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God, this has to be bloggified cause nobody on OT seems to care.

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"LONDON--PokerStars, the world's second-biggest Internet poker firm, said on Thursday that a looming U.S. ban on online gaming would not apply to poker, as it is a game of skill, and its business would continue as usual.


The gambling industry was left reeling this month after the U.S. Congress unexpectedly approved a bill that would make it illegal for companies to accept Internet wagers or for banks to process payments to online gaming companies."
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For those of you not up to date on current events, here's the initial bill:
No internet gambling, says congress

"The House of Representatives and Senate approved the measure and sent it to President George W. Bush to sign into law.

The bill, a compromise between earlier versions passed by the two chambers, would make it illegal for banks and credit card companies to make payments to online gambling sites."

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Pokerstars, you guys are awesome. This bill is ludicrous. Give 'em hell.

What about the people that don't live in Vegas or Atlantic City? You selfish SOBs in congress...