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  • Paul Valliere Ad -October 26

    I realize many ads in The Chronicle tend to be self-serving but this one just about turned my stomach.

    Isn't he about due for a ten year review? [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_mad.gif[/img]
    You will not rise to the occasion, you will default to your level of training.
  • Original Poster

    I realize many ads in The Chronicle tend to be self-serving but this one just about turned my stomach.

    Isn't he about due for a ten year review? [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_mad.gif[/img]
    You will not rise to the occasion, you will default to your level of training.


    • #3
      This could be a sticky topic. Remember to stick to published facts (not on a bb) only. No rumors or innuendos.
      If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor.
      Desmond Tutu


      • #4
        could you please tell me if the Harrisburg results are in that issue?? I need to know if I should go buy it!


        As Miss Maam says "Mommy isn't always a pain in the a**"
        As Miss Maam says \"Mommy isn\'t always a pain in the a**\"


        • #5
          >> many ads in The Chronicle tend to be self-serving <<

          Regrettably this seems to be getting worse, too. It would be a very sad day when The Chronicle is nothing more than a weekly version of 'Show Circuit' magazine.


          • #6
            As long as The Chronicle of The Horse has the same great articles, results, letters and information about Hunting and Horses in Sport, I don't mind if trainers and owners put in full page advertisements.
            They pay for the magazine.

            Now if the ads made less room for the features that I do like then I would not be happy [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_frown.gif[/img] [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_eek.gif[/img]

            I am confident the COTH would never lower her standards. [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_smile.gif[/img]

            I have been reading this wonderful magazine since the 50's and other than not seeing anymore racing or Cooky McClung, boohoo, it is the same. [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_rolleyes.gif[/img]
            Starman Babies


            • #7
              i think what paul valliere did was despicable. but doesn't anyone believe in forgiving. he is paying for his crime against animals. there is a chance that he feels badly for what he did. if he wants to donate to animals then that is a good thing. the animals can sure benefit from his donations. have you ever done somthing wrong and felt remorse about it and hoped that people would forgive you? paul valliere went from a top top eq trainer to not even allowed on a horse show grounds. i am sure he feels the punishment. no one can get inside his head & know for sure if he truly feels remorse or if he just wants to be reinstated. but i think it is not right for someone to knock someone for trying to do something good. he wants to donate his money for a good cause. i do not feel this is disgusting!


              • #8
                I don't get the print version of the Chronicle. What does this ad say?


                • #9
                  Don't kid yourself - Paul is STILL a top eq trainer, just not ON show grounds.


                  • #10
                    Yep, Paul rents a place adjacent to Wellington and his people school in his ring and walk on over to show. They have been doing that for years.

                    [This message was edited by Lord Helpus on Oct. 31, 2001 at 07:57 PM.]
                    "He lives in a cocoon of solipsism"

                    Charles Krauthammer speaking about Trump


                    • #11
                      What some people might think is self serving, is informative to others.

                      And I agree with Bumpkin and Dry Clean Only.


                      • #12
                        It is a small, text only ad that says he will donate 50% of his lesson fees toward the support of animals affected by the events of Sept. 11 in NYC.

                        To appreciate heaven well
                        'Tis good for a man to have some fifteen minutes of hell.
                        Will Carleton (1845-1912)
                        We move pretty fast for some rabid garden snails.


                        • #13
                          Barney and Paul are more successful than ever.
                          Don't think not being on the show grounds will ruin their businesses. They're busier than ever - right around the corner...
                          Lindemann Jr went on with his life, as did the others...

                          We just don't have to break bread with them. Suits me just fine.


                          • #14
                            <BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><font size="-1">quote:</font><HR> Lindemann Jr went on with his life, as did the others... <HR></BLOCKQUOTE>

                            Too bad the various horses that were killed didn't have that option.... [img]/infopop/emoticons/icon_frown.gif[/img]

                            "Of course, that's just my opinion. I could be wrong." - Dennis Miller
                            Still proud to be a UCLA Bruins football fan!
                            In Honor of dublin aka Dee Dee 07/24/53-02/07/03
                            \"Of course, that\'s just my opinion. I could be wrong.\" - Dennis Miller
                            *Go Bruins - Go Niners*


                            • Original Poster

                              Oh, I think it's great that he wants to donate money to a good cause! Many, many people have but they did not publish the fact in a magazine along with their phone numbers and their show schedule.
                              You will not rise to the occasion, you will default to your level of training.


                              • #16
                                <BLOCKQUOTE class="ip-ubbcode-quote"><font size="-1">quote:</font><HR>Originally posted by Midge:
                                Oh, I think it's great that he wants to donate money to a good cause! Many, many people have but they did not publish the fact in a magazine along with their phone numbers and their show schedule.<HR></BLOCKQUOTE>

                                Good point Midge. Really makes you feel the donations are from the heart doesn't it?


                                • #17
                                  Well, I guess that the board ran out of people to trash, now that we've exhausted all the bad things we can say about certain others, so we needed a new one?
                                  I respectfully suggest that those of us who do not know any facts, but just second hand info, refrain from rehashing this topic. Feel free to patronize whomever you choose, or to not patronize those that you choose not to. But also live and let live. This board has been totally negative lately, and I hate it. What's the point, just to see yourself in print?


                                  • #18
                                    Again, how will any actions by Paul Valliere affect the lives of anyone on this BB? So why bitch about it?


                                    • #19

                                      "Are you doing the litmus configuration?"
                                      ~Jonathan Mardukis~
                                      Midnight Run


                                      • #20
                                        "...affect the lives of anyone on this BB..."

                                        We bred and raised one of the horses who died. It will affect my life forever.
                                        Otherwise, I would not have commented.