Re: RARA-AVIS: Re: James Crumley - short stories

From: a.n.smith (
Date: 05 Apr 2000

> > Hard-boiled sport #2: Horse-racing
> How come? With all those teenie-weenie jockeys!?
> What about a game of poker? Or car-racing?

Ah, but historically, the hard-boiled wise guys are always betting on the horses, always at races, always ripping-off races. The jockeys? Nutthin to do with this. It's the fans making it hard-boiled.

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