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Episode 187, Summer of Selfies: Hunter S. Thompson

This week we’re discussing Hunter S. Thompson’s famous essay on the Kentucky Derby, “The Kentucky Derby is Decadent and Depraved,” which many credit as the starting point for the author’s gonzo style of journalism. 190 more words


Kentucky Derby VIP Grandstand 2017

The most exciting two minutes in all of sports, or as most people know it, The Kentucky Derby is the most renowned annual horse race at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky. 159 more words

Seating Solution

Monday Morning Answers: Kentucky Derby Edition

Friday’s questions are HERE.  As usual, when it comes to cashing on the Derby, I’m left Always Dreaming.

But congrats Jeanne Kennedy! My mom had Always Dreaming to win AND to place, which was good enough for a tidy little payoff and, more importantly, honorable mention Honor Roll status.   784 more words

FIve For Friday

Five for Friday: #70 & The Kentucky Derby

Welcome to 70th Five for Friday!

This blog might help me find a new career in math. Turns out, 70 is a sphenic number. As I suspect regular readers Nicole Killoran and Allison Wannop might be able to tell you, a sphenic number factors as 3 distinct primes. 738 more words

FIve For Friday