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The Butch v. The Brain. The Story of the Greatest Dice Game in History.

New York gambling-house operator, Fat the Butch, who made millions booking dice games, was challenged in 1952 by a bigtime gambler known as The Brain to a simple wager. 859 more words


A short visit to Rivers

This morning, I decided to try my luck in getting into the new Rivers casino in Schenectady.  I was able to drive right in, find a good parking spot in the garage, and get on a long line to get my player’s club card loaded with $20 free play for pre-registering on line.   665 more words

Before you go to Rivers


Its February 8 opening imminent, the Rivers Casino’s public relations operation is flooding the area with advertising and press releases.  The photos I’ve seen of the casino portray a modern, tastefully appointed property that reminds me of some of the nicer off-Strip properties in Las Vegas, such as the M Resort and Red Rock Station.   809 more words

Trumpageddon T Minus 1 Day: Trump Betting Odds

British betting shops are ready to cover your Trump related wagers.  At Ladbrokes, we have:

The troubling one on that list is 2025 OR LATER….   188 more words

Made Me Laugh

Casino smoking update

I recently visited Turning Stone, which just completed alterations to its gaming areas.  I think it did a really good job to accommodate both smokers and non-smokers.   311 more words

Sunday Funday after 5-0 Saturday!

Give us a little whoop whoop!

We tend to finish strong on the season as betters tend to follow certain narratives which creates value for us. 128 more words