Tag Archives: Casinos

5 Biggest Casino Myths

Casinos are filled with myths and fallacies. Rumor and personal theories are often passed off as fact. Here are five of the biggest myths in the casino. 1. Card counting is cheating or illegal This one irritates me more than any other. I guess it bothers me because the propaganda put forth by casinos has […]

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Michael Gaughan South Point Casino

Las Vegas Casino News – South Point Michael Gaughan Still the Best

I’ve never written an article supporting any type of casino whether it is an online casino or a land based casino. Usually I’m writing about casinos as the enemy and what you can do to try to beat them. However, there is one man who the more I read about the more I like. His […]

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Why are Casinos on Cruises so Bad for Gamblers?

I just got back from a cruise to Cozumel and I don’t understand why the cruise lines don’t offer better games.  Their video poker games are terrible (6/5 Jacks or Better) and their blackjack rules aren’t much better. I guess they’ve taken the stance that the higher their advantage the more money they put in […]

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Use Positive Thoughts To Help Defeat The Casino. Really?

The power of positive thinking.  We’ve all heard it before, think positive and good things will happen.  I prefer to call it positive believing because at some point your thoughts must turn to beliefs which can then turn into reality.  If you simply stay at the thinking stage you will never turn them into reality.  […]

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I’m Taking My Ball and Going Home!!!!

I remember the first time I found out that casinos could kick people out for winning too much.  I felt like I was hit over the head with a shovel.  I couldn’t believe it.  I always thought that was just for cheaters and criminals.  Well come to find out anyone who is winning consistently can […]

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You stole my jackpot!

Some time ago I sat at a 9/6 Jacks or Better video poker machine and played for an hour or so.  During that time I hit 3 four of a kinds, an above average amount to be sure.  I got up and went to eat and when I returned the machine I had been playing was […]

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I must be a Drug Dealer or a Terrorist

As a professional gambler, it is necessary to carry large amounts of cash.  Some use markers or lines of credit at the casinos, but for those who want to remain anonymous or don’t like using markers they must carry the money on them.  No cash, no gambling.  Do you know why this is so risky?  […]

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Gambling or Working for a Living?

Are advantage gamblers really gambling?  “The last thing a card counter wants to do is gamble.” — Ken Uston–Card Counting Legend Let’s assume you are a card counter who has found a game where you have a 1% advantage, and you play without mistakes.  You also have a large bankroll with no real chance of […]

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Should We Hate Casinos?

Many professional gamblers view the casino as the enemy. They justify it by listing all of the things casinos do in order to take people’s money. Ever notice no windows or clocks in a casino?  Why is that?  It’s so people lose track of time and stay in the casino for as long as possible.   It’s […]

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