Former Derby Announcer Tom Durkin Discusses Battle With Performance Anxiety

Performance Anxiety: Interesting piece from the NYT on why Tom Durkin decided to quit calling the Kentucky Derby. “It’s like you’re getting hit on the head with a hammer, and you do everything you can to make it better — you take aspirin and put a bandage on it, but eventually you got to take your head out from beneath the hammer. Life is too short and precious.” [NYT]

Because you want to see it first!

Like and follow The Big Lead today!