I’ll Have Another of Derby and Preakness fame has now gotten on Twitter. Giddy up.
From USA Today:
With racing atwitter over a possible Triple Crown, of course I’ll Have Anotherhas an account on Twitter. So who is doing his tweets?
“The horse is. … He’s having a hard time with the hoofs with the keys,” trainer Doug O’Neill deadpanned today at a Belmont Stakes press conference.
The Twitter address is @I’ll Have Another.
The profile: “I am the Kentucky Derby and Preakness 2012 winning three year old chestnut colt living the dream. On the Triple Crown Trail. Next stop Belmont and History!”
Some sample tweets:
“Gotta go, Optimizer and Paynter (fellow Belmont States runner in the same security barn) threatening a pillow fight if I don’t shut this hoofPad down now. Nite nite.”
“The owner of Affirmed (last Triple Crown winner in 1978) says she likes my chances as the successor to him. Says there are many similarities. Thank you for the compliments