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Response to Newsjock (Original post)

Tue Aug 21, 2012, 10:55 PM

4. About frigging time someone figured that out.

This was never about gambling anyway. It was the U.S. government not being able to tax the winnings of players because they couldn't access the corporations that were running them (almost all of them offshore). Fortunately, being Canadian, the ban hasn't been much of an issue for me except less players online. Pokerstars hasn't really suffered. They still have around 90,000 players playing at anytime. What I find interesting is I've played against people from places like Iran, Vietnam and even Cuba, but the U.S. bars people from spending their own money how they see fit? Doesn't sound like the land of the free to me.

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