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Articles about gambling

Health
by godfather25
10 years ago
I have a gambling addiction

Have you asked yourself the question "do I have a gambling addiction"?A gambling addiction can change lives, jobs, finances, and relationships when dealing with a compulsive gambling addiction. When one becomes a compulsive gambler, they can't resist the urge to bet. Gambling consumes one's entire lifestyle. One who develops...

Entertainment
by Emily
11 years ago
Online Gambling: The Multi-Billion Dollar Addiction

Online Gambling: The Multi-Billion Dollar Addiction Online gambling addiction has been on the rise for over ten years now. However, internet gambling addiction is only a part of a growing nationwide problem. Gambling addiction occurs in many forms. It is estimated by the National Council on...

Lifestyle
by Sullysee
10 years ago
Compulsive Gambling Addictions

Compulsive gambling addiction is a strong irresistable urge to gamble. The compulsiveness leads to severe personal and social consequences. Financial ruin,...

Health
by pepper0617
10 years ago
Emotional Pain of a Gambling Addiction

It all starts out so innocent, but living with someone with a gambling problem becomes a financial strain. They become irresponsible not caring about relationships, or work. Nothing matters as long as their able to gamble even to the point of stealing to settle gambling debts. There is addiction help, but...

Lifestyle
by saruman
8 years ago
Entertainment
by Emily
11 years ago
Underage Teens and Online Gambling: The New Generation of Addiction

Online Gambling is on the rise among young children and teens. Gambling is becoming the new generation of addiction. According to the state Department of Human Services, one in every 25 teens already has a gambling problem. Additionally, one in every ten teens is at risk for developing a...

Entertainment
by Glunn11
10 years ago
Does a gambling system work?

Introduction
Before placing your next wager, either in the form of an online bet or a real casino bet, it's important to understand that the house has an advantage in virtually all games. If casinos weren't guaranteed a profit by the odds, they would certainly not still be in business...

Entertainment
by Glunn11
10 years ago
Prevent Gambling Addiction: Understand Gambler's Fallacy

It's quite a common, but sad, tale to hear: one of gambling addiction. Many people cannot ever enter a casino for the purpose of entertainment alone, and feel a compulsive need to win. Oftentimes, the basis for this gambling addiction lies within what is known as gambler's fallacy.

What is...

Entertainment
by G.R. Williamson
6 years ago
Blood Aces A Book Review

Doug J. Swanson's book, Blood Aces, is a true-crime masterpiece. telling the Benny Binion story in a thoroughly researched book that traces his early days in North Texas to becoming the czar of casino racketeers. It is a story of murder, macabre mayhem, and massive corruption of public officials - told with just the right touch of gallows humor.

Sports
by Evan Powers
8 years ago
A Short Biography of Baseball's Pete Rose

Pete Rose was one of the greatest baseball players of all time, but his personal problems led to him being banned from baseball and denied entry into the Baseball Hall of Fame. Should the Pete Rose scandal be forgiven and forgotten?

Business & Money
by Dr_E
7 years ago
What Drives the Las Vegas Economy?

The Las Vegas economy is very unique. There are 3 primary factors that drive the economy in Las Vegas. Although Las Vegas is getting many more traditional jobs in industries such as manufacturing and web retail, the bulk of the economy is still heavily reliant in the following 3...

Entertainment
by egmartinez
11 years ago
How to Minimize Your Losses at a Casino - Gambling Tips

How to Minimize Your Losses at a Casino

Whether you are a high roller or a penny slots fanatic, you probably don't want to go home with empty pockets. No matter how much you spend, there are several ways to avoid going broke whether you are...

Entertainment
by EV38
9 years ago
Skill Gaming - Have Fun Playing and Winning Free Online Games

Skill gaming is a fun way to pass your free time. You find a website which hosts these games and the object is to beat your opponent(s) in either head to head competitions, tournaments or elimination round events where the two finalists face to win the championship. Skill gaming...

Entertainment
by KingKong
8 years ago
Are Online Casinos a Scam?

Casinos allow gamblers to play and wager of many types of games. Online casinos allow gamblers to do so through the Internet, without visiting a brick and mortar casino. This offers significant advantages and convenience, but is also risky. Leaving alone the morality of gambling or whether gambling per se is a vice or not, are the advantages of online casinos worth the risks?

Business & Money
by hopkism
8 years ago
Sin Stocks - Do they Really Make Money and are They Appropriate to Invest?

Sin stocks have long been considered a staple of most traditional investors portfolios. The theory is that whether the economy is good or bad, sin stocks will remain lucrative because people engage in their products or services regardless of what is going on in the world. This does hold true but are they really that lucrative enough to forgo other more socially responsible stocks?

Entertainment
by Piruli
10 years ago
Gambling In The Caribbean

The Caribbean is not only attractive to tourists who love sun, sea and beautiful beaches, but the area is also very attractive to gamblers. So, if you want to add high-stakes excitement to your tropical travel, then you should book a ticket to one of the islands in the...

Travel & Places
by Ernie
10 years ago
Hoover Dam Las Vegas Tours

Hoover Dam Las Vegas Tours are a popular way to spend a day when you are in Las Vegas. Oftentimes people fly into Las Vegas and in order to save money; they do not rent a car. If you are on a budget vacation to Las Vegas you should...

Lifestyle
by AJWalton
10 years ago
Detroit Nightclubs - The Best Dance Clubs In Detroit

Detroit's nightlife is synonymous with music. It devours rich music and with its rich history ranging from jazz to garage rock, it has a great musical influence dating back to so many generations before. These night clubs in Detroit attract artists and musicians...

Technology
by DebW07
9 years ago
Texting and Social Networks Abbreviations: Part 5 (X - Z, Symbols, Numbers, and Online Gambling)

Are you confortable texting or communicating on social networks?  Do you understand the lingo? If you are new to this type of corresponding, you may not be up to date on all the abbreviations. People have become extremely creative in forming their messages with the least amount of words...

Travel & Places
by Dr_E
7 years ago
Why Some People Hate Las Vegas After They Move There

Moving to Las Vegas is something a lot of people have wanted to do over the years. Some of the people that have wanted to move to Las Vegas actually end up moving to Las Vegas. Many of these people excel in life down there and love it. Other...

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