Tuesday, November 30, 2004

Critics: Kids get wrong message on poker

Yeah, like never try to buy an inside straight.

"It's fun. It's exciting. It's glamorized on TV and in the media in a way that other addictions are not," says Keith Whyte, executive director of the National Council on Problem Gambling. "There's the impression that through skill you can beat the odds. But randomness is always going to have a bigger factor in determining the outcome than your skill.
There are some people that just want to ruin it for the rest of us.

Read more at CNN.com


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