The second item in my Friday collection concerns NBC's plans in the event of heavy rains and thunderstorms in Louisville Saturday during the Kentucky Derby.

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I never have been to the Kentucky Derby. Or the Preakness. Or the Indy 500. Or the Daytona 500. Or a heavyweight boxing title bout. Or a professional soccer match in Europe.

I did once see a cricket match in Bermuda. Had no idea what was going on.