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 ...

Calvin Borel Mania: Go, Boo, Go!

Video interview with Calvin Borel, courtesy ESPN, conducted after The 2009 Preakness Stakes. This year, we've got one athlete who might possibly win all three races of the American Triple Crown. Except he's got two legs instead of four. If he wins, he should get some title for that. So what's it called when a jockey wins ...

Mine That Bird’s Imperfect Human Connections

[caption id="attachment_3054" align="aligncenter" width="350" caption="Not one of the people involved, just a photo illustration/Photo by mnieves/iStockphoto"] I had begun writing this post about Mine That Bird's connections early yesterday morning. It had started as a "let's see what else we can find about them on the web" story. But, in the afternoon, they were in the news ...