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    Re: Horse Racing Random Random

    Ponchi, it took a while, but there's a horse named Kyle set to run in the third race at Gulfstream.

    EDIT: Kyle went off as the 7/5 favorite (not sure why, there were at least two others in the...
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    Of the races I saw today, this was the Ride of the Day. Umberto Rispoli, who came from Europe to the United States early this year and struggled to get mounts early on after the move to California,...
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    Re: covid-19 Virus Updates and Discussion

    WHO's Situation Report for July 9, 2020. The full e-newsletter is pasted below. It's full of stuff.

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    EPI UPDATE The WHO COVID-19 Situation Report for July 9 reports 11.87 million cases...
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    Re: National, Regional and Local News

    [SIDEBAR: Maybe the Dayana Yastremska debacle is one of the better examples of what I am talking about. Here, we have a white person with (I believe) noble intentions. She has something she wants to...
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    Re: National, Regional and Local News

    Even if I had a PhD in Venezuelan Sociopolitical Studies (I'm pretty sure that PhD program doesn't exist, LOL!), I would NEVER, under any circumstances, presume to counter your opinion on Venezuelan...
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    Re: National, Regional and Local News

    We're all for tolerance... Until we are being asked to tolerate an opinion that is downright wrong or harmful.

    Here's a great example. Real world. I know this really nice guy who is a sheep...
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    Ponchi, I don't know what the middle ground is--or if a middle ground even exists.

    It's one thing to express an opinion, but people may need to exercise more caution depending on what they are...
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    Glee's Naya Rivera is missing. Her son was found alone, sleeping on a rented boat at a lake in Ventura County, California. Her son said they both went swimming, but she never got back in the boat.
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    Re: The Mary Trump Book

    We're not automatically believing ANYTHING in Mary Trump's book, right?
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    Re: covid-19 Virus Updates and Discussion

    It's important to remember that Robert Redfield is a political appointee. His nomination and confirmation was not opposition-less. For very good reason.
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    Re: National, Regional and Local News

    I am trying to remember when it came up, but there has been some previous evidence to suggest that Polynesians reached South America. I cannot remember the specifics. I vaguely remember a discussion...
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    Re: covid-19 Virus Updates and Discussion

    WHO's Situation Report for July 7, 2020. There's a lot going on, but I don't have time to point things out.

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    EPI UPDATE The WHO COVID-19 Situation Report for July 7 reports 11.50 million...
  13. Thread: In Memoriam

    by dryrunguy
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    Re: In Memoriam

    Thanks for calling it what it was, JT. If I see one more headline mentioning her "affair with a sixth grader", I might explode.
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    In case you are wondering, through the U.S. Federal Government's Operation Warp Speed, the U.S. has spent nearly $4 billion to get companies to develop a vaccine for COVID-19. A few of these...
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    Re: The Mary Trump Book

    Ponchi has been very forthcoming regarding the depth and breadth of his emoji-challengedness. :) (See what I did there?)
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    Split Samples for Baffert Horses Come Back Positive

    The test for Gamine (I posted a video of her last race several days back, but this test was for the race before that) was 9 times over the legal...
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    Re: covid-19 Virus Updates and Discussion

    For your "You Can't Make This **** Up" files...

    Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro tests positive for Covid-19 after months of dismissing the seriousness of the virus
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    Re: covid-19 Virus Updates and Discussion

    Did you read today's WHO report that I posted earlier? Racial and ethnic minorities contract the virus at 3 times the rate of whites and they die at 2 times the rate of whites. So I am operating on...
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    Re: covid-19 Virus Updates and Discussion

    One more thing... We have known for quite some time that racial and ethnic minorities have been disproportionately affected by COVID-19--both in terms of infection rates and deaths. I have been...
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    Re: covid-19 Virus Updates and Discussion

    I want to know who is funding all of these hydroxychloroquine "studies"... I don't think it will take long to figure out why so much time and effort has been wasted on these "studies"...
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    Re: Horse Racing Random Random

    I cannot believe what just unfolded. (Don't worry, nobody died or got hurt.) This has to be one of the most intellectually defective owner/trainer decisions I have seen in my limited time following...
  22. Thread: The Kitchen

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    Re: The Kitchen

    I'm following up on my post from April 24. I am thawing out the last pair of chicken breasts tonight and placed an order at the Mennonite store for another 40-pound box of chicken breasts. The price...
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    Re: covid-19 Virus Updates and Discussion

    WHO's Situation Report for July 5, 2020. Again, I am including the full text from the e-newsletter. There's a lot to digest.

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    EPI UPDATE The WHO COVID-19 Situation Report for July 5 reports...
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    Re: Horse Racing Random Random

    Yesterday's Race of the Day. It was the 10th and final race at Belmont, a turf sprint. It's fairly rare for a closer to win this type of race. Go to 52.46. The stretch moves by jockey Kendrick...
  25. Thread: In Memoriam

    by dryrunguy
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    So awful. He suffered so immensely. As did his family who had to watch it all unfold. Just horrible. :(
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