Nothing better on a warm late summer day that four lovely rides on four excellent horses. We're going to have some hot weather for the next few days, with little riding likely, so I wanted to get in some rides today. I couldn't haveShow More Summary
He tries to scare away a horse and gets more than he bargained for!
Suspected fighters riding on horses shoot dead nearly 80 people in three villages in Nigeria's Borno state, locals say.
By now, you've read all of the preview magazines, seen the conference preview television shows and analyzed every predicted order of finish on the Internet. One question that pops up out of nowhere in the SEC East is, "where's Florida?" Head...Show More Summary
Writer Matt Baume is back with a new video exploring the sordid history of pseudoscientific efforts to cure homosexuality through “conversion therapy.” Horse petting, ice pick lobotomies, electroshock therapy, and monkey testicle implants… The post Matt Baume on the Horrible History of ‘Ex-Gay’ Conversion Therapy: VIDEO appeared first on Towleroad.
We rely on opinion polls, not just to get a line on the horse race that is the presidential election campaign, but also to learn what Americans (and people in other countries) think about important issues. As George Gallup said many decades ago, polling is central to modern democracy. [Only one poll number right now […]
Taylor may have been the dark horse candidate heading into the preseason, but he reportedly beat out EJ Manuel and Matt Cassel for the job. The Buffalo Bills will name Tyrod Taylor their starting quarterback when they open their season against the Indianapolis Colts Sept. Show More Summary
During drunken horse races in the town of Chiabal II in Guatemala. Some riders are so inebriated they have to have their hands tied to the saddle, which for some, is not enough. (All Photos: Eric Mohl) First, let’s get one thing straight: The horses are sober. Show More Summary
By Crabby McSlacker So, we're on the road in our campervan, heading north towards the Gaspe Penninsula in Quebec (where we hear it's pretty), when all of a sudden it occurs to me:Crabby, it's Sunday. You often put up a blog post on Mondays,...Show More Summary
Today it's a $200 Wi-Fi router. Tomorrow? We have no idea. (Ok, maybe some idea.)
``Last September they proposed to shrink the balance sheet after beginning to raise rates, which is a form of putting the cart before the horse. I believe that they'll find, if and when they try to raise rates, that the market won't cooperate. Show More Summary
It's not much, but it's fresh. This made me laugh, and hard: this is the best thing ever on so many levels pic.twitter.com/KoJvn411UK— Clare Coffey (@ClareCoffey) August 9, 2015...
In the rural area around Castle Loevestein in the Netherlands lives a herd of semi-feral Konik horses. When the weather is warm they go to a beach along the river Waal to cool off. Vimeo link (thanks Cora) The Presurfer
But American Pharoah retook the lead only to be passed down the stretch by Keen Ice and jockey Javier Castellano. It’s not supposed to happen that way, but it does. Horses are no different than human athletes, they have off days. With that wonderful performance that he put on, you actually wondered whether or not
American Pharoah -- the god of all horses just lost his first race in 9 tries after a shocking finish in Florida. The Triple Crown winner was racing in the Travers Stakes in Saratoga and you can see, Pharoah had…
“We have been in New York since July 1”. I think you can see a lot of it is (because) he’s a very kind and gentle horse. Those odds may not even be low enough if you listen to Hall of Fame jockey Gary Stevens, a pretty good judge of horseflesh. Can I watch American
I'm going blind from watching this over and over and... How they sharpen pencils in a factory.. pic.twitter.com/OYO7vCjMaL— SciencePorn (@SciencePorn) August 27, 2015 and, which of you will try this at home?...
The mare pasture is visible from the indoor arena, so I sometimes get to see interesting mare interactions. One of the things I like most about spending time with horses is getting to see their interactions with each other in the herd...Show More Summary
c. 1905 A stuntman rides a bicycle through a loop-the-loop. Image: Corbis An ever saddled horse which eats nothing. Columbia Bicycle Advertisement In 1818, Baron Karl von Drais of Baden, Germany patented the design for a two-wheeledShow More Summary