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Venice Grand Canal
Gambling Destinations, Guides, Industry, Top 10s

Can You Guess The Oldest Casinos In The World?

Casinos have historically attracted glamour, glitz and wealth. But the bright lights and the exciting buzz of today are quite different to the old-world sophistication traditional establishments oozed back in the days of classic Hollywood movie stars taking to the tables. That got us thinking about...

July 23, 2021 3 min read
Bitcoin as a bait.
Tips & Tricks

R. Paul Wilson On: Protecting Yourself From Crypto Scammers

Recently I delved into the issues of investing in crypto and understanding the dangers of various coins based on the size of their blockchain. As discussed there, the need to control 51 percent of a currency’s ledger record means that the bigger (and faster) a network...

July 21, 2021 6 min read
Lottery numbers
How-To, Tips & Tricks

8 Different Ways To Pick Your Lottery Numbers

When it comes to choosing lottery numbers, everyone has their own preferred method. Some like to analyze past draws to...
July 16, 2021 5 min read
male friends drinking beer and clinking glasses at bar or pub
Tips & Tricks

R. Paul Wilson On: 4 Easy Bar Bets You Can Learn In Minutes

I think it’s time I shared some more ways to make a little money from your friends and the following...
July 15, 2021 4 min read
Olympic rings
Sports, Top 10s

Top 10 Most Surprising Second Jobs Of Olympians

The Olympics, already delayed by a year, are just around the corner. Athletes from all corners of the world will...
July 13, 2021 4 min read
close up view of dealer shuffling cards in hands
Insider Insights, Top 10s

10 Crazy Casino Secrets We Learned From Reddit

Casinos have all kinds of secrets they don't want you to know. But over on Reddit, thanks to AMAs and...
July 9, 2021 3 min read
Tips & Tricks

R. Paul Wilson On: The “Seven Out” Con Game

A little-known gambling joint that’s been played all over the world is the game of “Seven Out”. It’s a simple...
July 7, 2021 4 min read
Tug of war at the 1912 olympics
Sports, Top 10s

Top 10 Weirdest Olympic Sports Of All Time

Tokyo 2020 - now 2021 - kicks off this month with five new sports added to the mix. This year...
July 1, 2021 3 min read
tennis player
Sports, Top 10s

Top 10 Richest Tennis Players Ever

Tennis players are some of the highest paid athletes in the world, winning hundreds of thousands, and sometimes even millions,...
June 27, 2021 5 min read
Young Fedor Holz
Celebrities & Poker Pros

What Ever Happened To Fedor Holz?

Fedor Holz is a well-known name in high-stakes poker circles. The young German seemingly came out of nowhere and conquered...
June 23, 2021 7 min read
Slot machine win
Top 10s

Top 10 Biggest Slot Machine Wins Of All Time

We all dream of landing a big win when playing slots. However, for some, the dream has become a reality,...
June 19, 2021 3 min read
Eli elezra
Celebrities & Poker Pros

What Ever Happened To Eli Elezra?

If you've been a poker fan for some time, you most certainly know the Israeli-born businessman and poker player Eli...
June 17, 2021 7 min read
Penny slots
Guides

Penny Slot Machines: Where To Find The Best Ones And How To Get The Most Out Of Them

Penny slot machines appeal to many players because, historically, they offered the lowest cost to play. For just a cent...
June 15, 2021 3 min read
Donald Trump
Tips & Tricks

Political Betting: What Comes Next For The Trumps And How Should You Bet On It?

With Donald Trump expected to return to the campaign trail any day soon, expect the drama to resume.Betting markets are...
June 11, 2021 4 min read
ipad slots
Top 10s

10 Best Free Slot Games For iPad

While many people play slots to win money, there’s a significant number who instead play for another equally as important...
June 5, 2021 4 min read
Sam Farha
Celebrities & Poker Pros

What Ever Happened To Sammy Farha?

Sammy Farha may not be one of the biggest names in poker going solely by his results, but he's definitely...
June 1, 2021 7 min read
Person counting cards
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...
May 28, 2021 4 min read
mike matusow
Celebrities & Poker Pros

What Ever Happened To Mike “The Mouth” Matusow?

Mike “The Mouth” Matusow is one of the more polarizing characters in poker. While some enjoy his outbursts, antics, and...
May 22, 2021 7 min read
mma fight
Sports, Top 10s

Top 10 Richest MMA Fighters Ever

Who are the richest MMA fighters in the world? The rise of mixed martial arts in recent years has seen...
May 19, 2021 4 min read
Gus Hansen
Celebrities & Poker Pros

What Ever Happened To Gus Hansen?

Gus Hansen was one of the best-known faces in the poker scene during the late 2000s. Nicknamed "The Great Dane",...
May 17, 2021 7 min read
Tony G
Celebrities & Poker Pros

What Ever Happened To Tony G?

Antanas Guoga, better known as “Tony G”, is one of the most colorful characters that the poker world has ever...
May 15, 2021 7 min read
manute bol
Sports, Top 10s

The Top 10 Tallest Jockeys Of All Time

Height is not an advantage when riding racehorses but, as the tallest jockeys ever demonstrate, it’s no barrier to success...
May 12, 2021 6 min read
Red torn paper with a text of Scam Alert with copy space.
Tips & Tricks

R. Paul Wilson On: Being Your Own Con Artist

Imagine that this time next year you are in a completely unpredictable situation - something no one at this exact...
May 8, 2021 4 min read
Jennifer Harman
Celebrities & Poker Pros

What Ever Happened To Jennifer Harman?

During the years of the poker boom, Jennifer Harman enjoyed quite a bit of popularity among the fans and a...
May 2, 2021 6 min read
Tom Dwan
Celebrities & Poker Pros

What Ever Happened To Tom “durrrr” Dwan?

Those of you who have been poker fans for some time probably know the name Tom Dwan and his famous...
April 26, 2021 7 min read
Tourist group having guided Segway city tour
Guides, Tips & Tricks

R. Paul Wilson On: How To Avoid Getting Scammed On Vacation

A few years ago, I spent a week in New York City, visiting places of interest, museums and restaurants while...
April 24, 2021 4 min read
WSOP main event
Poker, Tips & Tricks

5 Cheapest Ways To Get Yourself Into The Main Event

Playing in the Main Event is a dream for almost every poker player. Whether you’re just a casual fan of...
April 22, 2021 8 min read
Arb betting
Sports, Strategy, Tips & Tricks

Everything You Need To Know About Arbitrage Betting

Arbitrage betting, or ‘arbing’ for short, is something you may have heard mentioned in the gambling industry. Here, you can...
April 17, 2021 6 min read
Hollywood Walk Of Shame montage
Celebrities & Poker Pros, Infographics

The Hollywood Walk Of Shame

Fallen Stars And Criminal Performances The Hollywood Walk of Fame is widely seen as the pinnacle of stardom. The celebrities...
April 15, 2021 4 min read
Gamblers at the casino
Guides, Tips & Tricks

R. Paul Wilson On: How To Be A Better Gambler

There’s an inherent danger in entering into any proposition without being properly informed or prepared in advance. When plunged into...
April 11, 2021 4 min read
Johnny Chan
Celebrities & Poker Pros

What Ever Happened To Johnny Chan?

Born in 1957, Johnny Chan started playing way before poker became mainstream, and his results over the years have confirmed...
April 9, 2021 6 min read
GGPoker's Rush & Cash
Poker, Tips & Tricks

How To Get The Most Out Of GGPoker’s Cash Drops Feature

In recent years, online poker rooms have been looking for ways to make the game more entertaining and appealing to...
April 7, 2021 5 min read
Mo Farah knighted
Sports, Top 10s

10 Sports Stars Who Have Been Knighted

For a sports star in the UK, being recognized and rewarded with a knighthood for contributions to the sporting world...
April 5, 2021 5 min read
Celebrities & Poker Pros

What Ever Happened To Chris “Jesus” Ferguson?

Chris "Jesus" Ferguson was one of the most prominent people during the early days of the poker boom. He was...
April 3, 2021 7 min read
Tips & Tricks

R. Paul Wilson On: Informed Influence

Information is the main currency of the 21st century whether it is collected openly, shared freely, stolen or secretly inserted....
March 30, 2021 5 min read
Annie Duke - poker player
Celebrities & Poker Pros

What Ever Happened To Annie Duke?

The name of Annie Duke is well-known, albeit not particularly liked in the poker community. The sister of Howard Lederer,...
March 28, 2021 7 min read
marked cards
Guides, Poker, Tips & Tricks

Top 7 Ways To Avoid Getting Cheated With Marked Cards

The days of the Wild, Wild West are long gone now. Today if you feel like playing poker, you can...
March 26, 2021 5 min read
Insider Insights, Tips & Tricks

R. Paul Wilson On: The Fortune Teller’s Egg Scam

Over 11 seasons and three specials of The Real Hustle television show, there were a few con games that made...
March 18, 2021 5 min read
US women's soccer team
Sports, Top 10s

Top 10 Richest Female Soccer Players Ever

Women’s soccer is one of the fastest growing sports around. Huge TV audiences now tune in for the biggest matches,...
March 13, 2021 4 min read
Classic black wallet on a pink background.
Guides, Tips & Tricks

R. Paul Wilson On: The Purse Swindle

One of the great pleasures of filming The Real Hustle for 11 seasons was that it gave me the chance...
March 11, 2021 5 min read