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Gambling and Loss on the Gulf Coast

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The casinos off the Mississippi Gulf Coast are profiting even though one would think the cards are stacked against them. Weekend America speaks with Denise von Herrmann who is the dean of the college of Arts and Letters at the University of Southern Mississippi at Hattiesburg and editor of the book Resorting to Casinos: The Mississippi Gambling Industry to find out how the house is winning.


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