Birds, Bees, and Horses

Birds, Bees, and Horses

Birds, Bees, and Horses

Previously published Slate articles made new.
April 21 1999 3:30 AM

Birds, Bees, and Horses

The horsey set is gearing up for the racing season, which begins with mint juleps at the Kentucky Derby next week. But the thoroughbred enterprise literally begins at the stud farm, which is truly home to more things than are dreamt of in Ralph Lauren's philosophy. Joel Achenbach reports.