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Anna Nicole Smith: Daughter Dannielynn Birkhead Looks Just Like Her

Anna Nicole Smith would no doubt be proud of her daughter, eight-year-old Dannielynn Birkhead. She grows to look more like her late mom with every passing year. As has been customary for the past five years, Larry Birkhead–who is raising his and Anna Nicole Smith’s daughter–dressed Dannielynn up to the nines and brought her to the Kentucky Derby this past …

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Dannielynn Birkhead at Kentucky Derby With Dad Larry–Looks Just Like Mom, Anna Nicole Smith

Dannielynn Birkhead, the daughter of the late Anna Nicole Smith and Larry Birkhead, was at the Kentucky Derby this weekend with her dad. The eight-year-old grows to look more like her famous mom with each passing year. Always a little fashion plate, Dannielynn Birkhead was dressed to the nines for the Kentucky Derby, sporting a pastel pink Monsoon dress and …

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Rob Gronkowski Dubbed Honorary Kentucky Derby Winner, What Was He Wearing?

Rob Gronkowski was dubbed one of the honorary Kentucky Derby winners on Saturday–at least in the fashion race. The New England Patriots tight end drew more looks that even the most fascinating fascinators. Donning a plaid suit and white hat, Rob Gronkowski attended the Kentucky Derby alongside fellow Patriots players Tom Brady, Julian Edelman, and Danny Amendola–among others. And while …

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Tara Lipinski, Johnny Weir’s Expertise (And Fashion Sense) Land Them Top Figure Skating Spot for NBC

Johnny Weir and Tara Lipinski have been promoted from their secondary roles to become the top figure skating broadcast team for NBC. After attracting attention for their rapport and fashion sense at the Sochi Olympics, NBC announced on Wednesday that the duo would be the commentators for the 2018 Olympics in South Korea, making the former Olympians TV’s most visible …

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Wes Welker: Should He Pay Back The Money?

Denver Broncos wide receiver Wes Welker was one of the thousands of people to attend the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs this year, and was seen handing out $100 bills to strangers after winning a bet. Welker sent a friend to collect his winnings. He was supposed to receive $42,295.35 but instead was given $57,193.90; that is a difference of …

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California Chrome Winner of Kentucky Derby

California Chrome is the winner of the 140th running of the Kentucky Derby. The 2 to 1 favorite as he entered the Run for the Roses at Churchill Downs, the odds weren’t in this horse’s favor. He is trained by a 77-year-old man named Art Sherman who never trained a Kentucky Derby horse before. In addition California Chrome never raced …

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Hoppertunity Out of Kentucky Derby Due to Injury

With just days to go before the “Run for fhe Roses,” Kentucky Derby contender Hoppertunity was withdrawn from the big race. According to a Brisnet report, Hoppertunity will not run in the 140th Kentucky Derby due to an injury to one of the horse’s front feet. Hoppertunity’s trainers reportedly noticed a bruise on the horse on Wednesday before the horse’s …

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Tara Lipinski, Johnny Weir Reunite for Derby

Tara Lipinski will offer her opinion on fashion this weekend when she and Johnny Weir appear in pre-recorded segments together during the airing of the Kentucky Derby on Saturday. Lipinski and Weir started their commentator routine during the Sochi Winter Olympics this year, then took it to the red carpet for the Oscars. Now their skills are being tapped for …

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Rosie Napravnik To Ride in Derby, Despite Suspension

“I don’t get nervous. I’m pretty calm.” On Saturday, jockey Rosie Napravnik will attempt to become the first woman to win the Kentucky Derby. However, after Saturday, she will serve a 4-day suspension. Louisville’s Churchill Downs stewards punished Napravnik for her in role in the disqualification of horse Bayern from first to second place in the Derby Trial last weekend. …

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Kentucky Derby 2014 Kicks Off on Saturday

The 140th running of the Kentucky Derby will take place this Saturday. At 6:24 pm EDT some of the best racehorses from around the world will compete to take home the rose blanket. Derby hopefuls have already begun arriving at Churchill Downs in Louisville Kentucky in preparation for the race. As of today 23 horses are set to run the …

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Tara Lipinski And Johnny Weir Set To Cover Kentucky Derby For NBC

The most talked about stars at the 2014 Sochi Olympics were Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir, but take note that the two did not compete in any events during the Olympics. The duo captured the audience‚Äôs approval for commentating on ice skating events instead. Lipinski won an Olympic gold medal for figure skating at the age of 15, while Weir …

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Tara Lipinski Will Team Up With Johnny Weir Again

Tara Lipinski and Johnny Weir were such a huge hit at this year’s Sochi Olympic Games that the duo have been asked to do some fashion commentary for NBC during the Kentucky Derby. The figure-skating friends gave Olympics viewers a treat earlier this year with their witty banter during the performances, and Weir made headlines nearly every day with his …

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