I took that 6-1 bet

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    I just put $10 grand on Mine That Bird to WIN the Preakness today. The Kentucky Derby winner is up at 6-1, which means my payoff when he wins is $60,000.

    First-ever gamble on any horse, ever.

    Anyone else getting into this action?
     
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    Post time is in 90 minutes you better get you some of this....
     
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    NBC doing a big feature on my horse....
     
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    They are saddling the horses.....
     
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    Do you lose all your money if Mind That Bird doesn't win?

    I have no clue how horse race betting works.

    Anyway, good luck.
     
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    Yes. If #2 does not win, I lose the $10K

    Isn't it exciting?
     
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    Jockey's mounting the horses.... Post time trumpet just sounded....
     
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    Man, you have some guts.

    With that kind of money on the line your adrenaline has to really be going.
     
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    It begins to rain.....

    Track will be muddy just like the Derby was!

    My horse has fallen to 7-1
     
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    "If you have a hunch, bet a bunch" is the mantra.

    This is live on NBC if you wanna watch,my horse is #2
     

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