Tag Archives: Peter Thomas Fornatale

MONDAY: Different Types of Handicapping Contests


I’ve been talking a lot about handicapping contests this summer, both at the track and on the blog. People seem very interested in what the available options are so I figured I’d take a minute today to go over some … Continue reading

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FRIDAY: When Things Go Wrong (Saratoga Betting Challenge 2013)


In today’s blog I’m going to look back at some of the mistakes I made / bad luck I had in this year’s Saratoga Betting Challenge. We don’t have to wait long for the first example, it came in race … Continue reading

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WEDNESDAY: Why We Like Contests


Why do you like going to the track? Is it to be around the horses, beautiful athletes that they are, unmatched in their beauty and grace? That’s a part of the appeal for some of us, for sure. A great … Continue reading

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SUNDAY: Hold Me Closer, Tony Danza


If you haven’t seen the Andy Serling interview with Harvey Pack yet, what exactly are you waiting for? This is classic stuff, folks. I had to sit yesterday out due to (legitimate) illness, but I still enjoyed Wise Dan from … Continue reading

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MONDAY: 41


You remember some birthdays more than others. I thought a lot yesterday about one of my favorite ones, probably because it also involved the number 41, Tom Seaver’s number. It happened back in 1985. It was a Sunday. I was … Continue reading

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SUNDAY: Happy Birthday to Me


Today is my 41st birthday. I have an idea for a full birthday post I’d like to write, but I don’t have the visuals to do it today. I can not let the blessed event go unacknowledged though (Hey, I’m … Continue reading

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WEDNESDAY: Do You Believe In Love?


Regular blog readers know that I tipped CARY STREET on the blog on Sunday. As always, that meant I bet him as well. That might not have been the smartest bet in the world. The point of making him my … Continue reading

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