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Gambling Cartoon/Joke - Signs You Have Gambling Fever

Gambling Cartoon/Joke - Signs You Have Gambling Fever | gambling | Scoop.it
Clean, funny Gambling Cartoon/Joke -- SIGNS YOU HAVE GAMBLING FEVER
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Random Facts: Learn how much Americans spend on gambling | All Time Numbers Videos - Yahoo Screen

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Random Facts: Learn how much Americans spend on gambling

How much do Americans spend gambling each year? How many stars are there in the Milky Way? There's only one place to find out.
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How much do Americans spend gambling each year?

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GAMBLING FACTS & STATS | Easy Money | FRONTLINE | PBS

GAMBLING FACTS & STATS | Easy Money | FRONTLINE | PBS | gambling | Scoop.it
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Gambling facts. It is instersting that:

*Gambling has become a $40 billion dollar a year industry in the United States.

*From 1974 to 1994--20 years--the amount of money Americans legally wagered has risen 2,800 percent, from $17 billion to $482 billion.

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Exam Paper - Lotto Instant Kiwi Commercial - YouTube

The New Zealand Lotteries Commission (NZ Lotteries) a variety of scratchcards known as Instant Kiwi. Powerball and Lotto Strike are optional extras with ever...
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A good adverting for lotto.

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Chicago dad wins lottery three times in three weeks for total of $276000 - New York Daily News

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New York Daily News Chicago dad wins lottery three times in three weeks for total of $276000 New York Daily News Illinois Lottery Christopher Kaelin, a 31-year-old "occasional lottery player," won a total of $276,000 from the same lotto game over a...
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Chicago dad wins lottery three times in three weeks for total of $276,000.

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Proposed 'exclusion list' prompts video gambling questions - ABC7Chicago.com

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Proposed 'exclusion list' prompts video gambling questions
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... video gambling industry is prompting.
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 A proposed "exclusion list" designed to keep criminals away from the video gambling industry is prompting questions from those who want more protections to help problem gamblers.

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Cops on the alert for cyber gambling rackets - The Star Online

Cops on the alert for cyber gambling rackets The Star Online Federal Secret Societies, Gambling and Vice Division (D7) principal assistant director Senior Asst Comm Roslee Chik said during the last World Cup four years ago, the total bets amounted...
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The section describes the cyber gambling rackets.

In 2010, police arrested 227 people, including syndicate members and people who placed bets.

 
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Gambling and Gender Differences

When it comes to gambling, men and women treat it differently. The primary difference is that men treat it as a competitive activity, whereas women see it as leisure. Men look at casinos objectively; while women, subjectively.
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This text describes the gambling and gender differences. If men looked gambling as a sport like football, women took it like a social activity like a party.

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Casino: Gambling Addiction Can Destroy Your Life As You Know It

Gambling Addiction Can Destroy Your Life As You Know It http://t.co/R1VKYSux...

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This is a report that describes the effects og gambling addiction on people. Even though this is a behavioral addiction, it still creates chemical reactions in the brains of those who are actively gambling. The adrenaline rush of gambling is very similar or even more powerful than that of a drug.

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Normal woman wins $250K on lottery ticket - Bloomington Pantagraph

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Normal woman wins $250K on lottery ticket
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NORMAL — When she was young, Gayle Collins of Normal loved to play Monopoly, but it never quite paid off the way it did last month.
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My Gambling Slide | Get Gambling Facts

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My name is Jack. I'm a 38-year-old married man living happily with my wife and two kids, age 11 and 13. Other than the occasional lottery ticket and 50/50
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A personal story about gambling.

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The facts | Problem Gambling

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Young people (18-24 year olds) spend more on poker machines than any other age group. Many adult problem gamblers report having developed gambling problems during their teenage years

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I only missed winning the lottery by six numbers.

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Free, Funny, Custom Somewhat Topical Ecard: I only missed winning the lottery by six numbers.
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» EuroMillions : Lottery » Adoholik: Creative | Funny Print, Outdoor, Guerilla, Viral, TVC Ads | Advertisements | Commercials from India & World

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 Not sure how many will buy this lottery after seeing this ad.

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Scientists identify part of brain linked to gambling addiction | University of Cambridge

Scientists identify part of brain linked to gambling addiction | University of Cambridge | gambling | Scoop.it
The research, led by Dr Luke Clark from the University of Cambridge, was published on April 7 2014 in the journal PNAS.
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This article describes about new research reveals that brain damage affecting the insula – an area with a key role in emotions – disrupts errors of thinking linked to gambling addiction.

During gambling games, people often misperceive their chances of winning due to a number of errors of thinking called cognitive distortions. 

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Lure of gambling is strong among elderly for many reasons - Eagle-Tribune

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Lure of gambling is strong among elderly for many reasons
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None of these seniors are financially well off and I am concerned they can't afford to participate in these activities.
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The section includes question and answer - gambling among elderly.

The percent of problem gamblers in the entire population is actually quite low for the age group of adults over the age 65

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Myths and Facts · Get info · BigDeal

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This section describes myths and facts about gambling.  It isn't true that knowing a game well increases your chances of winning.


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Winning: Life after the Lottery - YouTube

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This video describes the life after winning the Lottery. One woman picked numbers that related to the Bible and won $10 million dollar.

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Bank worker jailed for stealing £127000 to fund gambling addiction - Birmingham Mail

Bank worker jailed for stealing £127000 to fund gambling addiction - Birmingham Mail | gambling | Scoop.it
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Bank worker jailed for stealing £127000 to fund gambling addiction
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A former Barclays Bank official has been jailed for stealing £127,000 from accounts to meet payday loans she took out to feed a gambling addiction.

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This is a example of bank worker that steal money in order to fund gambling addiction. She was jailed for two years.

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