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    Best. Preakness. ever!

    I just wish the riderless horse won that would have been EPIC! But, how bad does the owner/jockey of the horse that came in after the riderless horse feel? Who cares, not me... Best. Preakness. Ever!!

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    The riderless horse is carrying less weight anyway.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jigglepete View Post
    I just wish the riderless horse won that would have been EPIC! But, how bad does the owner/jockey of the horse that came in after the riderless horse feel? Who cares, not me... Best. Preakness. Ever!!
    Did the rider get trampled ? I hope not because I wasnt watching it.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Cotton1 View Post
    Did the rider get trampled ? I hope not because I wasnt watching it.
    No, the rider was fine...as soon as I realized he was fine, I started rooting for the riderless horsie! Epic fun (not a horseracing fan in general)!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tahuyaman View Post
    The riderless horse is carrying less weight anyway.
    Good point, but still, does not diminish the beauty of a horse, bred to run, doing just that but with no motivation aside from breeding/training....

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    Quote Originally Posted by jigglepete View Post
    Good point, but still, does not diminish the beauty of a horse, bred to run, doing just that but with no motivation aside from breeding/training....
    Could it be, he was just following the other horses? Just, running along with them?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Abby08 View Post
    Could it be, he was just following the other horses? Just, running along with them?
    Actually it's more than likely, but at the same time it doesn't deminish the awesomeness of that particular thoroughbred!!

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