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Lyle Lovett Wants Slots

Lyle Lovett“Lyle Lovett is a four-time Grammy Award winner that has recorded 13 albums. In addition to being a masterful entertainer behind the guitar and microphone, he also considers himself a horseman.

Using his platform as an American star, Lovett, a native Texan, is using his platform to voice his support for the initiative to get support for slot machines at horse racing tracks.

View the six and a half-minute video brought to us from Standardbred Canada Lyle Lovett Wants Slots which features Lovett trumpeting the slots-at-racetracks cause in the Lone Star State.”

If you are not a horse lover or not from Texas then you might not understand.  This is an appropriate song from Lyle…


O’Brien Award Videos Online

StandardbredCanada now has post-event interviews with the winners at the 2008 O’Brien Awards, celebrating the best in Canadian harness racing.  The videos can be viewed here at the 2008 O’Brien Awards.  The full story on each recipient is detailed in this link at the ‘Beach Party’ At O’Brien Awards

Congrats to all the connections.


The End of the Beginning
January 28, 2009, 3:11 am
Filed under: Standardbred breeding

Adam Bowden of Diamond Creek Farm brings us a great blog detailing the inner daily workings of a Standardbred breeding farm owner called ‘From The Inside Out’.  Here is an article of interest that we thought was worth a read Round 5: The End of the Beginning.