Friday Bits & Bytes

Hey Friday

Legal sports betting comes to Michigan!

I like this legislation. I know some people do not, but with so much betting already taking place, this legislation brings it out in the open, regulates it, and earns some additional revenues for the K-12 schools of Michigan.

Simply put, this is an opportunity for Michigan and other states to capture some additional tax revenues that would otherwise head elsewhere.

I do wonder if legalized sports betting will result in a drop in crimes related to illegal sports betting. Here is hoping.

Facebook will run its first Super Bowl ad during Super Bowl LIV on February 2nd, 2020.

I am sorry, but any Facebook ad for the Super Bowl needs to be a shot focused on CEO Mark Zuckerberg, staring just off-camera, not blinking, nervous, with the tagline “Trust Us!”

Facebook CEO and founder Mark Zuckerberg testifies during a US House Committee on Energy and Commerce hearing about Facebook on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, April 11, 2018. SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images

We are seeing the new Star Wars moving this evening. No spoilers, please!

If you read this and you made it this far, consider signing up for my newsletter, launching in January 2020.

Success! You're on the list.
, , ,

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.