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"Man gambles away $2,600 for a Xbox"

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User Info: StucklnMyPants

StucklnMyPants
3 years ago#21
The point isn't that he could have bought a 360 for so much cheaper, the problem lies with the person compulsively gambling away over $2000 when the potential return is, at most, a couple hundred dollars. What's more interesting is why he felt the need to do that, or who was he trying to prove himself to, or how often does he gamble and does he spend a lot of money doing it? Gambling is very addictive, and really these type of stories (but not necessarily these circumstances) are somewhat common.

User Info: Winternova

Winternova
3 years ago#22
It's not really gambling. Gambling implies that winning is based on chance. What this guy played was a rigged game of skill. No randomness involved.
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User Info: fiasco86

fiasco86
3 years ago#23
Going home for $2300 more was the biggest fail of this story. What a moron.
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User Info: epicgloryman

epicgloryman
3 years ago#24
to think this milk brain can sue somebody for being a dummy

his kid is doomed to be on the state and taxpayers dime his whole life .ether prison or welfare
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User Info: Foppe

Foppe
3 years ago#25
Latest news, terrorists stole $2,600 from American father, only at Fox News.
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User Info: moondog84

moondog84
3 years ago#26
I want a bananna with dreads! It'll be better than that head of cabbage with hair on it that grandma sent to me.
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User Info: Zanaki

Zanaki
3 years ago#27
Foppe posted...
Latest news, terrorists stole $2,600 from American father, only at Fox News.



I lol'd.
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User Info: Kazuya_80

Kazuya_80
3 years ago#28
He probably thought it wouldnt cost more than the system cost to win it, even if he only got it $40 cheaper, but that logic turned into something else...

User Info: nothingbeast

nothingbeast
3 years ago#29
moondog84 posted...
I want a bananna with dreads! It'll be better than that head of cabbage with hair on it that grandma sent to me.


Many of miles i've traveled. A thousand miles or so.

I never saw a head of cabbage with hair upon it before.
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User Info: 2NIKNIM

2NIKNIM
3 years ago#30
"went home to get $2,300 more and soon lost all of that as well."

Just to clarify, he went HOME for his life savings and not to the BANK? Hahah!
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