Snowden: A Secret Meeting in Hong Kong

Greenwald & Poitras go to Hong Kong To Meet Snowden.

Greenwald (photo at the left) and Poitras were to meet in New York city with the US Guardian staff to discuss a meeting with Snowden. 1,018 more words

Moon-to-Sun Returns

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California Chrome Continues to Shine

California Chrome, North America’s all-time earnings leader, delighted Santa Anita’s crowd on Saturday. Chrome was the natural favorite for the Awesome Again Stakes in which he once again faced Bob Baffert-trained Dortmund. 369 more words

Grade 1 Races

what a difference three years makes.

At this time three years ago, Beholder was already a champion, and on the march toward her second Eclipse Award.  She was already a Breeders’ Cup winner, already a multiple Grade I winner.  630 more words


a battle of champions

The ones who billed it as a battle between champions were technically correct.  To many, those words were just bluster, a weak attempt to inject drama where there was none. 460 more words


Stellar Wind: Curlin's first champion

Curlin, himself a two-time Horse of the Year, has sired his first champion.

At last night’s Eclipse Awards, Stellar Wind (Evening Star, by Malibu Moon) was named the Champion Three-Year-Old filly of 2015. 717 more words


Curlin babies and Eclipse finalists

Eclipse finalists were announced today.  I thought there would be a chance to see three Curlin babies among them.

Only one got the call.

Sure, … 978 more words