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Forum: General Racing Discussion Yesterday, 08:08 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,119
Posted By classhandicapper
I agree that ideally it would be better without...

I agree that ideally it would be better without middle men, but most of these middle men (including the original OTBs) were created in the hopes of attracting handle that would otherwise not make it...
Forum: General Racing Discussion Yesterday, 09:56 AM
Replies: 73
Views: 8,119
Posted By classhandicapper
You and everyone else.

You and everyone else.
Forum: General Handicapping Discussion 09-25-2022, 10:19 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 461
Posted By classhandicapper
That Travers Beyer looked a bit suspicious to me...

That Travers Beyer looked a bit suspicious to me also as a reflection of how good those horses are. Whether the track changed speeds, 10F was a little different, the wind blew, or it was race...
Forum: Off Topic - General 09-25-2022, 09:51 AM
Replies: 1,419
Views: 56,169
Posted By classhandicapper
Russian Propaganda: also known as telling the...

Russian Propaganda: also known as telling the other side of the story as opposed to the obvious one sided nonsense coming out of most western media sources.

The obvious goal of the west is to...
Forum: Off Topic - General 09-23-2022, 05:43 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 599
Posted By classhandicapper
Russians have experience under socialism,...

Russians have experience under socialism, communism and totalitarianism and would tend to not look kindly at current democrats. Democrats wonít want them here.
Forum: General Racing Discussion 09-23-2022, 09:13 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 8,634
Posted By classhandicapper
Dog racing had problems that horse racing is...

Dog racing had problems that horse racing is trying to avoid as we speak.

I'd way rather the industry be booming, handle growth be outpacing inflation, old tracks investing in infrastructure, new...
Forum: General Racing Discussion 09-22-2022, 04:19 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 8,634
Posted By classhandicapper
I'm not familiar with the economics of racing...

I'm not familiar with the economics of racing overseas, but there must be a reason for that.
Forum: General Racing Discussion 09-22-2022, 08:34 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 8,634
Posted By classhandicapper
The foal crop numbers are less frightening as...

The foal crop numbers are less frightening as long as horses like Into Mischief, Curlin, Gun Runner, Tap It and the entire 1st and 2nd tier of sires keep breeding at the same rate. If horses of much...
Forum: General Racing Discussion 09-21-2022, 01:19 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 8,634
Posted By classhandicapper
I've been saying things along these lines for the...

I've been saying things along these lines for the longest time.

The most successful tracks have been the ones that offer high quality racing and that can be part of a pleasant overall vacation...
Forum: General Racing Discussion 09-21-2022, 08:50 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 8,634
Posted By classhandicapper
Casinos were supposed to help attract new fans to...

Casinos were supposed to help attract new fans to racing. Instead they created zombie tracks that dilute the overall industry handle and only exist because they get casino money.

Now they are...
Forum: General Handicapping Discussion 09-20-2022, 08:02 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,649
Posted By classhandicapper
I very very rarely make a bet on physicality, but...

I very very rarely make a bet on physicality, but I'm certain I'm profitable over the long term on those bets. I just have no confidence I can expand or sustain that. I think I'd have to go to the...
Forum: General Racing Discussion 09-20-2022, 06:10 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 8,634
Posted By classhandicapper
And now they want me to pay for it. Of course...

And now they want me to pay for it. Of course that assumes I can even find it given the way the racing coverages bounces from channel to channel and even more so on major days. Sometimes I wind up...
Forum: General Handicapping Discussion 09-19-2022, 01:55 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 8,497
Posted By classhandicapper
Keep in mind, this is an automated metric. ...

Keep in mind, this is an automated metric.

I did some studies years back and found that if I went back past a certain point the incremental information added almost no predictive value at all. ...
Forum: General Racing Discussion 09-19-2022, 12:12 PM
Replies: 115
Views: 8,634
Posted By classhandicapper
I noticed that also. I'm one of the few...

I noticed that also.

I'm one of the few people than never had a problem with TVG. I'm not looking for expert handicapping and betting. I just want to see all the races in a somewhat...
Forum: General Handicapping Discussion 09-19-2022, 12:03 PM
Replies: 83
Views: 8,497
Posted By classhandicapper
I do almost the same thing with some of my...

I do almost the same thing with some of my automated running style metrics.

I look at exactly 4 races, I throw out the worst one, use the remaining 3, and weight them more towards the recent...
Forum: General Handicapping Discussion 09-19-2022, 11:58 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 8,497
Posted By classhandicapper
I try to do that also. I'm less worried about...

I try to do that also. I'm less worried about some horse that got loose in a soft pace last time if I've already seen him run well in a highly competitive hot paced race loaded with quality. ...
Forum: General Racing Discussion 09-19-2022, 11:53 AM
Replies: 115
Views: 8,634
Posted By classhandicapper
I think we'll see how much they care about racing...

I think we'll see how much they care about racing if they fix the info bar.
Forum: General Handicapping Discussion 09-16-2022, 03:48 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,139
Posted By classhandicapper
Thatís the kind of thing where some subjective...

Thatís the kind of thing where some subjective judgement will probably outperform a formula. Another one is a very lightly raced horse that is clearly improving. You are going to be better off...
Forum: Off Topic - General 09-16-2022, 09:26 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 1,414
Posted By classhandicapper
This is the one time the people really need a...

This is the one time the people really need a "none of the above" lever.
Forum: General Handicapping Discussion 09-16-2022, 09:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,139
Posted By classhandicapper
My own research tested against many races...

My own research tested against many races verifies what you are saying. In fact, there was a significant improvement. I think it was a little more than 3% extra winners and I wasn't even using any...
Forum: General Racing Discussion 09-15-2022, 07:42 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 965
Posted By classhandicapper
CD to buy Ellis Park

The industry will probably create a new track code and call it CD at Ellis Park (CDE) just to screw up all the database people again. #BAQ :lol:
Forum: General Racing Discussion 09-15-2022, 08:13 AM
Replies: 67
Views: 2,504
Posted By classhandicapper
I'm used to negative people. I also post on a NY...

I'm used to negative people. I also post on a NY Knicks forum. :lol:
Forum: Off Topic - General 09-14-2022, 05:05 PM
Replies: 1,419
Views: 56,169
Posted By classhandicapper
Personally, as a libertarian, I would be in favor...

Personally, as a libertarian, I would be in favor of it as long as the people that wanted to remain part of the US could leave.

When business partners, husbands and wives, friends etc... can't...
Forum: Off Topic - General 09-14-2022, 04:57 PM
Replies: 1,419
Views: 56,169
Posted By classhandicapper
Thank you for making my case again. You...

Thank you for making my case again.

You believe Reuters, that obviously neutral western news source.

The west wants Ukraine in NATO and integrated into the western economies PERIOD. There's...
Forum: Off Topic - General 09-14-2022, 04:47 PM
Replies: 1,419
Views: 56,169
Posted By classhandicapper
Here's the issue. People read the US press....

Here's the issue.

People read the US press.

They never bother to think about what the Russians are thinking about the west's interference in the politics of countries close to the Russian...
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