As we eagerly countdown the days to the mother-ship of all countdowns: triple js Hottest 100, Australias seminal youth radio station has hit out at betting agencies for trying to cash in on the worlds largest music poll.
The station criticised betting agencies like Tom Waterhouse, Luxbet, Sportsbet and British gambling giant, Ladbrokes for targeting their audience with social media call outs promoting their Hottest 100 betting markets.
In a news story on Triple js Hack program, the station questioned the ethics of targeting Australias youth and trying to incentivise them to set up online gaming accounts in exchange for bonus bets and free credit. Heres a recent Tweet from the go…
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