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Going trackside with the horse racing experts who use big data and intensive equine analysis to pick the winners long before they hit the starting gate.
Betting the ponies may be a game of chance, but the horses you see racing down the track at the Preakness, Belmont Stakes and Kentucky Derby didn’t get there by luck. For decades, people like Jeffrey Seder and Patrice Miller have spent countless hours measuring, weighing, analyzing and poring over mountains and mountains of physical data on thousands and thousands of wannabe thoroughbreds. In the end, only the ones with the right genes (and the right heart) make it to the big time.
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A new dad on the nightmare-inducing challenge of coming up with a timeless but fresh, cool but not too cool name for his son.
Amy Vilela lost her daughter when she couldn’t afford the medical bills. When her Congressman told her he wouldn’t support universal healthcare, Amy said, “I’m running.”
Cori Bush is a registered nurse, a pastor and a mom. After taking to the streets to protest police killings, she looked in the mirror and said, “why not politician, too?”
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