Is there really any reason to get bent over this?
Common sence would say that a green rider would typically be put on a seasoned horse. Just SO the rider isn't as likely to get hurt.
And seasoned riders usually are the ones to take on green horses. Which can be unruly and more likely to injure you.
It's not like anyone here is testifying before congress...
Let's keep it cool and have friendly discussions.
(hoping randomly placed smileys keep the peace)