Gambler Blows $127 Million

SAN FRANCISCO (Dec. 8) — Terrance Watanabe sometimes got so high on painkillers and alcohol in Las Vegas that he walked into doors and passed out at the gaming tables.

The Omaha philanthropist consumed more than two bottles of expensive vodka daily and gambled for days at a time without sleeping. In a single year, he lost $127 million at two casinos owned by Harrah’s Entertainment. Nearly $1 billion in wagers passed through his hands.

Gambler Blows $127 Million; Should Casino Share Blame? – Sphere News

There’s evil at work here; pure evil.  And I do not mean that in a metaphysical sense.

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Birder, cat-lover, pilot, poet. Former lounge lizard, pauper, pagan, lifeguard, chauffeur,cop and martial artist, turned pacifist addiction writer. Tries to be a good husband, father and brother, and makes a decent friend. Likes to take pictures. Stumbling down the Middle Path, one day at a time.

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