The Kentucky Derby is this Saturday. The first leg of horse racing’s Triple Crown will be run at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky. Nyquist is the favorite horse at 3-to-1 and will break from gate 13 in the 20-horse field. Exaggerator is the second choice at 8-to-1 and starts from post 11.
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Marshawn Lynch‘s retirement from the Seattle Seahawks is official. The team says the star running back has been placed on the reserve/retired list but it’s not clear whether he’s submitted his retirement papers to the NFL.
Also….You can register now for the 3rd Annual Subway BEAST MODE CHALLENGE – Saturday, July 30 – Swan Creek Park in Tacoma.
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Mother’s Day this Sunday, give your mom the one thing she really wants: Not having you around. A new survey found 71% of moms say the thing they want the most on Mother’s Day is some ALONE time. Here are the top ways moms would want to spend their alone time on Sunday…
2. Watching a movie or TV show
If you plan on spending quality time with mom, but don’t have a lot of money to spend, here are a few ideas that won’t break the bank:
1. Get her a bouquet of balloons instead of flowers
2. Cook her favorite meal at home (9 out of 10 Mothers say they would appreciate a snack her family cooked or prepared just for her)
3. Give her the day off by helping around the house.
This seems awfully medieval for medical advice… but a hospital in Boston is running a test right now on a new technique to stop people from snoring: Taping their mouths shut. They aren’t using duct tape or anything…they’re using a special device that sticks to your mouth and keeps it shut while you sleep. So it forces you to breathe through your nose…