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Marriage and Gambling

Many young adults today seem to see marriage as being like a Steve Wynn casino. Too risky, too expensive, “meant for other kinds of people.” Why else would so many folks stand out on the fringes, just “living together” rather than joining forces in wedlock? Why else would so many fathers be absent from the […]

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Horse Racing and Gambling Require Strength and the Ability to Endure

I was recently at a race track and saw a man I know, who is a pretty good handicapper most of the time, go on tilt. That is a term poker players use to describe the vulnerable and sometimes volatile condition a person might experience after having a bad beat. In this man’s case, his […]

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Women and Gambling Basics

Existence of women gamblers is not as historic as that of men gamblers yet their involvement in today’s gambling world is very significant. Origin of gambling by women dates back to some near past but after stepping once into this arena they have displayed immense aptitude towards gambling. Following the legalization of gambling industry there […]

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Negative Effects Of Casinos And Gambling

Previously, the term ‘casino’ used to refer to a country house or an Italian style villa. However, it was in the early years of the 19 th century that the term came to be designated in its present meaning with several separate buildings dedicated to the purpose of entertainment activities including gambling as a fun […]