Queen Elizabeth II loves horses so much that the BBC produced an hour-long documentary called “The Queen: A Passion for Horses.” According to our friends over at Extra Mustard, the Queen owns several racing horses, including Estimate, the winner of the 2013 Ascot Gold Cup. Estimate recently tested positive for morphine, which is a banned substance. The morphine was mixed into a batch of tainted feed that more than a dozen horses in Britain have been eating. The feed manufacturer just got very unlucky that one of the horses eating his drug feed happens to belong to the most famous woman in England.
And here are some more interesting links to kick off your Wednesday morning…
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