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HiFructosePronSyrup Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Sep-17-07 05:00 PM
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26. Then lets move on to smoking, sex, and fun in general.
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  -OUTLAW all gaming and gambling in the United States? Is gambling corrupting politics? L. Coyote  Sep-17-07 09:42 AM   #0 
  - Yes.  mzteris   Sep-17-07 09:44 AM   #1 
  - Outlawing worked so well  hobbit709   Sep-17-07 09:49 AM   #3 
  - It may not "work" but you wont see mega millions pouring into politics and lobbying!!  L. Coyote   Sep-17-07 09:55 AM   #5 
     - No, you'll see mega-billions poured into new prisons to house gamblers!  TommyO   Sep-17-07 09:57 AM   #11 
     - Only if laws so require. Getting rid of casinos and lotteriescan happen w/o that.  L. Coyote   Sep-17-07 03:58 PM   #22 
     - The burden of the Gambling empire will get shifted down to the working class  bryant69   Sep-17-07 09:58 AM   #13 
     - You think there are no payoffs when it's illegal?  hobbit709   Sep-17-07 10:01 AM   #15 
  - Nothing inherently good about tobacco either.  HughBeaumont   Sep-17-07 09:55 AM   #4 
  - I would be more than happy to see tobacco and smoking outlawed in the world.  L. Coyote   Sep-17-07 09:56 AM   #8 
  - sex addiction  MonkeyFunk   Sep-17-07 09:56 AM   #9 
  - While you're at it, here are a few other things that you may want to ban  BushOut06   Sep-17-07 10:06 AM   #17 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Sep-17-07 10:17 AM   #21 
  - Then lets move on to smoking, sex, and fun in general.  Bornaginhooligan   Sep-17-07 05:00 PM   #26 
  - I happen to agree with you. I see it happen at Indian casinos all the time.  King Coal   Sep-17-07 05:02 PM   #27 
     - So you think gambling should be outlawed...  Bornaginhooligan   Sep-17-07 05:31 PM   #29 
        - Good point. I used to play a lot of craps. I saw many people  King Coal   Sep-18-07 08:01 AM   #31 
  - Feh! I love gambling, and most people do not have life-ruining experiences with it.  soothsayer   Sep-17-07 09:45 AM   #2 
  - No shit. Just because politicians and certain people who can't  acmavm   Sep-17-07 09:55 AM   #6 
  - It's the organized crime  supernova   Sep-17-07 09:58 AM   #12 
  - thanks  MonkeyFunk   Sep-17-07 09:55 AM   #7 
  - There's been no negative impact in Colorado  CanonRay   Sep-17-07 09:57 AM   #10 
  - I think gambling like any other vice is only corrupted by  Bitwit1234   Sep-17-07 09:59 AM   #14 
  - Don't blame gambling for corrupt politics, blame corrupt politicians.  porphyrian   Sep-17-07 10:03 AM   #16 
  - Your entire premise is flawed  BushOut06   Sep-17-07 10:10 AM   #18 
  - why don't we just outlaw life?  stillcool47   Sep-17-07 10:12 AM   #19 
  - Outlaw it, no. Tax and regulate it, yes.  DinahMoeHum   Sep-17-07 10:13 AM   #20 
  - logical flaw  Spike89   Sep-17-07 04:06 PM   #23 
  - So what else is there we can do for fun?  RavensChick   Sep-17-07 04:50 PM   #24 
  - Stop trying to restrict freedom.  Snarkturian Clone   Sep-17-07 04:59 PM   #25 
  - Yeah  DemocratSinceBirth   Sep-17-07 05:03 PM   #28 
  - Alabama politics were corrupt long before the first legal gambling permit.  nosmokes   Sep-17-07 05:58 PM   #30 
  - nope.  QuestionAll   Sep-18-07 08:45 AM   #32 
  - I'll give you 4:1 odds most people here won't agree...! (n/t)  Buns_of_Fire   Sep-18-07 09:16 AM   #33 

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