BLOSSOMS! Said a rosebud:
“Although it’s illegal, Internet betting is booming across the USA. March
Madness seems to be a good way to interpret the betting frenzy going on.
“According to a
source, as much as $2 million was wagered on websites for each day of the
tournament. Sports betting and certain other forms of casino games have found a
friend in the web. Players also enjoy poker and roulette.
“Although Nevada is
the only state that allows sports betting, a bettor must do so with either a
phone account or in-person visits. And, to place a bet via a phone account, the
person must be in the state.
“Profits from online
gambling are expected to top $4 billion this year. It will more than double that
amount in three years my sources tell me.