: What's Up With Those Horse Statues?
“What’s the deal with the statues ... name. During the Civil War, he was killed during battle by the Confederates. To follow tradition, he should be seated on a rearing horse. The handy myth-debunking Web site Snopes.com has even more statues in ...