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California Chrome Co-Owner 'Ashamed' of Angry Rant After Belmont Loss

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California Chrome owner Steve Coburn on "Good Morning America," June 9, 2014.
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Steve Coburn, the co-owner of California Chrome today reined in his disappointment over losing the Belmont Stakes and the Triple Crown and said he was "very ashamed" and "was wrong" for his post-race rant.

“I need to apologize to the world and America,” Coburn said today on “Good Morning America.“ “I wanted it so much for this horse to win the Triple Crown for the people of America and I was very emotional, very emotional.”

“I sincerely apologize,” he said.



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Who gives a rats ass

Turn off the TV, tune out the bread and circus's

Somebody threatened him with

Somebody threatened him with something...
For him to totally recant what he said on race day.
Pisses me off.

or...

someone explained to him how foolish he was for the things he said...
there was no reason for him to rant like that about losing 1 of the 3 races he participated in.. in fact, he's viewed as a greedy little cry baby loser now... lost respect from everyone.

that is why he apologized.

I use Blue Wave, but don't expect one of THEIR silly taglines.

Not Fact

I doubt very much, "he's viewed as a greedy little cry baby loser now... lost respect from everyone.

His greatest fear realized

The fresh horses ruled the day.

I knew that he would be ashamed when he woke on Sunday morning.

And

He may be correct about never seeing another Triple Crown winner.