Tag Archives: hr2267
- 3 Barrels: Full Tilt Funeral Date; 1,500 Sad Souls; REG SCOOP Pledge
May 10, 2016
3-Barrels of pure value including the time of Full Tilt's funeral, 1,500 former American-based Full Tilt players have their petitions denied, and Raising For Effective Giving (REG) look to the Spring Championship of Online Poker (SCOOP) to change some lives. James Altucher was talking about minimalism. He wrote a blog...
- Liv Boeree Appearing at The Oxford Union; Women in Poker Hall of Fame Hand a Vote to the Public; Cate Hall Rises to #1 on the Global Poker Index
Liv Boeree is scheduled to talk at the Oxford Union; the Women in Poker Hall of Fame open voting up to the members of the public for the first time, and Cate Hall sits on top the Global Poker League Female Rankings. The Women in Poker Hall of Fame (WiPHOF)...
- US midterm results mean gridlock on most issues but doom for online gambling
November 5, 2010
In the wake of Tuesday’s overwhelming Republican triumph in the midterm elections, many pundits are remarking how odd it is that it was just two years ago that Obama was on the positive side of such a tsunami. Actually, when viewed in historical terms, the outcome was entirely predictable, in...
- Poker Players Alliance wants help in shaming Commerce Casino
August 27, 2010
You knew this was coming… After Commerce Casino execs took a stand against Barney Frank’s HR2267 legislation and in favor of a California-only alternative, the Poker Players Alliance has poison-penned an open letter to the Commerce crowd, and it wants poker players across the nation to add their signatures. Seems...
- Anti-gambling editorial takes the biscuit
August 18, 2010
"You are not entitled to your opinion. You are entitled to your informed opinion. No one is entitled to be ignorant." — Harlan Ellison "Everyone is entitled to his own opinion, but not to his own facts." — Daniel Patrick Moynihan “No, you're lying! You're lying! What makes you lie?”...
- Anti-gambling Republicans betray America when they betray their core principles
August 14, 2010
If a US Republican politician’s lips are moving, chances are he or she is talking about getting the government off your back, leaving the markets alone to take care of themselves, or ceaselessly celebrating freedom, liberty and a dozen other buzzwords related to the cherished American ideal of rugged individualism....
World’s biggest testicles, world’s smallest minds
November 11, 2010
Sheldon Adelson’s Long-Shots
January 17, 2012
Frank Fahrenkopf Talks about Updates on US iGaming and Legislation
October 24, 2012