(12) The gambling statute provides for an exception to the law in the case of "penny ante
" card games.
And of course expressions like penny dread rid, penny ante
, penny-pinching, and a host of others will be familiar to most.
In the Washington Post, Michael Massing declares it's beyond question that the media are connected to real-world violence, although I find it hard to believe that the movies he singles out-LA Confidential and Pulp Fiction- had anything to do with the inner-city violence that he says shaped his views: crackheads throwing children off rooftops, teens killed in penny ante
drug deals (besides, isn't rap music the usual suspect here?).
The others are penny ante
crooks out for an easy score.
You know, Three Card Monty, 10/20 Switch, penny ante
con, like that.
. There is a small two-way artery which forks off close to the end of West Service Road just before Sucat.
The amount of P10 billion itself looks like penny ante
compared to what Marcos stole, what Arroyo stole, what Erap stole.
This is no penny ante
business, either: DARE, which was specifically held up as exemplary in two sections of last fall's crime bill, is competing with other druged programs for a chunk of the more than $500 million the feds put aside for such instruction.