[LMB] OT: Thought for the day.

A. Marina Fournier saffronrose at me.com
Wed Sep 7 01:45:27 BST 2011


On Sep 6, 2011, at 2:01 PM, Howard Brazee wrote:
> I'm someone who likes games - but not gambling.    So I dislike the fact that the gambling industry now calls their industry "gaming", which is a way to avoid the bad connotations of gambling.

I don't grok gambling at all--the part of my brain that might handle that sort of thing is missing. Don't understand the lure, don't get it ATall, hated the "Casino Night" parties I was supposed to go to, because it was one big bore.

A. Marina Fournier
SaffronRose at me.com
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