Monthly Archives: September 2010

Day One In The Barn at World Equestrian Games

1st reining competition and the Opening Ceremonies are done. Today it’s 7 AM and there are already two venues going. One of CBS’s NFL trucks, Super-Shooter 10 That CBS logo is already hidden under tape. These days, a full HD … Continue reading

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Monument to Rolex

Rolex isn’t just a sponsor here…they are an object of worship. Here is the altar, all 8,000 lbs of it. Does this horse have brass balls? Just a thought. I’ll check and get back to you.

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BANDWIDTH, Anyone?

Looks like the Scoring & Timing network has plenty of bandwidth! Wheeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee! T3 speed on the download side (34 Megs) T2 speed on the upload side (6 Megs) Just like Alpine Ski World Cup @ Lake Louise! (Not)

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World Equestrian Games

After 2 1/2 years of preparation, it’s finally here. A lot of work ahead, but I’ve got my own office. With a T3 line! Wheeeeeeeee!

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TSA – Could it Be That John Pistole Is Actually Doing His Job?

With a few minutes to kill before driving to the airport today, I happened to surf onto the TSA blog, and saw the following comments from John Pistole, the head of the TSA: “There seems to be a trend of … Continue reading

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They’re Packin’m in At Spruce Meadows

Nations Cup day. What….are they giving away free beer? The place is packed. Not one empty seat in this grandstand. Nor in this one.Also Holland day. Tulips and clogs. The Americans won! Wheeeeeeeeeeeee! Holland: Close but no cigar.Look at that … Continue reading

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It’s Raining….. It’s Pouring….. And Q.E.D, The Old Man….

…..the old man must be in Calgary for The Masters at Spruce Meadows. Soggy at Spruce. Must be The Masters – says so right on top of the grandstand. One good thing about rain: the gloomy skies make the video … Continue reading

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