I’ll Have Another and Lava Man: Tweeting the Triple Crown
I’ll Have Another has amassed more than 5,000 followers on Twitter under the name @Ill_HaveAnother. His first message was to say Lava Man (@IAmLavaMan) told him it was time to get an account. The two accounts frequently interact and speak affectionately of the other and their work together, reports the Rail blog of the New York Times.
“Yes we are the equine equivalent of Rocky and Pauly,” Lava Man wrote recently. “Now that theme song is running in my head.”
I’ll Have Another’s Twitter presence and success on the racetrack are making him a star beyond the sport. He’s made the David Lettermon monologue on Monday and was part of a joke Joe Biden told on Tuesday. He’s received tweets from Jim Rome and Joan Rivers. In response to the latter, I’ll Have Another tweeted “You know you’ve made it when @Joan_Rivers is tweeting about you. #mademyday.”
Followers of I’ll Have Another and Lava Man have watched the duo list the things they want to do while visiting New York City. The number one item on their list: win the Belmont stakes.