Internet Gambling

If you’ve read this blog for any length of time, you know I play poker on my computer. You also know I consider poker a game of skill… though I could hardly prove that over the past few months of online play.

I’ve never been sure if it was legal or illegal. If you’ve ever watched poker on TV and seen ads for places like or, when the real gambling is going at at the corresponding dot com, you know there are others not quite sure of the legality.

Now Congress wants to make it perfectly clear. From the NY Times:

With bipartisan support and Jack Abramoff