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The Japan Cup (Grade 1)

The last foreign¬†trained winner of the Japan Cup was Luca Cumani’s Alkaased in 2005.

The last, and only, Irish trained winner was Frank Dunne’s Stanerra back in 1983.¬† 827 more words

Pattern Racing

Why I am on the left: plutocrats, wholesale capitalism and feijoas

You could say I was born left.

As a baby my mother utilized my infant cuteness for political brownie points. She still enjoys pulling out an old dominion post photo of me looking smug in the office of the then Prime Minister, Sir Geoffrey Palmer, with his chocolate biscuit stash smeared all over my face. 561 more words

Social Justice