Tuesday 2 November 2010

It's just a bunch of horses running around in circles

Today, the country goes mad, as Flemington celebrates 150 years of the gee gees with teh famous Melbourne Cup.
Are you going to have an office sweepstake? Come on, you know you have too. This year, they're even on Facebook and Twitter. Here's the line up for the $6.1 million prize pool...
  • Shocking
  • Campanologist (USA)
  • So You Think (NZ)
  • Zipping
  • Illustrious Blue (GB)
  • Mr Medici (IRE)
  • Shoot Out
  • Americain (USA)
  • Tokai Trick(JPN)
  • Buccellati (GB)
  • Descarado (NZ)
  • Harris Tweed (NZ)
  • Manighar (FR)
  • Master O'Reilly (NZ)
  • Monaco Consul (NZ)
  • Profound Beauty (IRE)
  • Zavite (NZ)
  • Bauer (IRE)
  • Holberg (UAE)
  • Precedence (NZ)
  • Red Ruler (NZ)
  • Linton
  • Once Were Wild
  • Maluckyday (NZ)

1 comment:

David Lowe said...

worse than that it is cruelty to smart animals as in horses and cruelty to dumb animals as in mug punters and the Australian taxpayer ... there orta b a law agin it!