The former weatherman wrote about his secret gambling addiction in his new book, "You Bet Your Life."
Erst while weatherman and Good Morning America host Spencer Christian pulled back the curtain on his struggles with gambling addiction—and his brush with the FBI, a close call that still wasn’t enough to break the habit.
The long-time TV personality struggled mightily with his costly gambling habit, moving around so much money he attracted the attention of federal agents at one point.
“Before every gambling trip I’d go to three or four banks where I had accounts and take cash out and then I’d go off and when I’d come back, I’d have all this cash to redeposit, and that fit the pattern of someone covering up drug money or whatever,” the 70-year-old said in a GMAinterview last week.
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