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Yesterday, when I was going out for a run, I was met by an incident that reminded me of the deep ignorance, on so many levels, of the human species. On the other side of...

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I‘m about to completely contradict myself… As a bookmaker, I like to lay dogs that miss the break THEN show early. I always feel that, at short prices, they will keep finding trouble and flatter...

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‘Work-Life-Balance’. Yes, it’s the new dreaded buzz-word for Pampered Whitey Staffs. No, no, Blog! Don’t encroach on them. Don’t impose yourself by asking them to go that extra yard, stretch their minds, or actually produce...

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I remember people by the most pertinent thing they have ever said to me. It might be something that they said many years ago, that I really took or learnt a lot from, but I...

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BEN’S BLOG: ‘The Racing Blogger!’

May 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

Stephen Power, AKA The Racing Blogger, is a young man who has split the betting-industry, and is being described as a ‘Marmite’ character. But why? He’s fun and keen. He wants to get stuck in....

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It’s easy to say, in Pampered England, that the Death Penalty is an outdated and barbaric punishment. WAKE UP! We live in absolute luxury whilst most of the world suffer in poverty, without a chance,...

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BEN’S BLOG: ‘My Top 10 Best Friends’

May 14, 2017 | 0 Comments

My Top 10 Best Friends (IN ORDER):    Oscar Schindler    Derek Trotter    Magwitch    Danny Archer    Gordon Gekko    Charlie Babbitt    Joe Gargery    Harry Brown    Arthur Daley    Rick...

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Blog, I don’t understand this fuss, from people who clearly have nothing currently going on in their own lives, as to whether Donald Trump has previously done business with Russia. Who cares? A businessman must...

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Thanks go to Phil Donaldson, for his kind article in today’s Racing Post. Do you know the Donaldson family, Blog? They bet, for generations, at Wimbledon Dogs, under the name of ‘Hall’, before Phil’s dad...

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Spare a thought for friend of this blog; Harry Macadam. This is a photo of Harry, from his travels in Zambia. Pictured here, is a pilot, and The Giraffe himself. Is Harry now so mega...

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