Life of a Degenerate Gambler

Clockers Corner and the newest IPhone Feature

Last week I spent an early morning watching ponies working out on the track as the sun rose beneath the San Gabriel Mountains. It was truly the most amazing sunrise. I feel so blessed with my crazy California life to get to be out here trackside on mornings like this. I felt so much joy …

We Talk in Fractions

We talk in fractions. “The eight is 9-2” We speak our own language with words like, Saez and Leparoux and Florent Geroux. We throw out terms like tongue ties and lay offs. Any one listening to use chat would think what in the world are these guys in the red suspenders talking about? We get …

A Pick Four Resolution

There are so many resolutions people make for the new year. Quit smoking. Start exercising. Watch less T.V. Luckily for me, I already live a super healthy life style so I can focus on a different goal in 2016. I want to hit a signer. A signer in horse racing is what we call making …

Amber Exacta

It wouldn’t be the greatest day at work ever if it didn’t end with me writhing in pain in a public place, obviously having just embarrassed myself once again. This is why I should not leave the mountain and go to the city where there are people to stare at me as I publicly humiliate …