Tag Archives: 60 Minutes
- Phil Hellmuth and Johnny Chan Video Poker Games; Phil Ivey to Appear on 60-Mins & Insane Sunday Grind for Pablo Gordillo
October 3, 2014
A trio of news stories featuring a few old bulls and one new bull as the Global Gaming Expo showcases Phil Hellmuth and Johnny Chan Texas Hold’em Video Poker machines, Phil Ivey gets ready to defend his reputation with an interview with James Brown on 60 Minutes Sports, and PokerStars...
- Spencer Bachus Deals from the Bottom of the Deck
November 15, 2011
You can’t trust anyone ‘Cause you’re untrustable How can you trust someone you know can’t trust you? - “Untrustable,” Built To Spill It’s hard to find an American politician who has been a more vocal opponent of online poker than Representative Spencer Bachus of Alabama. The 10-term congressman is the...
- Legendary sports bettor Billy Walters to appear on 60 Minutes
January 15, 2011
Pure poker companies like PokerStars and Full Tilt have been spending a small fortune lobbying the US federal government, trying to make the argument that their particular form of gambling is based more on skill than on chance. These companies offer up legal opinions bolstering this skill argument. As such,...
- US states doing their best to live up to 60 Minutes gambling hype
January 9, 2011
60 Minutes is having lots of fun circulating their teaser clip of Pennsylvania governor Ed Rendell’s eye-popping, vein-bulging defense of his efforts to expand his state’s gambling operations. The theme of the 60 Minutes piece apparently has to do with the increasing presence of and reliance upon gambling in US...
- 60 Minutes – The Big Gamble
January 7, 2011
This Sunday the CBS news magazine program “60 Minutes” will feature gambling prominently. Leslie Stahl will report on the proliferation of gambling in 38 American States. Reading the summaries of the show, it doesn’t look like it will show the American land based casinos in a positive light. The feature...
Pennsylvania regulator hands fines vs. three erring casinos
October 5, 2017
Unusual frequent lottery wins in Pennsylvania probed
September 26, 2017