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Brazil's Lula launches unlikely bid to retake presidency

Jakarta Post
Modeled on a marathon tour of 359 cities that Lula made two decades ago, the "Lula for Brazil" bus trip is the fiery speaker's opening bid for a spectacular comeback. A spokesman said there'll be rallies at universities created during his 2003-2010 ...

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David Whiteley Passes Away

Thoroughbred Daily News
Revidere, Waya, and Just a Game garnered year-end championship honors, while Coastal is best known for his upset of third-finishing Spectacular Bid in the 1979 Belmont. Whiteley retired from training in 1995, culminating a 25-year career, with 678 ...

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At the Bridge Table: August 18

The Vineyard Gazette - Martha's Vineyard News
Todd then jumped to 4♤, showing a good pre-empt with a three-card or honor doubleton in spades. Naturally, they made game. Against me and my partner. Here's a bid that rarely appears but can lead to spectacular results. With South dealing and East ...

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Oscar Performance a title contender, David Whiteley RIP

Career highlights include training Coastal to an upset win over the Triple Crown-seeking Spectacular Bid in the 1979 Belmont S. (G1), and Eclipse Award championships for the fillies Revidere (1976), Waya (1979), and Just a Game (1980). The latter two ...

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