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Walkabout Joker Draw (and Infective Endocarditis) Odds for Friday, March 30, 2012

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The Walkabout Joker Draw is now in Week 45. Friday night’s jackpot will be a rather substantial $10,638. The $638 increase in the jackpot means that the Walkabout sold 1,276 tickets last week, the same number of tickets that it…

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Walkabout Joker Draw Odds for Friday, March 23, 2012

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The Walkabout Joker Draw is now in Week 44. Friday night’s jackpot will be an even $10,000. Exactly. On the nose. Let’s think about that for a minute. How has the jackpot jumped $638 from $9,362 last week to exactly…

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Walkabout Joker Draw Odds for Friday, March 16, 2012

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The Walkabout Joker Draw is now in Week 43. Friday night’s jackpot will be a feckin’ brilliant $9,362. There are just 11 face down cards remaining. One of those cards is the jackpot-winning Joker. Two of those cards are Aces…

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Walkabout Joker Draw Odds for Friday, March 9, 2012

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The Walkabout Joker Draw is now in Week 42. Friday night’s jackpot up for grabs will be a whopping $8,878. There are just 12 face down cards remaining. One of those cards is the jackpot-winning Joker. Two of those cards…

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Walkabout Joker Draw Odds for Friday, March 2, 2012

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The Walkabout Joker Draw is now in Week 41. Friday night’s offered jackpot will be $8,419. There are 13 face down cards remaining. One of those cards is the jackpot-winning Joker. Two of those cards are Aces that win a…

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Walkabout Joker Draw Odds for Friday, February 24, 2012

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The Walkabout Joker Draw is now in Week 40. Friday night’s possible jackpot will be $7,924. There are 14 face down cards remaining. One of those cards is the jackpot-winning Joker. Two of those cards are Aces that win a…

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The Walkabout Joker Draw: Is It Worth Playing Yet?

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Excitement is building once again for Friday’s Walkabout Joker Draw. The promotion is now in its 39th consecutive week without a winner. The jackpot is up to a healthy $7,433. That’s a lot of money. It would cover the rent…

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January Poll: Should Western embassy personnel hang out in hostess bars?

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Last month, I wrote an open letter to William E. Todd, the new U.S. Ambassador to Cambodia. In that letter, I suggested that he ban U.S. embassy personnel from patronizing Cambodia’s hostess bars. Partly because it’s wrong for them to…

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An Open Letter to William E. Todd, the new U.S. Ambassador to Cambodia

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On December 1, 2011 President Barack Obama nominated William E. Todd to succeed the Honorable Carol A. Rodley as U.S. Ambassador to Cambodia. Gavinmac writes a letter. December 22, 2011 Dear Mr. Todd: I hear that you will soon be…

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December Poll: What is Your Favorite Cambodian Beer?

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This month’s poll asks a very simple yet crucially important question: What is your favorite brand of Cambodian beer? Please note that you must choose a Cambodian beer, even if you are a Tiger or Beer Lao snob. Now, I…

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