Tag: Gambling

How Poker Can Tell Us If An Injured Person Will Blow Their Money

How Poker Can Tell Us If An Injured Person Will Blow Their Money

| May 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

Gambling takes a front burner in my life during Kentucky Derby week.

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Business Lessons From A Gambling Hideout

Business Lessons From A Gambling Hideout

| April 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

I learned about outsourcing and other business techniques in the 1970s, during my teenage years.

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Making The Illegal Legal

Making The Illegal Legal

| March 1, 2012 | 0 Comments

Even though I grew up in a community run by organized crime, the lines between what was legal and what was illegal were very clear.

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Marketing Lessons From The Street

Marketing Lessons From The Street

| February 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

I learned some wonderful marketing tips from mobsters.

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Remembering The Economic Other Side

Remembering The Economic Other Side

| December 22, 2011 | 0 Comments

My late father was a professional gambler. Toward the end of his life, he was an active volunteer at a soup kitchen in Cincinnati, which was run by the Sisters of Charity.

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French Lick has never looked better

French Lick has never looked better

| December 2, 2010 | 0 Comments

Forty-nine years ago we were married. We had the big white wedding with lots of bridesmaids and ushers and the “Trumpet Voluntary.” A champagne fountain was a new novelty. Mary Long and Frank Burke gave me private dancing lessons so I wouldn’t embarrass myself! And the band played on.

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