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 […]
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
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…
Rival trainers hope the rigors of travel overtake American Pharoah in the Travers Stakes on Saturday at Saratoga Race Course, because their horses have been unable to.
Pin it Deirdre's powder room needed a punch of color and a little style upgrade. This Charleston resident decided to go with a horse racing theme and a jewel-toned wallpaper that, when paired with the glossy beadboard, makes the space. READ MORE »
Seventy-one deaths would decimate the New York Mets and Yankees, but it's just business as usual for horse racing. The post Is It Really a ‘Sport’ if Dozens of Competitors Die? appeared first on PETA.
Offering more than just horse racing, Thoroughbred Park has again raised the bar for corporate entertainment, function space and classy race day ideas. It’s definitely more than just a racecourse. 1. Distinctive, unique function spaces Six distinctive...Show More Summary
American Pharoah will be heading to Saratoga, New York, on Wednesday. The Triple Crown winner is set to compete in Saturday’s Travers Stakes, a 1 ¼-mile race. According to CBS Local New York, the champion horse’s trainer, Bob Baffert, said that the colt “looks great,” and is ready for his next big gig. Show More Summary
There is a famous Zen story of a man walking along a trail who sees a horse and rider racing at full pelt toward him. As they shoot past, the man calls out, “Where are you going in such a hurry?” The rider turns in his saddle and shouts...Show More Summary
The colt impressed his trainer, Bob Baffert, with a sizzling workout early Sunday morning, but Saratoga Race Course has earned the nickname the Graveyard of Champions.
Harry Welch, the former football coach at Santa Margarita High, uses a horse racing analogy to explain the development of quarterback K.J. Costello.
A dark horse third-party candidate is polling very well in North Carolina because it's just fun to talk about him. https://www.facebook.com/complex/videos/10153610440854367/ That's right, Deez Nuts is in the race and he's climbing the polls every day. Show More Summary
Horses have nerves removed so they feel no pain racing on hard streets
From this Wednesday's Democracy Now, here's a side of Trump that's being completely ignored by our corporate media that just loves the fanfare, the horse race and hates substance: David Cay Johnston: 21 Questions for Trump on Kickbacks,...Show More Summary
In this clip, Brian Stelter. who has a weekly show on CNN about the news industry, warns reporters not to pay too much attention to the polls in the Presidential "horse race." He's doing this the way a blogger would. Makes me really respect him. Show More Summary
With a background in horse racing, the Duchossois family knows how to hedge its bets, something it's doing when it comes to the 2016 Republican presidential race.
Here's more fresh drops of musical goodness courtesy of the Devil. Today's tunes aren't only good for the ears they're good for the soul. Air Waves - Horse Race Wolf Like Me - Deep Green Walk - Sometimes I Feel Frog - Photograph Cumstain - I'm Not Mean Jingo - Ghost in the Machine
A horse named for Los Angeles Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully lost by two lengths to Duke of Flatbush in an equine matchup of baseball legends at Penn National Race Course.