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The Circle of Racing Life

2019-06-24T10:39:16-05:00June 24th, 2019|

  The Circle of Racing Life By Mike Valiante If I had a $1 for every word tweeted, posted, spoken or written about Santa Anita and the proposed reforms for that track I could have covered many a bar bill. Today I would like to address improvements that racing should [...]

Backside Blurbs

2019-02-26T19:45:06-05:00February 26th, 2019|

  Bad news in Kentucky. They changed the tax laws for 2018 as it pertains to gambling winnings. Kentucky, home of the greatest two minutes in sports, the Kentucky Derby, and the thoroughbred breeding capital of the world, apparently forget that bettors fuel the industry and prevent racing for blue [...]

Monopoly Money

2016-11-19T00:23:45-05:00October 13th, 2014|

By Jonathan Stettin So many horse players don’t get the betting aspect of the game. They just don’t grasp the nature of pari-mutual wagering. Many of them see it as playing against the “house” or track and that simply isn’t what it is all about. The tracks make their money [...]