Since 2000, seven post-time favorites have won the Preakness. There is no doubt that this year’s post-time favorite will be Kentucky Derby winner Orb.
Cashing in on a Super Bowl bet. Two mayors from opposite sides of the country got together for a day of service and blue crabs.
Gov. Jerry Brown was one of the few California politicians yet to announce a bet on Sunday’s Super Bowl matchup, until he offered up a characteristically esoteric wager.
Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper is grilling lamb chops Thursday and mailing a package of ready-to-cook chops to Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley to pay up for the Broncos loss in last week’s football game.
Denver Mayor Michael Hancock is paying a high price after losing a bet with Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake that required him to perform linebacker Ray Lewis’ famous pre-game dance if the Denver Broncos lost to the Ravens.
I feel confident this week with my picks. However, proceed with caution.
Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake is confident that the Baltimore Ravens will defeat their rivals, the Pittsburgh Steelers, in Saturday’s playoff game. She has agreed to a friendly wager with Pittsburgh Mayor Luke Ravenstahl.