Politics

Barney Frank: A Giant of the Congress Says Gay Publication

"He is one of the giants of the Congress, a real legislator," says Thomas Mann, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution, referring to chairman of the House Committee on Financial Ser

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Aug/13/2008

Poker Players Comment on GOP Platform: Demand Protection of Individual Rights

Over 160 poker players from across the nation have posted comments urging the Republican Party to protect individuals' freedom to play poker online. Members of the Poker Players Alliance, the leading poker grassroots advocacy group of over one million members, believe any language in the Republican Platform restricting an individual's right to play poker online violates these principles of individual freedom and personal responsibility - long held tenets of the Republican Party.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/13/2008

Hillary Clinton Now With 8/1 Odds of Becoming VP: Evan Bayh Favorite

It's Evan Bayh who will be selected Vice Presidential running mate to Barack Obama, not Hillary Clinton.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/12/2008

Online Gambling Zealot Republican Jim Leach Endorses Obama

ABC News is reporting that Iowa former Republican Representative Jim Leach has endorsed Democratic US Presidential candidate Barack Obama.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/12/2008

Barack Obama Celeb Attack Ad Against John McCain

You knew it was coming: Barack Obama's camp on Monday put out an ad that paints Senator John McCain as the "real celebrity" and one who has been "around the block a little longer&quo

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/11/2008

Edwards Affair Likely to Draw Attention to John McCain Affair

It was 1979 when a still married John McCain met his now wife Cindy at a cocktail party. Over the next six months he pursued her, flying around the country to see her.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/09/2008

John Edwards Admits to Having an Affair But No Love Child

One time Democratic US Presidential candidate John Edwards admitted to ABC News on Friday that he did indeed have an affair with one Rielle Hunter (aka

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/08/2008

Obama the Antichrist? Christian Groups Outraged Over McCain Ad

A campaign ad released by Republican Presidential candidate John McCain depicts his opponent, Barack Obama, as "The One" - a quasi omnipotent figure similar in stature and importance to M

Submitted by Alejandro Botticelli on, Aug/08/2008

Paris Hilton Didn't Need Cue Cards in McCain Slam Ad

"LOS ANGELES - (Associated Press) - Paris Hilton didn't need cue cards for her presidential campaign ad.

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/06/2008

Photos of John Edwards Love Child Released

The National Enquirer claims to have photos of John Edwards love child.

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Aug/06/2008

McCain Wants Wife to be Nude Miss Buffalo Chip?

Okay, we'll admit it, Senator John McCain may be a little old, but he does have a hot wife. In fact, should he win, McCain's wife might be the hottest First Lady ever.

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Aug/05/2008

Obama Strong Lead in Polls May Improve Odds

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Aug/05/2008

Paris Hilton’s Mom Blasts Senator John McCain

Submitted by C Costigan on, Aug/03/2008

McCain Obama Moses Ad: Thou Shalt Not be Juvenile

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Aug/01/2008

McCain Ad Compares Obama to Britney Spears, Paris Hilton

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Jul/30/2008

Odds-on Veep picks, literally

For all the opinions about who should be running mates for Sens. John McCain and Barack Obama, there's one group that puts its money where its mouth is - offshore bettors.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/30/2008

The Ron Paul Resurgence: Major Convention Upcoming

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/28/2008

John Edwards Rielle Hunter Relationship Still Hot Say Tabloids

Submitted by Carrie Stroup on, Jul/25/2008

Bob Barr Runningmate Did Not Say “Nuke Iranian Cockroaches”

"America should just let Israel alone, defend itself, and go nuke the heck out of those Iranian cockroaches. Blow ‘em all up... just nuke the place for a thousand years."

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/25/2008

Senator Dodd Campaign Fundraising Fueled by Online Poker

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/24/2008

Ron Paul Plane Makes Emergency Landing

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/23/2008

Professor Accuses Spencer Bachus of Using "Scare Tactics"

Says Spencer Bachus incorrectly cited the university's research on gambling addiction in arguing for the continued prohibition on online gambling.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/21/2008

Barney Frank Vows to Fight on: Says Internet Gambling Bill Will Move Forward

WASHINGTON - Despite a stunning setback in his effort to roll back a ban on Internet gambling, Rep. Barney Frank, D-Mass., says the issue is not going away.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/14/2008

Barney Frank "Cult Hero" for Online Gambling

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/13/2008

Obama Clinton Raise Vice President Speculation

There is further speculation that Hillary Clinton may have risen to the top of Democratic US Presidential nominee Barack Obama's short list of running mates. The BetUS.com website had Hillary Clinton an easy 3/1 favorite (listed as +300) over other names that were being thrown about two weeks ago.

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/10/2008

John McCain Doesn't Care About Internet Gambling

In an interview with Erin Neff of the Las Vegas Review Journal Republican Presidential candidate, John McCain, made it clear that an all out ban on Internet gambling is a very low priority for his fut
Submitted by Payton on, Jul/04/2008

Breaking News

As Bitcoin World Wobbles, Mining Rig Company Plans $2 billion IPO

As Bitcoin World Wobbles, Mining Rig Company Plans $2 billion IPO

Bitcoins are worth less than half of what they were in December. Mining them is 60 percent less profitable than it was in 2017. Even retailers of hobbyist mining rigs say they are seeing fewer customers.

Save the Date for the Inaugural European Gaming Congress in Ljubljana

Save the Date for the Inaugural European Gaming Congress in Ljubljana

The team at European Gaming Media and Events is honored to announce their latest event in their portfolio of boutique gaming events.

NJ Wins Sports Betting Battle in Supreme Court But Won't Be Offering It Any Time Soon

NJ Wins Sports Betting Battle in Supreme Court But Won't Be Offering It Any Time Soon

The U.S. Supreme Court found in favor of New Jersey last week.  The Garden State had finally won its long battle waged against all the big sports leagues to prohibit it from allowing legalized sports wagering.  But now that NJ is free to go ahead and offer the activity, they've decided to slam on the brakes.