Well, Billfold, you’ve finally compelled me to get over my annoyance with your new commenting…
M Soup

Preach, M Soup! I, too, was surprised that so many commenters here jumped to the conclusion that Wallace had a second job just to support his gambling habit. I can’t share everything he told me when I interviewed him, out of respect for his privacy. A little more context, though: 1) He grew up in the projects and until his winnings, still lived in the city, which we all know is expensive; 2) he has children; and 3) he helps support his mother.