There was a lot to talk about this week at the New York State Council on Problem Gambling conference in Albany. Too many people are being caught up in the thrill of gaming entertainment to the point that their luck just runs out. Problems from gambling debt affect their families and our economy just like any other addiction or mental health problem. Gambling is risky behavior and the odds are always against you. As with any compulsive addictive behavior, it is the risk that gives you the thrill.