Twitter round-up returns

Just to make sure you don't miss out, here's a brief summary of some horse news that came over Twitter in the past month. If you're not familiar with Twitter, here's a refresher Messages can be only 140 character long Those @names are Twitter handle/addresses (mine is @RhondaLane) Messages are called Tweets News moves fast on Twitter ... which explains ...

First Came the Kentucky Derby Barbie …

<A HREF="http://ws.amazon.com/widgets/q?ServiceVersion=20070822&MarketPlace=US&ID=V20070822%2FUS%2Fthhosene-20%2F8010%2F1238e0be-4ecb-4de8-b8cb-0f4a0dd40d4e&Operation=NoScript" mce_HREF="http://ws.amazon.com/widgets/q?ServiceVersion=20070822&MarketPlace=US&ID=V20070822%2FUS%2Fthhosene-20%2F8010%2F1238e0be-4ecb-4de8-b8cb-0f4a0dd40d4e&Operation=NoScript">Amazon.com Widgets</A> Fran Jurga at The Jurga Report riffed about the news that Mattel had created a Kentucky Derby Barbie. Fran wants to know, Why not backstretch Barbie? She certainly would appeal to edgier little girls who would be insulted by a foofy fashion doll.  After all, Barbie has sported fashions appropriate to ...