Twitter Roundup II

The "Twitter Round-up" seems to be turning into a regular feature here. Because there's some juicy stuff flying around the micr0blogging service that you might enjoy. I'd save them for later, but news on Twitter is fleeting. Let's look at some of this while it's somewhat fresh, at least for this month. An Arabian horse show on ...

What’s the most famous race you’ve never heard of?

The Melbourne Cup may be billed as "the race that stops a nation," but it's largely ignored outside Australia. That's too bad because it's a longer race than The Belmont Stakes, which is a test of stamina. The Melbourne Cup is considered "the staying championship of the world." Anyway, if you're a casual racing fan here in ...