Damn! The thread in which I agree with Shawn and Boaz. Armageddon is near!
This goes back to 2006 when Congressman Goodlatte (R-VA) and Senator Frist (R-TN) teamed up to insert the internet gambling ban into the Ports Security Act. President Bush couldn't wait to sign it.
GOP sugar daddy, Sheldon Adelson, wanted this and he got it. Think about that the next time you patronize one of his casinos (Venetian & Palazzo) or the Sands Expo And Convention Center.