I have to thank our editor, John Bena, for sending me the link to this story, because it is beyond cool and finally allows a little smile in connection with a horrible day and its anniversary.â†µ
The winners of the first three races at Belmont in New York on Sunday wore the numbers....wait for it....9, 1, and 1.â†µ
As the article says, what are the odds?â†µ
Belmont served as a staging area for workers and emergency vehicles in the days immediately following the destruction of the World Trade Center.â†µ
Quirky story, kind of a miraculous story, and I have to admit it, a story which brought a tear to my eye.