Brooke Keaton

Former-croupier Brooke has over 10 years of experience in the industry. She covers covers casino, travel, and lifestyle content.

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Industry

7 Completely True Events The Movie Casino Is Based On

The 1995 movie Casino - directed by Martin Scorsese and starring Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci and Sharon Stone - was based on a true story. The plot was inspired by the life of Frank “Lefty” Rosenthal who managed the Fremont, Hacienda, and Stardust casinos in Las Vegas...

September 7, 2021 3 min read
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Tips & Tricks

12 Sneaky Ways To Cheat At Slots

August 12, 2021 4 min read
Slot machines
Industry

The Best Slot Machines With Bonus Games

March 28, 2022 4 min read

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Tips & Tricks

6 Reasons Why You Should Never Count Cards

When it comes to getting an edge over the casino, many players look to card counting. This age-old practice involves...
January 6, 2023 4 min read
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Celebrities & Poker Pros Guides

Public Enemy Number One: The Violent Life Of Mobster Dutch Schultz

A brutal mobster and ruthless racketeer, Arthur “Dutch Schultz” Flegenheimer was one of the most intimidating figures of the 1930s....
December 30, 2022 6 min read
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Guides Top 10s

10 Best Christmas Gifts For Gamblers In 2022

Stuck for what to give the gambler or casino lover in your life this holiday season? Look no further than...
December 12, 2022 3 min read
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Celebrities & Poker Pros Guides

Gambling Legends: The Incredible Story Of Mobster Stephanie St. Clair

“Queenie,” “Madam Queen,” “Madam St. Clair,” “Queen of the Policy Rackets” - whichever of the many nicknames you know her...
December 9, 2022 7 min read
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Celebrities & Poker Pros

Drake’s Stakes: The Canadian Rapper Who Wagered Over $1 Billion In 2 Months

Since the release of his first album, ‘Thank Me Later’ in 2010, Canadian rapper Drake has become a household name....
November 18, 2022 7 min read
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Guides How-To

How To Legally Host A Gambling Fundraiser

Gambling fundraisers for charity are a popular pick and a great way to whip up funds for a cause you...
October 4, 2022 8 min read
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Guides Poker

How The Ace Of Spades Became Known As The “Death Card”

Even if you’re not all that familiar with this long-held association of the Ace of Spades and the “Death Card,”...
September 30, 2022 5 min read
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Top 10s

10 Most Amazing Facts About Playing Cards

If you’re a master card player, or even just a casual one, then a deck of cards is obviously the...
August 10, 2022 4 min read
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Guides How-To

How To Find Slot Machines That Are Most Likely To Hit

Slot machines are big business in the gambling industry. In the first quarter of 2022, brick-and-mortar slot machines contributed a...
July 6, 2022 3 min read
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Gambling Destinations Places To Gamble

What Games Have The Best (And Worst) Odds In Vegas?

April marked the 14th consecutive month that Nevada casinos have made at least $1 billion, with state-wide gross gaming revenue...
June 24, 2022 3 min read
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Gambling Destinations Guides

Your Guide To Tipping In Vegas: Who, How Much & When

If you’re heading to Las Vegas for some high-rolling fun, the last thing you want to worry about is committing...
June 16, 2022 4 min read
Guides How-To

How And Where To Buy A Real Slot Machine

Slot machines are having a bit of a moment. Retro chic has never been cooler and, just like arcade games...
June 6, 2022 4 min read