They may as well turn the UMASS Amherst Student Center and its hotel into a Mohegan Sun, it's so close to Palmer. Am I crazy to think that's why Mohegan wants it there? (The correct answer is no.)
The good news is that there's almost no chance this bill goes anywhere. No chance that the Governor pushes it after last year's fiasco and this year's economy. The bottom line is this is one area the unions are very, very wrong on - casinos are bad for people, bad for Massachusetts and bad for our state's economy.