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Re: What is the meaning of this phrase?

Posted by Bruce Kahl on November 09, 1999

In Reply to: What is the meaning of this phrase? posted by Alan on November 09, 1999

: Balling the Jack

In the NYC area, balling the jack is heavy duty
hand-clapping dancing to very loud music.
I also know the term as the act of risking everything on one bet or throw of the dice or on a long shot horse.