More Joyous could have had 100 vets look at her before and after the race, they may not have seen the problem... because the problem was with the trainer, Gai Waterhouse.
The Gai/Singo alliance was a marriage made in heaven until the grubby game of big-time bookmaking re-entered the Waterhouse family. It then became a dirty divorce waiting to happen.
Clive Palmer’s antics prove you don’t need to be smart to be rich. Australia’s mining boom fortuitously threw up some odd characters and Palmer is by far the oddest, so what’s behind his ill-fated new political party? Actually a severe case of frustration.
According to many posters on this site Abbott will be just as bad as Gillard. They may well be right, but who knows? Nobody knows.
There’s nothing more tragi-comical than 50 excited US cop cars, with sirens screaming, chasing one enterprising miscreant down an eight-lane highway.
A pitbull terrier recently wandered into a Melbourne home and attacked a four-year-old girl. The girl’s five-year-old cousin tried to help but was savagely mauled and had to watch while the dog tore her cousin to pieces and left.
PM Gillard was clearly chuffed that NSW Premier Barry O’Farrell had accepted her Gonski deal. Abbott was not as impressed.
Did I read that right? Minister for Climate Change and Energy Efficiency, Greg Combet, is appearing before ICAC for supporting a tainted coal mine in the NSW Hunter Valley.
I am having objectivity problems trying to understand how an apparently normal religious person can aspire to heavenly rewards by destroying the lives of others.
Labor legislation to excise our borders, with Opposition support, has been languishing in the Senate for months. Now, why would that be?
Sky Channel’s Peter (well I believe you Prime Minister) van Onselen has well and truly dirtied his nappy by disclosing a private political comment he thought he overheard to a third party. As a consequence he will need to wear that dirty nappy for a long time to come.
A courier delivers a package to a bank but has omitted to remove his bike helmet. Security is immediately called and the courier is bundled outside and told his helmet must remain on his bike.
Dead student bomber, Tameran Tsarnaev, 26, idolised Australian Imam, Shirk Feiz (pictured). Fiez featured on Tameran’s facebook page and he had a large collection of his videos.
DUE TO COMPLAINTS THE OFFENSIVE IMAGE OF TWO MEN KISSING HAS BEEN REPLACED WITH THE ACCEPTABLE IMAGE OF TWO WOMEN KISSING... Mmmmm, is this called selective homophobia?
I've just watched you on The 7:30 Report lecturing the interviewer, Leigh Sales, on the "...roit thing to do..." for our kids on education.
The owners and Peter Moody deserve cigars for what must have been a hard decision. But it was the right one, she has not a thing left to prove.