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    Re: covid-19 Virus Updates and Discussion

    The key to this pandemic will be getting people to adapt behavior in light of current information. Three weeks ago, I can understand why choir members an hour from Seattle may have thought there was...
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    WHO's Situation Report for March 29, 2020. The Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands has reported its first infections.
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    Re: Horse Racing Random Random

    BTW, I should add that Javier was in New York with his family last week. Gulfstream asked him (and other jockeys) to arrive earlier than usual. Then he was tested and tested positive. So while he was...
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    But get this... Caton Bredar said yesterday that Gulfstream plans to begin a new meet on Thursday. Yeah, Thursday. Tampa Bay Downs is set to resume racing on Wednesday. I guess it's a Florida thing....
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    I posted that yesterday was the last day of the winter Gulfstream Park meet. That was incorrect. TODAY was the last day.

    And there was a very nice moment in the last race. Well-respected jockey,...
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    Re: World News Random, Random

    Had a Skype conversation last night with a Venezuelan friend of mine who escaped to Bogota more than a year ago. He couldn't stop heaping praise on 45 because of this. To him, 45 will save Venezuela....
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    Re: Horse Racing Random Random

    :)

    The last pic I have of Tiz the Dude was from the auction. Cant' get it to post. He is a son of First Dude out of a lightly raced Tiznow granddaughter. And yes, he's a bay.
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    That was my fault for how I introduced it. I know both Tiz the Law and Ete Indien pretty well. When Tiz the Law is allowed to sit in a stalking position like he was today, he's going to sting you. So...
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    They are 2-year-olds now! All horses age up a year on January 1 each year.

    I get updates about once a month. All three are galloping now and learning how to break from the gate. The Constitution...
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    But this was the race of the day. Gulfstream Race 12, Kitten's Joy Pan American Stakes. The 9 horse, Zulu Alpha, was the heavy favorite.


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XkA61ABju_s
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    Re: Horse Racing Random Random

    The 2020 Florida Derby. It was over roughly half-way through.


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QdskzgFmaII
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    P.S.: If you don't get TVG, you can watch the races on FS1. (That's channel 219 on DirecTV.)
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    If you happen to be bored, it's a phenomenal day of racing at Gulfstream Park--the last day of the winter meet. They have several stakes races in a row, three of which have already completed. But...
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    Re: The Run to the WH

    I really do appreciate the encouragement, Jazz. I needed to read it. My response to Amie was, at least in large part, the result of nearly 4 years of cumulative, constant disappointment. It all...
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    Re: The Run to the WH

    Ah yes... Wuhan, Kenya...
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    In red states, Obama was responsible for 9-11. In red states, he'll be responsible for this, too.
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    Means nothing.
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    Santa Anita track shut down today until further notice at the order of the California Racing Association. It was overdue, but there were three daughters of American Pharoah set to face each other in...
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    Re: covid-19 Virus Updates and Discussion

    WHO's Situation Report for March 26, 2020. We have new cases in Mali, Guinea-Bissau, and St. Kitts and Nevis.
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    Re: covid-19 Virus Updates and Discussion

    I have never had a boss like that (checking on me constantly to make sure I'm working). I would not tolerate it.

    I suppose my problem is that I've never had a boss who would have a reason to...
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    Re: covid-19 Virus Updates and Discussion

    Sorry, I probably forgot the most important one, given the current circumstances.

    If you have access to an Employee Assistance Program and need counseling to cope with what you're feeling, use...
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    Back to shtexas' original point about being easily distracted, that's normal. I've basically worked from home entirely for more than 20 years. There are a few practical things people can do to...
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    WHO's Situation Report for March 25, 2020. New cases in Libya and the Lao People's Democratic Republic. Europe and the United States continue to be ravaged. 650+ new cases in Brazil. 120+ new cases...
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    I was digging around Facebook last night and was alarmed by the large number of nationalistic/American exceptionalism prayer memes I saw. Things like, "God, please save our great country from the...
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    Re: Horse Racing Random Random

    For context, the current Gulfstream meet is scheduled to end on Saturday, which is when the Florida Derby, typically a prep race for the Kentucky Derby, will be run.

    Gulfstream Says Reported...
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