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Perhaps the most satisfying thing about the Sport of Kings is that one’s opinion can be validated or invalidated in a matter of minutes — for the cost of a $2 tote ticket. Compare that to some of Einstein’s better-known suppositions (that’s Einstein the man, not the Grade 1-winning thoroughbred). It took nearly 100 years and a reported $700 million for NASA’s Gravity Probe B to at least partially confirm the great scientist’s Theory of Relativity, which asserts that gravity warps and twists the fabric of space and time. (Frankly, NASA could have saved a lot of dough simply by watching “Star Trek.” William Shatner, who played Capt. James Tiberius Kirk of the mythical starship Enterprise, confirmed the devastating effect gravity can have on fabric years ago — when he attempted to squeeze into those ultra-tight Starfleet uniforms for movie versions of the popular sci-fi television series.)

Bursting at the seams — though not with pride — James T. Kirk, aka William Shatner, eyes the Enterprise’s lunch buffet.

Bursting at the seams — though not with pride — James T. Kirk, aka William Shatner, eyes the Enterprise’s lunch buffet.

Source: http://media.entertainment.sky.com/image/unscaled/2008/12/8/star-trek-VII-generations-02-4.jpg

That said, I am still convinced that Quality Road is the best three-year-old in America, despite his five-length loss in last Saturday’s Travers Stakes at Saratoga …

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September 5, 2009 - Posted by | Horse Racing

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