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Blasi's Back and We Shouldn't Be Surprised

Now that the heat has dissipated, Steve Asmussen has re-hired Scott Blasi. His first day back was yesterday at Saratoga. For those unfamiliar (or those with short memories), … 332 more words

Horseracing Business

Government files

I looked around the bar, “where’s the meeting happening ?”
“Outside, by the parking” he said with a drink in his hand.
“But, we’re the government.”
“Welcome to my office”.


Undercover: God's Garbage and the Hell's Nest of Sex (01/29/76)

With A Sexual Tour of the Deep South (97 pp., Holt, Rinehart and Winston paper­batk, $3.95), poet Rosemary Daniell would seem to be working right in the mainstream of contemporary popular culture. 902 more words

Greil Marcus

Book Review: Star Island

Star Island by Carl Hiaasen
Retail – $14.99
Carl Hiaasen is a wonderful story-teller. His writing style is right up my alley! This story is about a 22 year-old pop star named Cherry Pye. 89 more words

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Keeper Of Secrets

Since I’m always just there not being consequential or anything, I’m victim to an enormous hunger. And I’m talking about the tummy AND the brain. There are basically two things I run on – food and lotsa food and silent judgments and observations of the fabulous and consequential people around me. 419 more words


Jacob Riis and trans-staus disguise

In 1890, Jacob Riis published How The Other Half Lives, a taxonomy of class structure which included notes on “bodily signifiers” of class, most notably, costume. 184 more words


12 cars seized during two-night prostitution sting in Edmonton

EDMONTON – An undercover operation in Edmonton’s northeast last week led to more than a dozen prostitution-related charges.

On July 16 and 17, detectives with Edmonton Police Service’s VICE section targeted neighbourhoods where residents had complained about seeing people cruising for sex. 182 more words