Jacob Smith

Jacob Smith

Jacob Smith is a writer whose work has featured in The Daily Meal, H & N Magazine and Mashed. The wide variety of topics his work encompasses is a testament to the numerous experiences he has accrued throughout his academic, professional and personal lives.

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Gambling Destinations

The History Of Las Vegas Casinos

Today, Las Vegas is a mass of gigantic resort complexes and blinding lights. As the spiritual capital of casino gambling,...
December 6, 2022 6 min read
Guides Sports

Kabaddi: Origins, History, And How It Became India’s Fastest Growing Sport

Friday October 7, 2022, saw the launch of the VIVO Pro Kabaddi League’s (PKL) ninth season. Dabang Deli began their...
December 2, 2022 6 min read
Sports Top 10s

Top 10 Kabaddi Players Of All Time

The contact sport of kabaddi has exploded in popularity since the launch of VIVO Pro Kabaddi League (PKL), the sport’s...
November 23, 2022 5 min read
Luxor sky beam
Gambling Destinations Industry

Luxor’s Sky Beam Attracts A Lot More Than Just Casino-goers

Unveiled during the early 1990s, Luxor Las Vegas swiftly became an iconic part of the Strip thanks to its instantly...
November 21, 2022 3 min read
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Gambling Destinations Places To Gamble

Top 6 Most Dangerous Areas To Risk Your Life In Las Vegas

Like any city, Las Vegas can be dangerous. You have a 1 in 187 chance of becoming a victim of...
November 10, 2022 4 min read
Infographics Sports

Revealed: The Biggest Playboys At This Year’s Soccer World Cup

Pretty much all the soccer players who are set to compete at this year's World Cup in Qatar look like...
November 9, 2022 2 min read
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Guides How-To

How To Throw The Perfect Casino-Themed Party

Casino-themed parties are hugely popular. After all, it gives you and your friends an opportunity to dress up, have a...
November 7, 2022 6 min read
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What’s The Deal With Pickleball?

American sports such as basketball, baseball and football are known as being some of the most exciting and popular in...
November 5, 2022 5 min read
Native Lights Casino situated in Northern Oklahoma
Gambling Destinations Guides

10 Things You Should Know About Native American Casinos

The first Indigenous-owned casino was opened in December 1979 by the Seminole Tribe, in the form of a high stakes...
October 28, 2022 6 min read
Guides Top 10s

Top 10 Weirdest Traditions Around The World

Our planet is full of traditions. In fact, every single culture on Earth has them. But while our planet is...
October 26, 2022 6 min read
Philip Rivers' Family.

How Many Kids Has Philip Rivers Got?

Philip Rivers has such a big family that in November 2019, the bookies were offering odds on his future. Would...
October 24, 2022 2 min read
Cashier at a casino
Guides How-To

Can You Cash A Two-Party Check Without The Other Person At A Casino?

Planning on cashing a check at your favorite casino instead of taking a big pile of cash with you? Whether...
October 20, 2022 2 min read
chess gambling prison

What Are The Most Popular Gambling Games In Prison?

Prison can be tough at the best of times, so it's not surprising that prisoners find all kinds of ways...
October 18, 2022 4 min read
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Guides Tips & Tricks

Does Buying Multiple Lottery Tickets Increase Your Odds Of Winning?

What would you do if you won? How would your life change? Where would you go? These are all questions...
October 14, 2022 3 min read
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Guides Sports

Why Do People Hug In Boxing?

If you’ve ever watched a boxing match at any level, at some point you’ll have seen two aggressive, sweaty athletes...
October 10, 2022 3 min read
Jeffrey Dahmer - Netflix show

What Are The Odds Of Being A Serial Killer’s Victim?

Netflix’s new true crime drama “Monster: The Jeffrey Dahmer Story” is the latest in a long list of TV shows...
October 6, 2022 7 min read
Gambling Destinations Industry

Top 5 Richest Casino Owners In Asia

In terms of gambling and casinos, the law changes greatly across the Asian continent. Some countries have strict anti-gambling laws...
October 2, 2022 5 min read

Everything You Need To Know About Keirin, Japan’s Billion-Dollar Cycling Races

The sight of nine cyclists zipping around a nearly empty velodrome in bright-colored jerseys and large, matching helmets is a...
September 27, 2022 7 min read
Gambling Destinations Industry

Top 5 Richest Casino Owners In The US

In the United States, casinos are big money. Of course, most people know about the high rollers and casino whales,...
September 24, 2022 4 min read
Tom Brady won his seventh Super Bowl Ring with Tampa Bay

5 Outrageous Bets You Won’t Believe Were Placed On An NFL Game

Since the U.S. supreme court allowed sports betting to become legalized in 2018, American bettors have wagered more than $125...
September 17, 2022 3 min read
Tom Brady

The Top 5 Most Valuable NFL Franchises

The NFL is a big money business and its value is still growing. The 32 franchises reflect this, rising in...
September 11, 2022 3 min read