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Old 02-20-2009, 10:12 AM
 
Location: Louisiana - someday Maine
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Default Smokeless casinos

I have terrible asthma and have been advised by my physician NOT to go back to the boats until they establish one that is non-smoking. Do any of you fellow gamblers know of any slots in the Shreveport/Bossier area that have a smokefree section?
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Old 02-20-2009, 10:23 AM
 
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Good luck with that.
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Old 02-20-2009, 11:41 AM
 
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Hmmm I wonder. My brother is a bartender at one of the casinos, I'll try to ask him and let you know.
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Old 02-20-2009, 06:00 PM
 
Location: Louisiana - someday Maine
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Hmmm I wonder. My brother is a bartender at one of the casinos, I'll try to ask him and let you know.
Thanks Metroguy. I know other locations in the country have a "non-smoking" section.
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Old 02-20-2009, 07:15 PM
 
Location: Louisiana
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Thanks Metroguy. I know other locations in the country have a "non-smoking" section.
No problem. Still waiting to hear back from him. Will let you know.
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Old 02-20-2009, 07:33 PM
 
Location: Chicago--Bucktown
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In my opinion, gambling without smoking is like football without tackling. Sure you can do it, but more than half of the experience is gone. I understand asthma, my sister has it, but I couldn't imagine gambling in a room that isn't smoke filled.
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Old 02-21-2009, 12:03 PM
 
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Thanks Metroguy. I know other locations in the country have a "non-smoking" section.
Unless it has a separate ventilation system, you're no better off. It may not exacerbate your asthma quite as quickly, but all the toxins that can make you condition even worse are still present. It's like having a "non-peeing" section of a swimming pool.
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Old 02-22-2009, 12:14 AM
 
Location: Louisiana
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Sorry I haven't been able to find out. Wish I could have helped, my apologies!
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