A pro-gambling web ad in Maryland has gathered so much steam online that Yes On 7 campaign has put it on the radio in the final days ahead of Election Day. More than 300,000 people have viewed a spoof of the John Denver classic “Take Me Home, Country Roads.”
It would rise over the Potomac like a spire. More than a casino, it would be a “luxury resort,” the dapper executive crowed, with a hotel tower designed as a “nod to some of the great monuments” in the region.
“In my mind, it will be elegant, it will be glowing, it will be a beacon, really,” the chairman and chief executive of MGM Resorts boasted at a recent breakfast meeting with about 100 business leaders in Prince George’s County.