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Wednesday, August 29, 2012


In today's society of lawsuits gone wild, I believe the casinos would be very hesitant to implement such an intervention unless the patrons would somehow agree to this (in writing) prior. It is a well-meaning intervention intended to save persons from themselves; however, I'm not sure how it would work.

I found the article interesting as I usually wouldn't or couldn't leave the slot machines until I was broke.

I began to think in a different light when Internet gambling reared its ugly head. Then I began to think about the affect Internet gambling would have on children between the age of 10 and 18 who play games on the computer on a daily basis.

How would the children cope with gambling addiction?

The children will not understand what was happening to them and they will not be able to cope with the problem. Youth gambling addiction on the Internet is going to be an epidemic sooner than you think.

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