Author Archives: Jen

Know Which One You Are

“It’s a business of sadists and masochists and you know which one you are.” -Ida Blankenship to Peggy Olson, Mad Men I loved that quote the minute I heard it this season. It’s so on-the-nose; and Ms. Blankenship could have … Continue reading

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Rachel Retires

I debated all night about commenting on Rachel Alexandra’s retirement, there’s certainly already a slew of folks who’ve already met that call—Glenn Craven and The Paper Tyger sum up my feelings the best—and I’m not sure I have much to … Continue reading

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Please hold all tickets…

This weekend was my first trip to the track after the most recent disappointment in the great never-ending expanded gaming debate here in Massachusetts (read an excellent recap at Railbird here). To say that the mood has changed from cautiously … Continue reading

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