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Monthly Archives:: July 2016

How to Shuffle Cards Like a Pro

Spin cards on your fingers

Nothing shrieks “noob” more stridently than a man who can’t shuffle a deck of cards to save his life. We’ve all seen him at the poker table, the poor sap, fingers, and thumbs failing, as he tries in vain to blend one-half of the deck with another while chips spill and cards fly. Or that…Read More

5 of the Worst (and Funniest) Doping Excuses In History

Beer and sex apparently makes you too manly to compete in athletics

As athletes like Maria Sharapova and Jon Jones know, we are entering a new “no-nonsense” era in regards to doping in sport. While this global crackdown is of course great for sports, fading away as a result is the classic art of the doping excuse. So we have something to look back on of what…Read More

Top 10 Racehorses of All-Time

Citation was the first horse to earn $1 million

A racehorse’s name can conjure up images of famous victories, dominating performance, and memories of exactly where you were when they accomplished their racing feats. But what horse can lay claim to more of these things than any other? Deciding on just 10 of the best racehorses ever is highly subjective. With such a long…Read More

The Top 10 Horse Jockeys Of All Time

Top 10 Jockeys of All-Time Measuring the success of jockeys is extremely subjective. To some, it’s all about the amount of money you rake in. For others, more important is winning the big races, or just winning races on any level. Horse racing’s long and evolved history makes it especially difficult to compare jockeys from…Read More

The 5 Worst Hotels in Atlantic City

Bad Hotels

The success of our previous “5 Worst Hotels in…” series, which covered Las Vegas, has led us to move to the old gambling town of Atlantic City to uncover the worst hotel establishments in the city nicknamed America’s Playground. Strap yourselves in; these hotels are set for a rough ride! Bayview Inn and Suites What…Read More

Euro 2016 Betting Diary: The Winning Results

Portugal beat France Euro 2016

So, in the end, Cristiano Ronaldo finally got his hands on the international trophy he’s craved for so long (and the attention of a rather persistent moth). We toyed with the idea of cashing out our ante-post bet on France lifting the Euro 2016. And as it turned out, it would have been the smart…Read More

Euro 2016 Betting Diary: The Final

France Euro 2016

After a poor Round of 16 for us, this Euro 2016 has very much been a case of playing catch-up. The quarter-finals helped us to a 6-point profit, but Griezmann’s first goal in the France semi-final win over Germany helped us to a 9.7-point game week. It also put us in the black for the…Read More

The Top 10 Horse Racing Courses In The World Ever

Saratgoa is one of the oldest sporting venues in the States.

Top 10 Racecourses of All Time There are few things in life that parallel the experience of going to a horse racing track. One of the oldest spectator sports in the world, almost every nation has their iconic tracks that make for a perfect outing with family and friends. But some tracks have a lore…Read More

Euro 2016 Betting Diary: Semi-Finals

Wales Gareth Bale

So, we’re down to the last four. Belgium crashed out after Wales handed them a lesson in teamwork (and scuppering our Outright bet), France brought Iceland’s dream to an end with a 5-2 drubbing (keeping alive our other Outright bet), and Germany got the better of Italy in a frankly bonkers penalty shootout. And Portugal?…Read More