Time Magazine namecheck Elizabeth Taylor in their Grand National deaths article

Internationally renowned Time Magazine’s opening paragraph on their Grand National story:
“In the wake of Elizabeth Taylor’s death, many remember her starring role in National Velvet. A young teenager riding to victory in the Grand National Steeplechase provided a fairytale ending for viewers all over the world. But how accurate was that depiction?Any sports competition lends itself to fairytale endings, but as Saturday’s Grand National indicated, the race doles out dangers as well as trophies” 

Full article here

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Posted on April 13, 2011, in 2011 post-Grand National debate and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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