Gabe Bullard http://wmot.org en A Black Jockey At The Kentucky Derby, Once Again http://wmot.org/post/black-jockey-kentucky-derby-once-again The Kentucky Derby's 139th running is this weekend, and it will feature a sight that's been a rarity in the race for much of the past century — an African-American jockey.<p>"Everything that comes with the Derby right now for me is not the same as the majority of the other riders, or any other riders, because I'm the only African-American rider in the race," Kevin Krigger says.<p>Krigger was born in the U.S. Virgin Islands, but he's been racing in California. Fri, 03 May 2013 21:31:00 +0000 Gabe Bullard 23753 at http://wmot.org A Black Jockey At The Kentucky Derby, Once Again Less Potent Maker's Mark Not Going Down Smoothly In Kentucky http://wmot.org/post/less-potent-makers-mark-not-going-down-smoothly-kentucky Kentucky is bourbon country. Bar shelves in Louisville are stocked with a crowded field of premium bourbons; the city's Theater Square Marketplace restaurant alone carries close to 170 different brands. So when <a href="http://money.cnn.com/2013/02/10/news/makers-mark-bourbon/">news</a> trickled out that longtime distillery Maker's Mark plans to water down its bourbon, locals were stunned.<p>Bourbon has to be aged at least two years — and that's where Maker's Mark got in trouble. Mon, 11 Feb 2013 23:22:00 +0000 Gabe Bullard 20746 at http://wmot.org Less Potent Maker's Mark Not Going Down Smoothly In Kentucky Unknowns Beating Obama In Democratic Primaries http://wmot.org/post/unknowns-beating-obama-democratic-primaries Transcript <p>ROBERT SIEGEL, HOST: <p>On the Democratic side, President Obama has been winning all his primaries, of course. But in some cases, he's had some surprisingly strong competition. In Oklahoma, West Virginia and Arkansas, gadfly candidates, including one federal felon, won a significant number of votes. Wed, 23 May 2012 20:52:00 +0000 Gabe Bullard 11282 at http://wmot.org