Posts Tagged ‘JOHN SCHEINMAN’

With New York Out of OTB, Shouldn’t D.C. Get In?

For the about-to-be-outdated print edition of the Washington City Paper, I wrote about the introduction of Race2Riches, a new D.C. Lottery game that features animated horse races.
But, while it's now legal to bet on cartoon horses in the District of Columbia, it's still against the law to wager on real ponies.
And it has been illegal [...]

Cheap Seats Daily: Swooning for Ted Leonsis, DeAngelo Hall; Free Preakness Tout Service!

A day after the crushingest defeat of his Capitals ownership, Ted Leonsis went on "The Sports Reporters" on WTEM-980.
He was awesome.
Hosts Steve Czaban and Andy Pollin brought up the rumored but unspecified injuries to Alex Ovechkin and Mike Green, giving Leonsis an opportunity to blame his team's ouster from the Stanley Cup playoffs on mitigating [...]

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