Tag Archives: New York Times
- Daily fantasy sports fans disappointed by statements on insider trading allegations
October 5, 2015
UPDATE: Late on Monday, the New York Times reported that both DraftKings and FanDuel had temporarily banned their employees from playing on rival DFS sites. Daily fantasy sports (DFS) fans are less than impressed with statements by DraftKings and FanDuel regarding allegations that company employees are using insider data to...
- Red Wire: New York Times Calls For Legalization, Prince Of Pot Released
August 5, 2014
In a Red Wire column from January of this year, I wrote that “bills like the Ending Federal Prohibition of Marijuana Act, sponsored by Colorado congressman Jared Polis, will someday have a real chance of passing. And someday, like the ninja-sneaky legalization measures in Colorado and Washington, is likely to...
- For Poker in the Mainstream Media, It Always Feels Like The First Time
October 14, 2011
“Suppose you were an idiot. And suppose you were a member of Congress. But I repeat myself.” - Mark Twain Earlier this week, the New York Times ran an article under the headline “Poker Inc. To Uncle Sam: Shut Up And Deal”. On the surface it’s an exploration of Full...
- Online Gambling garnering mainstream buzz
October 5, 2010
In years past, the only online gambling news you could get would be from an online gambling site. Inexplicably, mainstream media outlets seemingly willfully turned a blatant blind eye to a form of entertainment that was and continues to be one of the most popular forms of entertainment in not...
- Online gambling at a federal level another 20 years away
October 4, 2010
Online gambling in the United States of America has been the hot topic on everyone’s lips for some time now, and the issue doesn’t appear to going anywhere anytime soon. The legislation which, when it happens, is likely to see online poker rolled out in certain jurisdictions, isn’t likely to...
Sheldon Adelson’s Money Gets Anti Gambling Bill to Congress
March 27, 2014
Investing the Hard Way: Analyzing Online Gambling Stocks
February 20, 2012