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Un-American

Updated: June 2, 2008, 3:21 PM ET
By Bill Finley | Special to ESPN.com

Ah, those poor na´ve Japanese. A horse named Casino Drive has come here from the Far East to run in the Belmont Stakes and the only thing he will be on Saturday is hay, oats, water and, maybe, a little sushi. You see, that's the way they do things in Japan, where, and I'm not making this up, horses aren't allowed to run on drugs.

Actually, they aren't allowed to run on drugs anywhere but here in the U.S. and in Canada. They tell you it's a better, purer game in those other places and that ...

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