Monday, April 04, 2016

A Casino Will Save The Day

One day I will figure out why people think casinos are incredible draws and economic development engines. Is it corruption or stupidity? I really don't know.
National Harbor opened eight years ago in the middle of a recession. Today, it’s an economic and entertainment center for Prince George’s County. Now, some experts and officials say the arrival of the MGM National Harbor casino complex later this year could bring the waterfront community to a new pinnacle.

I'm actually not all that against gambling, just the notion that it's some wonderful attraction.