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Offline rangerrebew

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Pentagon chief raps poker scandal, demands ethical behavior
« on: November 17, 2013, 08:05:38 AM »
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Re: Pentagon chief raps poker scandal, demands ethical behavior
« Reply #1 on: December 20, 2013, 02:31:38 PM »
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Re: Pentagon chief raps poker scandal, demands ethical behavior
« Reply #2 on: December 20, 2013, 02:39:24 PM »
Gen. Carey deserved exactly what he got, should the report be accurate.

Poker and gambling in the culture, on the other hand ....

You show me a group of squaddies and I'll show you people who are so bored in barracks that they will bet on raindrops running down a window pane. Sit in and you'll see the only place people bet on chess matches. Double or nothing on darts games (darts may be swapped for knives at the judge's discretion). When your whole career is a gamble with the highest stakes possible, risking a bit of cash is not that bad.

Just - don't get caught. And definitely don't get caught cheating.
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