Random Sampling

Episode 43

Horses, Kelpies, and Bare Knuckle Boxers

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Random Topics

http://www.nydailynews.com/life-style/kentucky-derby-crazy-hats-article-1.3113850 Derby Day

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Horse_racing#North_America Horse racing in North America

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_fictional_horses List of fictional horses

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Morrissey John Morrissey (February 12, 1831 – May 1, 1878), also known as Old Smoke, was an Irish American bare-knuckle boxer and a gang member in New York City in the 1850s and later became a Democratic State Senator and U.S. Congressman from New York.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Canfield_Casino_and_Congress_Park Canfield Casino was opened in 1866 by John Morrissey.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sleipnir Odin’s eight legged steed

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tikbalang Tikbalang is a creature of Philippine folklore.

Homework

If you see a horse, don’t get on it.

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