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    After the crazy back and forth on the "other" high profile thread(s), you almost gotta love how the Maestro brings people together. :-)
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      Originally posted by Smthn_Like_Olivia View Post
      After the crazy back and forth on the "other" high profile thread(s), you almost gotta love how the Maestro brings people together. :-)
      It certainly gives me enough warm fuzzies to handle being snowed in all week.

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        Eh, now he's bragging about riding Robert Dover's horses and how RD is such a dreadful trainer - he's got PERSONAL experience of this apparently. Yeah, right.

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          Originally posted by LiberalSnowflake View Post
          Eh, now he's bragging about riding Robert Dover's horses and how RD is such a dreadful trainer - he's got PERSONAL experience of this apparently. Yeah, right.
          Is this a new blog post or FB? If blog post, can you cut and paste it here since he's bragging about how many hits his blog got? I don't want to add to the numbers out of curiosity, which is probably what all of those hits really are.

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            Originally posted by xQHDQ View Post

            Is this a new blog post or FB? If blog post, can you cut and paste it here since he's bragging about how many hits his blog got? I don't want to add to the numbers out of curiosity, which is probably what all of those hits really are.
            It’s on DH’s Facebook page - where she keeps posting videos from Robert’s clinics since he asked her not too. She’s one classy chick.

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              Originally posted by LiberalSnowflake View Post
              Eh, now he's bragging about riding Robert Dover's horses and how RD is such a dreadful trainer - he's got PERSONAL experience of this apparently. Yeah, right.
              I saw that.
              So lame and so obvious that his greatest talent is embellishment of.... everything.
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                Originally posted by BigMama1 View Post

                It’s on DH’s Facebook page - where she keeps posting videos from Robert’s clinics since he asked her not too. She’s one classy chick.
                Oh, and apparently DH is for sale now. Wonder what the going price is for a FB page that has zero original content and less than 1% engagement?

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                  Originally posted by LiberalSnowflake View Post

                  Oh, and apparently DH is for sale now. Wonder what the going price is for a FB page that has zero original content and less than 1% engagement?


                  eleventy million dollars
                  Let me apologize in advance.

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                    Originally posted by LiberalSnowflake View Post

                    Oh, and apparently DH is for sale now. Wonder what the going price is for a FB page that has zero original content and less than 1% engagement?
                    Can you even sell a FB page? You learn something new everyday....

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                      Originally posted by WildLittleWren View Post

                      Can you even sell a FB page? You learn something new everyday....
                      Doesn't DH have a blog that is separate from FB?

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                        Originally posted by trubandloki View Post

                        Doesn't DH have a blog that is separate from FB?
                        I can see a website or blog being sold, but a FB page?

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                          Originally posted by LiberalSnowflake View Post
                          Eh, now he's bragging about riding Robert Dover's horses and how RD is such a dreadful trainer - he's got PERSONAL experience of this apparently. Yeah, right.
                          This is hilarious... The narcissism is mind-blowing...
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                            Originally posted by trubandloki View Post

                            Doesn't DH have a blog that is separate from FB?
                            She had one years ago when she first moved to Florida with starry-eyed dreams of becoming a successful rider. Now she’s just a YouTube channel full of stolen content, backed up by a Facebook page that she uses as a personal platform to trash people who have had disagreements with her.

                            Her latest thing seems to be positioning herself as some kind of champion against abuse and corruption and being “the only person” to call out bad riding. Except, she only calls it out in people whom she already has bullied and harassed, while ignoring it in others, and there is often absolutely nothing wrong with the riding she calls “abusive.”

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                              Sooo Facebook just asked me if DH is a "public toilet" when I went to the page.......... I said yes.

                              I wish I got a screenshot of it, but I hit yes too quickly.

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                                Originally posted by WildLittleWren View Post

                                I can see a website or blog being sold, but a FB page?
                                People do sell them. You aren't really buying the page so much as the existing audience. Sometimes the person who buys it even renames it and turns it into something completely different. If you ever find that you have "liked" some weird page that you don't remember liking and isn't even an interest of yours, that's likely what happened.

                                A lot of pages are created just for the purpose of building an audience. Usually they will share a bunch of popular memes, fake contests, inspirational posts, and other junk hoping to build a bunch of interaction and likes so that they can turn around and sell the page.
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                                  I'm kinda laughing at the post she has up of Monticello V. That horse is INCREDIBLE in person, and you can tell who hasn't ridden Arabians in the comments... Plenty of them have necks that work like that with minimal effort. I have a Khadraj baby with a neck very similar, and he'll naturally put himself there with a rubber snaffle and no training equipment. Also, those western horses can be trained for spur aids on top of the normal collection of leg aids. I can ride my guy on a full drape, but doing so actually means using those spurs as dedicated cues. He's trained to know when I want him rounder or when I want him to speed up based off spur cues alone. It actually really throws people who aren't used to riding it, and it took me a bit to get comfortable with it. It taught me a LOT about how much I can do with my leg without ever using my hands.
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                                    From his FB page....another new career, and this one makes me go "ulp":

                                    But right now I’m working on a very demanding (but lucrative) career in Real estate, mortgages and development.

                                    Didn't he have a judgment against him for check fraud?

                                    At least he isn't currently available for clinics or lessons (so he says).

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                                      Originally posted by Smthn_Like_Olivia View Post
                                      After the crazy back and forth on the "other" high profile thread(s), you almost gotta love how the Maestro brings people together. :-)
                                      Probably the first Maestro thread that accomplished this!!
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                                        He’s crapping on Charlotte and how incorrect a rider she is because her arms are out front. I pointed out she has very short upper arms and as such, has to keep them in a more forward position. Instantly deleted my comment and blocked me.
                                        Super cool. SUUUUUUPER cool. All his mindless, uneducated zombies are all agreeing with him.
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                                          It's easy to get comments and likes if you post stills of famous riders that everyone knows and shit can them, that's a lesson he's learned from SW - and the comments show the kind of people who follow him. SW lifted the stone he was scurrying under and now he's back in the light, and she only did it for clicks - but he doesn't see that, he thinks they're BFFs.

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