Embed from Getty Images I'd been looking up where and how to watch the equestrian action from Rio and found myself zipping around multiple sources. I realized, if I found it complicated, I had an opportunity to write a blog post, aka "news you can use." (more…)
Embed from Getty Images I thought you guys might like a virtual tour of the venue for the equestrian events in Rio. If I'm curious, I suspect you are, too. (more…)
The 2016 Olympic Games begin on Aug. 5 and end on Aug. 21. As of this writing at the end of July 2016, many of the horses are just arriving. (more…)
Remember our story earlier this year (2016) about the horse leaving the Old Guard Caisson Platoon and up for adoption? They found homes, one with an old friend.
Think about it. The Blood Horse has been publishing since the year before Man O'War was born. Here's an interesting history of the magazine written by Tom Eblen in The Lexington Herald Leader. Enjoy!
The documentary "Palio," one of the most anticipated films of the 2015 Tribeca Film Festival, is now available on Netflix, as of this writing in July 2016. Who knows when it will leave. Just sayin.' Watch it ASAP if you plan to. The Palio, an Italian medieval tradition with loads of passion mixed with obsession and frankly, ...
Why is there a picture of a donkey on this blog right after Preakness '16? Because I have good news that's donkey-related, regarding -- drum roll, please -- my fiction debut! (more…)
https://youtu.be/fv5nyFBUGPk Just a quick update ... Alan Young, the actor who played Mister Ed's Wilbur passed away at 96, according to this obituary on Deadline Hollywood.
Get some coffee or tea. Get comfy. I have a lot to say. First, the Award for Best Performance by a Leading Actor goes to ... (more…)
Dear Horse Country and other horse farms public relations folks. I have a suggestion for you. (more…)