Sunday, May 3, 2009

Horse-racing will eventually break-down

So it's safe to watch on Saturday. Death can't happen so soon again. Can it?

It can't. The odds are against it, and supporters of horseracing are all about the odds. They can live with the number of horses dying -- with the freaking odds -- so we'll assume they're right. Death can't happen again this soon. So if you have even a shred of curiosity about horse racing in general or about the Derby itself, you might want to watch this weekend. Because the sport won't be around forever.

For full article, click on title above;

for horse deaths at the track don't even include Barbaro, who was
euthanized at an animal hospital. (AP)

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