It's amazing how many people that live in Louisville have never been to Churchill Downs.
I first read Nalo Hopkinson's "Tan-Tan and Dry Bone" in The Best of Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet. Tan-Tan, worn down by guilt and life's cares, arrives in Duppy Dead Town, "where people go when life boof them, when hope left...
Churchill Downs, Inc. (CHDN) Q4 2013 Earnings Conference Call February 27, 2014 09:00 AM ET Executives Courtney Norris - Director of Corporate Communications Bob Evans - Chairman and CEO Alan Tse - General Counsel Bill Carstanjen - President...Show More Summary
NBC will remain the home to the biggest horse race on the planet. The network announced today that they have reached a 10-year agreement on an extension with Churchill Downs that will keep the Kentucky Derby on NBC through 2025. The network also secured rights to Derby Day programming, the Kentucky Oaks and Kentucky Oaks day programming. Show More Summary
NBC to Present the “Run for the Roses” Through 2025
After chatting with Iranian and American officials about their negotiations here in Vienna, I was reminded of Winston Churchill's words: "To build may have to be the slow and laborious task of years. To destroy can be the thoughtless...Show More Summary
As always, Winston Churchill said it best: "Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm." There is a similar Japanese saying: "Success is being knocked down seven times and getting up eight." These quotes...Show More Summary
(Scott Johnson) President Obama’s reverent attitude toward himself appears to have filtered down through the United States government and its outposts around the world. He returned the bust of Winston Churchill to the Brits in the first days of his presidency, but his servants know that his task is not done. Show More Summary
By Blackstone Equity Research: Churchill Downs Inc. (CHDN) provides platforms for pari-mutuel horse racing, casino gaming, online account wagering on horse racing events and entertainment through its properties in the US. The following...Show More Summary
Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen. - Winston Churchill The post Courage is What it Takes to Stand up and Speak appeared first on Lifehack.
The United States District Court of the Western District of Texas (Austin Division) recently held that Churchill Downs subsidiary website, Twinspires.com, is prohibited from accepting wagers from persons living in Texas. Churchill Downs...Show More Summary
Churchill Downs, Inc. (CHDN) Q3 2013 Earnings Conference Call October 31, 2013 09:00 ET Executives Courtney Norris - Director, Corporate Communications Bob Evans - Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Bill Mudd - Chief Financial Officer...Show More Summary
At the end of Impromptus today -- where we traditionally let our hair down -- I have a little remembrance of Bum Phillips. One can see from the mail that this old football coach was loved and admired nationwide. You didn’t have to be...Show More Summary
Winston Churchill is noted for paraphrasing this quote, "Those that fail to learn from history, are doomed to repeat it." Yet, our American government continues to fall down that steep rabbit hole. Unfortunately, political corruption...Show More Summary
When some fans try to explain the greatness of Disney music, they bring up a handful of the brilliant minds like Alan Menken, Stephen Schwartz, Elton John, Tim Rice and Frank Churchill who have written many of the classic songs. Others like to point to the litany of Academy Awards wins and nominations such songs have accrued over the years. Show More Summary
Today’s group and graded stakes with potential Breeders’ Cup implications from Newmarket to Churchill Downs, listed in order of approximate post time: There’s also the ungraded Unzip Me Stakes at Santa Anita (post time 9:16 PM ET), and almost a full card’s worth of maiden special weights for juveniles: Race two (1:36 PM ET) and […]
ByMarshall Hargrave: Most people know Churchill Downs (CHDN) for its namesake racetrack and the Kentucky Derby. But what most people don't know is that Churchill Downs is a mini-conglomerate in gaming. The company's divisions include racing, gaming, online businesses and other investments related to the racing and gaming industry. Show More Summary
Churchill Downs, Incorporated (CHDN) Q2 2013 Earnings Conference Call August 01, 2013 09:00 am ET Executives Courtney Yopp Norris – Director-Corporate Communications Robert L. Evans – Chairman and Chief Executive Officer William E. Mudd – Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer William C. Show More Summary
Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen. - Winston Churchill New hires struggle with the question of when to show what they know and when to refrain so as to avoid sounding like a know it all? This is an important question [...]
Although business headlines still tout earnings numbers, many investors have moved past net earnings as a measure of a company's economic output. That's because earnings are very often less trustworthy than cash flow, since earningsShow More Summary