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December 26, 2011 Poll Results

It was revealed last week that NYRA took too large of a cut from exotic bet winnings. Does this discourage you from betting on the horses?

Yes 61% 119 votes
No 38% 73 votes
Total: 192 Votes

Note: This is not a scientific poll. The results reflect only the opinions of those who chose to participate.


December 28, 2011
5:32 p.m.

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Does this discourage you from betting on the horses?
Why would this discourage anyone's compulsion to gamble..especially horses. The State, the bookies, they take what they want and always will. People are addicted, just like crack. The State... as a whole has been taking "Too Large of a cut from us" for many, many years....I am so discouraged....

December 29, 2011
6:55 p.m.

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I bet my dog can out run your dog!

December 30, 2011
7:13 a.m.

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I'll take that Bet!! I love a good ole Dog Race! Only if we do it in the Streets of Schenectady where we can have an honest race and now laws!

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