"While the 40-year-old actress (Pamela Anderson) declined to name names, she divulged that her new companion was a professional card player and that the two made a love connection following some high-stakes strip poker. "I paid off a poker debt with sexual favors, and I fell in love," Anderson, 40, told DeGeneres. "It's so romantic. It's romance." ------------ Call me old fashioned, but we used to have a different word for such an action.