HORSE RACING

BARBARO MEMORIALIZED WITH DERBY STATUE

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<a href="http://blogs.usatoday.com/gameon/2009/04/barbaro-has-permanent-place-at-the-derby.html">Game On</a> caught an image of the new statue commemorating Barbaro's Kentucky Derby in 2006, an impressive display of MY FREAKING GOD, PEOPLE, IT'S JUST A DAMN HORSE.

HORSE RACING

BARBARO TO GET STATUE IN CENTRAL PARK

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Fallen champion Barbaro <a href="http://www.send2press.com/newswire/2008-01-0124-003.shtml" target="_blank">will be remembered with a statue</a> to be displayed in Central Park this April, but it won't be of the mighty steed winning races and screwing fillies, the latter of which would have been totally sweet.

CINEMA

BARBARO: THE PRADO CODE

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Barbaro's <a href="http://msn.foxsports.com/horseracing/story/6632540" title="Barbaro" target="_blank">Holy Grail</a> will be auctioned on Kentucky Derby Eve this year:[Edgar] Prado donated the saddle to the Jockeys' Guild and proceeds from the sale of the saddle will go to the Permanently Disabled Jockeys Fund, a division of National Thoroughbred Racing Association Charities.

CINEMA

BREAKING! BARBARO MOVIE IN THE WORKS

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Well, it's not just a joke any more: HBO is <a href="http://www.nypost.com/seven/03052007/tv/barbaro_movie_plans_tv_.htm" target="_blank">making a Barbaro movie</a>.

CINEMA

A RESPONSE TO THE BARBARO MUSICAL

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After Ben Greenman conceived of <a href="http://www.themorningnews.org/archives/spoofs_satire/fragments_from_horses_mouth_the_musical.php" target="_blank">the Barbaro musical</a> for The Morning News, and after reading <a href="http://deadspin.com/sports/leftovers/leftovers-youre-doin-a-heckuva-job-hockey-234347.php" target="_blank">this inspired comments thread</a> at Deadspin, I decided that With Leather needed something more somber and respectful to the tragic, angelic, healing figure that Barbaro became.

HORSE RACING

BARBARO’S DEAD.

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Well, that took for-freakin'-ever.

Fans

BARBARO T-SHIRTS IN TIME FOR CHRISTMAS

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What do you get for that horse racing fan whose favorite Internet use is the <a href="http://www.vet.upenn.edu/barbaro/messageboard.php" target="_blank">Barbaro message board</a>.

BARBARO

MAGIC HORSE RESTORES BLIND MAN’S VISION

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Apparently horses are the new messiahs.

HORSE RACING

Barbaro Is a Story for Some Reason

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The AP is still releasing stories on <a href="http://msn.foxsports.com/horseracing/story/6047292" target="_blank">Barbaro's "gradually improving" condition</a>.


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