Awwww. We think.
After a million-dollar lottery winner realized his fortune he called his wife.
She ordered him home ASAP.
This was spun as a pre-Valentine's Day love story by the California Lottery folks.
But we think it sounds a little like he's-scared-of-his-better-half coercion:
It is the mantra of the Tea Party. One of its "core values."
So it is of particular interest that the Venetian Casino Resort in Las Vegas has just sued a Tea Party group for allegedly ducking out on a more than $600,000 tab.
A Los Angeles Times review of records found that California welfare recipients are able to withdraw cash using their welfare cards on gaming floors in more than half of the casinos in the state.
The Times crosschecked ATM addresses on the Department of Social Services website with addresses ... More >>
BY MARC COOPER
Some quick hits from the Bistro Buffet at the Palms Hotel in Las Vegas:
-- Never before I have ever seen so many people wearing political trappings at the gaming tables. More than 95% is Obama-Biden.
-- Both Michelle Obama and John McCain are buzzing through opposite ends of town. ... More >>