“Nobody likes being around poor people.”

Casino mogul Steve Wynn. –AP Photo : Charles Krupa

This is Steve Wynn, now a Las Vegas & Atlantic City casino mogul whose family fortune was based on bingo parlors. In discussing his business strategy for a new casino near Boston, he said, “Nobody likes being around poor people.”

No one who looks like an extra in a zombie movie or “Night of the Living Dead” ought to be choosy about who’s willing to play Black Jack at his tables.

(Photo by Charles Krupa/AP)