Posts tagged "Bingo"

Bingo, Sex, and Marriage: They go together like a horse and carriage

Bingo, Sex, and Marriage: They go together like a horse and carriage
Who would think an innocent looking bingo game could be a place for romance?  Yes, romance, love and marriage. For more than ten years I was the overall supervisor of a large bingo hall on Chicago’s north side. For the uninitiated, what you witness is a bunch of men and women hunched over, examining their... Read more »

Cardinal Joseph Bernadin, the Church and Bingo

Cardinal Joseph Bernadin, the Church and Bingo
Cardinal Joseph Bernadin came to Chicago as the Archbishop of Holy Name Cathedral in 1982.  Chicago and surrounding suburbs at that time in history were heavily competing for the Bingo dollar to help support their not for profit agency. Bingo Halls were expanding with various names such as Bingo City actively reaching out for prospective players.... Read more »