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Monthly Archives:: February 2017

Caught On Camera: The Biggest Casino Bust Ups Ever

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Las Vegas is famous across the world for hosting high profile boxing matches but it is generally believed that fighting and gambling are two things that should never cross. Sometimes egos and words do clash in the casino though and the result is violence. Here’s a look at 5 of the biggest casino fights captured on…Read More

The Worst Gaming Injuries Known To Man

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Stop right there. Do not move a muscle. The blog you are about to read could save your life. Well, maybe that’s exaggerating slightly. But it could prevent you from suffering a painful gaming-related injury. Do the terms “3D optical disorder”, “WASD Syndrome” and “FPS Carpal Tunnel Syndrome” mean anything to you? No? You had…Read More

Texas Hold’em: Which Poker Hands Beat Which?

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Texas Hold’em is a popular poker game played between two or more people. Two cards are dealt face down to each player, with up to five ‘community cards’ dealt face up in the middle of each hand. Those community cards are then shared by all players. Players can play either, both or none of their…Read More

Dr. Rosenberg’s 7 Dark Insights Into Gambling Addiction

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What do insurance fraud, meditation and a tendency to show off have in common? The answer is they all form part of the messy web that is gambling addiction. To get the full story on what real-life gambling problems can actually do to a person’s life, we spoke with Dr. Steven Rosenberg. Dr. Rosenberg is…Read More

5 Nasty Vegas Buffets To Turn Your Stomach

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Las Vegas buffets are a sort of institution in their own right. Despite Sin City being famous for its casinos there is a massive cult following that descends upon the gambling paradise to simply sample the delights of the food and beverages available across the city. Here’s a look at the worst buffets that visitors…Read More

Gambling Psychologist: Ask Me Anything

Dr David Sack is Chief Medical Officer at Elements Behavioral Health, a company which runs several gambling and drug addiction rehabilitation centers across the USA. We caught up with him for an exclusive chat about what gambling addiction really is, how impulsiveness is passed from parents to children and how hypersexual behavior is often linked…Read More

The 5 Worst Strip Clubs In Vegas

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A cheeky trip to a Las Vegas strip club can sometimes be an important part of a visit to Sin City. Everybody has heard about the strip clubs in the city that you simply have to experience. However, nobody talks about the ones you must avoid at all costs. Here’s our look at five of…Read More

How Casino Bonuses Really Work

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The internet is overflowing with online casino bonuses. With thousands of dollars up for grabs on some sites, bonuses get plenty of attention. But even if you’re eyeing a smaller bonus, there’s no harm in being sceptical. The good news is bonuses are real. At least they are at reputable sites. As any online casino…Read More

After Trump and Brexit, Political Betting Goes Global

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Whatever you think of Brexit, Donald Trump and the wave of anti-establishment populism sweeping the Western world, we should all be able to agree that politics became a lot more interesting and unpredictable in 2016. The combination of drama, unique characters and the touchstone issues in play helped justify predictions of becoming the biggest ever…Read More

What’s The Best Way To Cheat At Roulette?

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Roulette is a game in which the casino holds a slight edge over the players. That is, of course, unless the player can figure out a way to cheat the casino. Now, you might be thinking to yourself, “there’s no way to rig a game of random chance.” And you would be incorrect. Roulette is…Read More