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10 Things I’ve Learned – May 2012

1. Gatlinburg, TN is a lot like Las Vegas. The city of Gatlinburg, Tennessee is one of the easternmost cities in the state, and either serves as the gateway or receiving ground for those traveling through the Smoky Mountains, depending on which way you’re going. Over the years, the growing number of visitors has transformed [...]

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Playlist – Kentucky

Verbose as we are, there is no way we can spend the next year constantly yelling talking to each other. Terrible as it may sound to the ears of an outsider, singing as loudly as possible is a frequent occurrence in The Highland Flinger (THF). We will make a playlist of what we’re slappin the air bass [...]

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Kentucky Derby – Louisville, KY

And they’re off! Fittingly, our going away party before we left on this trip was horse racing themed. Seeing as how the Kentucky Derby was very high, if not on top, of our “must see” list, we were very excited to include the race on our official itinerary. Throw in the “racing” and “send off” [...]

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Kentucky Derby Preview

When: Saturday May 5th, 2012 What: The 138th running of the Kentucky Derby Where: Churchill Downs, Louisville, KY Why: Known as “The Fastest Two Minutes in Sports”, the Kentucky Derby is the first leg of the US Triple Crown, and easily the most famous and highest attended thoroughbred horse race in the United States.

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