"I would bet my next 10 paychecks that 20 percent of the people in that game were at other games we've gone into."
- Maine State Police Lt. David Bowler, defending that department's raid on a charitable game of Texas Hold 'Em in Buxton. No word yet on whether an investigation has been opened to scrutizine Lt. Bowler's invitation to participate in an unlicensed game of chance.
- John C.L. Morgan
P.S. While I'm on the subject of gambling in Maine, check out this Winter 2007 article in The Bollard on the subject.
Related: How Cribbage Explains the Two Maines (January 31, 2008)