Posts Tagged ‘New race fans’

Passing the Torch

by Ed Meyer

posted on October 9, 2013 in General Discussion, Horse Racing, | 4 Comments >>

Do you remember going to the races? Papaw or Uncle Don would pick up a DRF the day before, and they would be studying at the kitchen table most of the night. You would check the weather, get up early, and off you would go! It was the whole process of talking about our plans, getting ready, and […]

The Big Top

by Ed Meyer

posted on October 15, 2012 in Blogroll, General Discussion, Handicapping, Horse Racing, | 1 Comment >>

Being a long time visitor to many tracks, I feel that I have a clue to what is going on around me. Now, that doesn’t make me the “All-Knowing Professor,” but I have formulated a good feel. Just listen up to some of the stories from the days of old, and see what you think. […]

Comfortably Dumb

by Ed Meyer

posted on August 16, 2010 in General Discussion | 1 Comment >>

We all have a few people we know that just make us scratch our head. At the races, there are some special characters. Some that make you smile, and some others who make you want to watch men’s ping pong…… First – I have to say that it is easy to criticize the management of […]