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Loser Of Chicago Sports Bet Will Get Super-Humiliated On Sunday

The general managers of two Chicago bars have a bet with each other on the Super Bowl. WBBM’s Steve Miller explains.

01/30/2014

Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick With Governor Quinn at the Greater Chicago  Food Depository. (Credit: Lisa Fielding)

Massachusetts Governor Pays Up On Bet With Governor Quinn

It was pay up time at the Greater Chicago Food Depository as Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick returned to his hometown to settle his wager with Illinois Governor Pat Quinn.

07/23/2013

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How I’d Bet $100 On The Preakness Stakes

Since 2000, seven post-time favorites have won the Preakness. There is no doubt that this year’s post-time favorite will be Kentucky Derby winner Orb.

05/16/2013

Gov. Pat Quinn (AP Photo/Seth Perlman)

Is Quinn Reneging On Bears-Packers Bet With Wisconsin?

It’s not just Illinois state workers who claim Gov. Pat Quinn isn’t following through on a deal. Wisconsin is still waiting on Quinn to honor the bet he lost when the Chicago Bears fell to the Green Bay Packers in the NFC championship game months ago.

07/18/2011

Mayor Daley announces his wager with Atlanta as the Bulls prepare for the next round of the NBA playoffs. (Credit:  Craig Dellimore/Newsadio 780)

Daley Offers Up Affy Tapples And Pizza In Wager With Atlanta Mayor

The Bulls and the Hawks are set to begin their Eastern Conference Semifinal matchup on Monday. But before that happens, Mayor Richard M. Daley set the terms for his side for a friendly bet with Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed.

CBS Chicago–04/29/2011