Sign in or signup

7,233 active users!!Bandwidth
WEDNESDAY
OCT 18, 2017
Home
NewsSITE
Events & Blogs
New Audio & Video
BroadcastersNew Stuff!
Local & Church Finder
Webcast LIVE NOW!
Sermons by Bible
Sermons by Topic
Sermons by Speaker
Sermons by Date
Staff Picks
CommentsALL -4 min
Top Sermons
VideosPDFs
Daily Log
PhotosNew Stuff!
Stores
Online Bible
Hymnal
Daily Reading
About | 3-Mo Free!
Submit Sermon
Members Only

Breaking News Home | All | Religion | Society | Tech | Choice | Fridays | SA Newsroom
FRONT PAGE  |  10/18/2017
TUESDAY, DEC 24, 2013  |  25 comments
The next Detroit? Atlantic City and Las Vegas facing catastrophic collapse

With the closure of the recent Atlantic Club Casino Hotel, rumors of the bankrupt Revel being sold to Hard Rock, more than half of the mortgages in Las Vegas under water, casinos opening up all around the country and online gambling legislation underway in various states, it seems as if the reasons for the very existence of Atlantic City and Las Vegas are in serious jeopardy.

CLICK HERE to Read Entire Article
www.myfoxny.com

   03/14/15  |  Another One Bites the Dust • 3 comments
   03/11/15  |  God Doesn't Want Matt Chandler to be Your Pastor • 21 comments
   01/08/14  |  Christian Post: Warning, this article may offend many Christians • 93 comments
   01/01/14  |  Michelle Obama praises lesbian TV anchor • 18 comments
   12/29/13  |  U.S. Slams 'Conservative Gender Norms' • 377 comments
MORE RELATED ( ) NEWS | MORE..
   10/14/17  |  Trump administration officially defines life as beginning at... • 39 comments
   10/14/17  |  Trump: 'In America, we don't worship government, we worship God' • 12 comments
   10/13/17  |  SermonAudio Tip: Amazon Echo .. Alexa, Play SermonAudio! • 3 comments
   10/11/17  |  SermonAudio Tip: Live Video Webcasting with Wide Platform...
   10/10/17  |  Apple's head of design says some people 'misuse' iPhones • 6 comments
OTHER CHOICE NEWS | MORE..
   10/13/17  |  Feedback Friday for 10-13-17 • 1 comments
   10/13/17  |  SermonAudio Tip: Amazon Echo .. Alexa, Play SermonAudio! • 3 comments
   10/11/17  |  SermonAudio Tip: Live Video Webcasting with Wide Platform...
   10/06/17  |  Feedback Friday for 10-06-17
   10/05/17  |  SermonAudio Tip: Christmas Book Outreach Project • 27 comments
MORE SPECIAL | MORE..
   10/18/17  |  Study: Young Bible readers more likely to be faithful adults • 3 comments
   10/18/17  |  TV is Coarsening America's Kids • 6 comments
   10/18/17  |  Abortionist Caught with Aborted Baby Parts in His Car Pleads ‘No... • 2 comments
   10/18/17  |  California Becomes First State to Recognize ‘Non-Binary’ Gender • 5 comments
   10/18/17  |  Has the New Museum of the Bible Left Jesus Out? • 3 comments
OTHER RECENT NEWS | MORE..
COMMENTS | show all | add new  
    Sorting Order:  
· Page 1 ·  Found: 25 user comment(s)
News Item12/26/13 8:40 AM
John Yurich USA | USA  Find all comments by John Yurich USA
Christopher000 wrote:
Whats a 10-key, the numeric key pad?
Yes the numeric key pad but it is called in office terminology 10-key.
25

News Item12/26/13 8:28 AM
Christopher000 | Rhode Island  Find all comments by Christopher000
Whats a 10-key, the numeric key pad?
24

News Item12/26/13 7:37 AM
John Yurich USA | USA  Find all comments by John Yurich USA
Christopher000 wrote:
The buffet prices have gone up, but man, oh, man...nothing like a buffet in Vegas, provided you stick to the better casinos downtown and on the strip. Headhunters from Caesars called me once for an interview. I was pretty much in due to just the call, but...I had to take the typing test and pass at 40wpm. Ok, no problem, but...I wasn't looking, hit the caps key by mistake and typed everything in caps. Believe it or not, this cost me the desk position because they were ridiculously strict and didn't re-test anyone. There was a bit of a scene because Caesars was the place to be and I lost it.
Anyway, I don't know if gambling is a sin or not, but Vegas is so much more...world class shows, restaurants, tours, outdoor lounging, etc.
I have a typing speed of 50wpm on the main keyboard and around 7000kph on the 10-key.
23

News Item12/26/13 7:19 AM
Christopher000 | Rhode Island  Find all comments by Christopher000
Hi Frank, while I have been asked to go back many times since, I had my fill.
The buffet prices have gone up, but man, oh, man...nothing like a buffet in Vegas, provided you stick to the better casinos downtown and on the strip. Headhunters from Caesars called me once for an interview. I was pretty much in due to just the call, but...I had to take the typing test and pass at 40wpm. Ok, no problem, but...I wasn't looking, hit the caps key by mistake and typed everything in caps. Believe it or not, this cost me the desk position because they were ridiculously strict and didn't re-test anyone. There was a bit of a scene because Caesars was the place to be and I lost it.
Anyway, I don't know if gambling is a sin or not, but Vegas is so much more...world class shows, restaurants, tours, outdoor lounging, etc.
22

News Item12/25/13 1:44 PM
from Proverbs  Find all comments by from Proverbs
28:22
He that hasteth to be rich hath an evil eye, and considereth not that poverty shall come upon him
21

News Item12/25/13 1:38 PM
Hun Sim  Find all comments by Hun Sim
GsTexas wrote:
Isn't gambling a sin?
Yes it is.
20

News Item12/25/13 1:30 PM
GsTexas | Texas  Find all comments by GsTexas
Isn't gambling a sin?
19

News Item12/25/13 11:37 AM
Frank  Contact via emailFind all comments by Frank
Christopher000 wrote:
Oh yes, back then, world class buffets were only $1.99-3.99. Steak, lobster, anything and everything for next to nothing. To this day I don't gamble...too addicting and I see around me (at the casinos) how it destroys people.
My wife and I have talked about going to Vegas several times, but have not visited yet. I remember trying to play a slot machine in St. Louis years ago; they had a gambling ship and I couldn't figure out how it worked. Let's just say I am mechanically challenged. But, the food does sound inviting, even if those prices you quoted have doubled.

Now that I have my new bionic hip, maybe I will consider going again. I will be seeking advice from you if I do that so be prepared.

18

News Item12/25/13 8:55 AM
John Yurich USA | USA  Find all comments by John Yurich USA
Christopher000 wrote:
Oh yes, back then, world class buffets were only $1.99-3.99. Steak, lobster, anything and everything for next to nothing. To this day I don't gamble...too addicting and I see around me (at the casinos) how it destroys people.
I only go to casinos for the buffet. I think it is stupid to put more than 5 dollars in the machine and not take the 5 dollars when it is won back. I am cheap and that is why I don't like to gamble that often.
17

News Item12/25/13 7:54 AM
Christopher000 | Rhode Island  Find all comments by Christopher000
Oh yes, back then, world class buffets were only $1.99-3.99. Steak, lobster, anything and everything for next to nothing. To this day I don't gamble...too addicting and I see around me (at the casinos) how it destroys people.
16

News Item12/25/13 7:32 AM
John Yurich USA | USA  Find all comments by John Yurich USA
Christopher000 wrote:
I lived downtown LV for several years (on N 8th), and not unlike downtown NYC where I also lived, it draws in some of the most troubled people I have ever seen (locals/residents). Crime wise, it's there, of course, but nothing compared to the danger on the streets of NYC. Mostly drug dealers, addicts, pimps, prostitutes, and a whole lot of grifters. I was Asst Mgr and head of security at a smaller downtown hotel and I could tell some stories...
The last time I was in Las Vegas, Nevada was in January 1988 when I was on my way to Los Angeles, California to see my Great Aunt who was dying. I played the nickel slot machine and I believe I won some money. I remember the price of the buffets was very cheap. I don't go to casinos to gamble. I go mainly for the buffet. Gambling on the nickel machine is secondary.
15

News Item12/25/13 7:25 AM
Christopher000 | Rhode Island  Find all comments by Christopher000
I lived downtown LV for several years (on N 8th), and not unlike downtown NYC where I also lived, it draws in some of the most troubled people I have ever seen (locals/residents). Crime wise, it's there, of course, but nothing compared to the danger on the streets of NYC. Mostly drug dealers, addicts, pimps, prostitutes, and a whole lot of grifters. I was Asst Mgr and head of security at a smaller downtown hotel and I could tell some stories...
14

News Item12/24/13 6:39 PM
How much more obvious | could it be  Find all comments by How much more obvious
The word Nevada is in the article 3x, the article states, adult playground' and 'entertainment capital of the world' Las Vegas."

You went camping there John Yurich, is there a "strip" in LV, NM? Is it frequented by hollywood types and considered the entertainment capital of the world? Is it know for all the gambling?

Really you are straining at a gnat.

13

News Item12/24/13 6:23 PM
Neil | Tucson  Find all comments by Neil
How would you like living in a place nicknamed “Sin City,” and one of whose modern founding fathers was an organized criminal: Bugsy Siegel? He developed the Strip after WW2 in an attempt to become more “respectable.”

Like Al Capone, Siegel was a celebrity in his heyday, with friends among the rich & famous, during a time when Americans were supposedly more god-fearing.

12

News Item12/24/13 5:00 PM
Mike | New York  Find all comments by Mike
John Yurich USA wrote:
Well the article still should have stated Las Vegas, Nevada instead of just Las Vegas for accuracy.
Accurate enough if you read the first paragraph, which refers to gambling as the reason "... for the existence of Atlantic City and Las Vegas...." You make things way too complicated, John Y. Which Las Vegas is easily understood from the written words of the article, just like born again is easily understood from the written words of the Bible. And no, you can't lose eternal life.
11

News Item12/24/13 2:37 PM
John UK | Wales  Find all comments by John UK
John Yurich USA wrote:
Well the article still should have stated Las Vegas, Nevada instead of just Las Vegas for accuracy.
Apollo XX this is Houston, Texas, Houston, Texas. Houstan, Texas calling Apollo XX.

Nah.

10

News Item12/24/13 2:20 PM
John Yurich USA | USA  Find all comments by John Yurich USA
John UK wrote:
Even I knew it was the big gambling city.
Well the article still should have stated Las Vegas, Nevada instead of just Las Vegas for accuracy.
9

News Item12/24/13 2:18 PM
John UK | Wales  Find all comments by John UK
GsTexas wrote:
...its not rocket science.
Even I knew it was the big gambling city.
8

News Item12/24/13 2:13 PM
John Yurich USA | USA  Find all comments by John Yurich USA
GsTexas wrote:
John, it is obvious that it is talking about Las Vegas Nevada.
Key words:
• Casinos
• Gambling legislation
• Phrase " it seems as if the reasons for the very existence of Atlantic City and Las Vegas are in serious jeopardy."
Not trying to be mean, but its not rocket science.
Well why didn't the article state Las Vegas, Nevada? I always state Las Vegas, Nevada when referencing Las Vegas, Nevada. In fact when I reference any city in any state I state the name of the city followed by the name of the state.
7

News Item12/24/13 2:07 PM
GsTexas | Texas  Find all comments by GsTexas
John, it is obvious that it is talking about Las Vegas Nevada.

Key words:

• Casinos
• Gambling legislation
• Phrase " it seems as if the reasons for the very existence of Atlantic City and Las Vegas are in serious jeopardy."

Not trying to be mean, but its not rocket science.

6
There are a total of 25 user comments displayed | add new comment |Subscribe to these comments
Jump to Page : [1] 2 | last
Last PostTotal
California Becomes First State to Recognize ‘Non-Binary’ Gender
john yurich usa from usa: "absolute nonsense."
-5 min 
Abortionist Caught with Aborted Baby Parts in His Car Pleads...
john yurich usa from usa: "evil."
-7 min 
Study: Young Bible readers more likely to be faithful adults
john yurich usa from usa: " dr. tim 'for by grace are ye saved through faith,'..."
-9 min 



Dr. Andy Bloom
I'm Tired

Hebrews 12:1-4
Sunday - AM
Central Baptist Church
Play! | MP4 | RSS


Dr. Peter Masters
Transformation Process

1 Thessalonians
Metropolitan Tabernacle
Video!Play! | MP4

Kevin Swanson
Why Effeminacy is Shameful

Interview with Tim Bayly
Generations Radio
Play! | MP3

Sponsor:
Digital Mission Display

55" Touch Display & Miss­ions Softw­are Conn­ect­ing Churches to Miss­ion­ar­ies!
missiondisplay.com

Event:
Semper Reformanda 2017
Grace Family Baptist Church

SPONSOR | 6,300+

SPONSOR




                   
Christ keeps no servants only to wear a livery. ... William Jenkyn

Gospel of John
Cities | Local | Personal


MOBILE
iPhone + iPad
Church App
Watch
Android
Church App
Kindle + Nook
Wear
Chromecast TV
Apple TV
ROKU TV
Amazon Fire TV New!
Amazon Echo New!
Kindle Reader


HELP
Knowledgebase
Broadcasters
Listeners
Q&A
Uploading Sermons
Uploading Videos
Webcasting
Tips & Tricks
YouTube Screencasts

FOLLOW
Weekly Newsletter
Staff Picks Feed
SA Newsroom New!
RSS | Twitter | Facebook
SERVICES | ALL
Church Finder | Info
Sermon Player
Mobile & Apps
Podcasting | Videos
Live Webcasting
Events Support
Transcription | PowerClips
Billboards New!
Business Cards
SOLO | MINI | Domain
Favorites | QR Codes
Online Donations
24x7 Radio Stream

INTEGRATION
Embed Codes
Goodies
WordPress
Twitter
Facebook
Logos | e-Sword | BW
JSON API

BATCH
Transfer Agent
Protected Podcasts
Auto-Upload Sermons
Upload via FTP
Upload via Dropbox
Picasa
ABOUT US
The largest and most trusted library of audio sermons from conservative churches and ministries worldwide.

Our Services | Articles of Faith
Broadcast With Us
Advertising | Local Ads
CONTACT
info@sermonaudio.com
Support Us | Feedback Fridays | Stories