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Bishops, Police Chiefs, Librarians Make Game Bets

Once the domain of mayors and governors betting tasty regional specialties such as sugar cream pie and crab cakes, friendly sports wagers have spread to a much wider pool of players for this year’s Super Bowl, as bishops, zookeepers, librarians and police chiefs from San Francisco and Baltimore get into the act. And what’s at stake has become more elaborate, including a lot of shame-inducing jersey wearing.

02/01/2013

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