Just 10 years ago, the highlight of the Lone Star Park season was the Breeders' Cup World Thoroughbred Championships. This year, it's Saturday's Texas Thoroughbred Association Futurities.
If you've noticed Texas horse racing at all lately, you've probably noticed that it's dying. But don't mistake this death for anything natural. This will be murder. And I know the murderer's identity.
Horse racing, as you've probably noticed, has been trying to attract an entirely different kind of fan.