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    It occurs to me that Jill, Faulkner's only child...

    It occurs to me that Jill, Faulkner's only child and his sole heir, died year before last. Her heirs seem to be cashing in big time recently. They stripped all his stuff from the museum in Oxford...
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    I forgot about Sula Blue in the UK. I know he's...

    I forgot about Sula Blue in the UK. I know he's shown as having only fresh and chilled, but you might be able to talk his owner into freezing for Australia. I know she's very approachable, and has...
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    IMO, you have to be able to hear Faulkner's...

    IMO, you have to be able to hear Faulkner's voices (with proper accents and phrasing) in your head to read him and appreciate him. Think of a human storyteller.
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    I did find this Youtube video of Sea Lion....

    I did find this Youtube video of Sea Lion.
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ia01P46QbBc

    There are a lot of Youtube videos of Sea Accounts. Just put in his name and stallion. Here's one of him...
  5. Thread: NYRA = FEI?

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    NYRA = FEI?

    http://www.bloodhorse.com/horse-racing/articles/86348/enhanced-security-for-whitney-travers-horses?&utm_source=DailyNewsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20140725

    Will trainers be willing to...
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    Of course, if you really want to go with the...

    Of course, if you really want to go with the unproved yet, but still very, very promising, there's Gemini. He's the Gem Twist clone that stands with Frank Chapot. There is another Gem Twist clone,...
  7. It's certainly interesting. But when it was...

    It's certainly interesting. But when it was installing, all the processes that were running went to Google, INC (test), per Private Firewall. I'm using it right now. The people behind it are...
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    The Germans and Swedes have named their teams per...

    The Germans and Swedes have named their teams per EN.
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    In eventing, Bruce Davidson, Mary King and Tina...

    In eventing, Bruce Davidson, Mary King and Tina Cook, Sara Algotsson and Karin Donckers, all world class riders, have competed homebreds to the top (Games) level. I'm sure there are many others, but...
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    I've heard a rumor that Koyuna may have some...

    I've heard a rumor that Koyuna may have some Brilliant Invader semen frozen. If they do, it would probably cost an arm and leg, and even then they'd have to be persuaded to sell.

    Another stallion...
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    Comet Shine died a year or so ago. There is...

    Comet Shine died a year or so ago. There is Coconut Grove frozen available.
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    Last I heard he was still in Ireland with a...

    Last I heard he was still in Ireland with a rather dicey reputation, which is based on two things--temperament and throwing a large number of small horses. I know he had one horse at the Lanaken...
  13. If there was one thing Thomas Berger was NOT, it...

    If there was one thing Thomas Berger was NOT, it was politically correct. He skewered everything and everybody with great impartiality.
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    I was interested, because I couldn't figure out...

    I was interested, because I couldn't figure out how anyone could make a movie from As I Lay Dying, but then read a review that said it was awful. That answered the question, and I've felt no desire...
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    There were glow plug problems with a relay in the...

    There were glow plug problems with a relay in the earlier ones which I experienced. There was also a problem with the fuel bowl heater in the early models which was a known problem, and I drove for...
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    In one of the older British safety studies, being...

    In one of the older British safety studies, being in the lead was found to be one of the factors that impacts safety for horse and rider. When I read about things like this, I cannot forget Le...
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    Germans announce WEG dressage team

    http://www.horseandhound.co.uk/news/german-dressage-team-world-equestrian-games/

    Totilas is going.
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    "My mother is a fish" is from As I Lay Dying, one...

    "My mother is a fish" is from As I Lay Dying, one of the funniest books ever written--albeit dark and gothic.
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    Yes, The Roger Moore Saint was based on the...

    Yes, The Roger Moore Saint was based on the Leslie Charteris mysteries.

    My recollection is that most of Dorothy Sayers's other work is explicitly Christian.

    I simply CANNOT read Cormac...
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    I have a 2001, have had a 1996 and a 1997. The...

    I have a 2001, have had a 1996 and a 1997. The last two were totaled in wrecks that were not my fault--people turning left into me when I was on a highway. The 2001 is a delightful truck, and I've...
  21. Thread: Uh Oh....

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    Actually, it was the original Supreme Court...

    Actually, it was the original Supreme Court decision written by Justice Roberts that caused this problem. The law provided that any state that did not expand its Medicaid and create state exchanges...
  22. Thomas Berger (Little Big Man author) has died

    He was very much a part of the Vietnam era zeitgeist; a brother in the soul to Vonnegut and Heller. Another WWII era veteran whose world was forever shaped by his experiences. And a very funny man,...
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    Obviously you have no idea of the recent...

    Obviously you have no idea of the recent interactions between Bayhawk and me on this board.

    On the Hanoverians not being able to produce top jumpers consistently, take a look at the TB kills the...
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    What's creepy? I remembered it; I searched. ...

    What's creepy? I remembered it; I searched.

    I'm just sick of Bayhawk bragging all the time about Holsteiners. He starts threads to brag. All I do is I point out on those threads that other...
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    Apparently you've changed your mind about the...

    Apparently you've changed your mind about the Hannoverian jump. This is from a post about 4 years ago.
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