A Look at Compulsive Gambling as the Hollywood Casino Opens

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Photo: Rob Boudon (flickr)

On this hour, we're talking about compulsive gambling.



The Hollywood Casino opens in Columbus today. On this hour, we’ll talk about the casino and the issue of gambling.


  • Natasha Dow Schull (author and cultural anthropologist and associate professor at MIT)
  • Laura Clemens (Coordinator of the Responsible Gaming Program for Ohio Casino Control)
  • Stacy Frohnapfel-Hassen (Chief of Communications for the Ohio Department of Alcohol & Drug Addiction Services)

Join The Conversation

  • Hrgacusan

    Casino playing can be nerve-wracking pleasureable enjoyment for a moment.  Just be reminded of your family welfare and care…make proper scheduling for the good of your love ones.  Enjoy playing but not gambling. Earn while you can and spend for good health. Be alert always. hrg.