Gambling Comps 101 or The Ask Game

Gambling Comps 101 or The Ask Game I don't know who did it or when it happened, but someone shortened the word complimentary to comp and made it an industry standard. In casino language, comps are cash or gifts (freebies) that the casinos give to their customers as a... Read More

How To Extend Your Stay & Play At A Casino

How To Extend Your Stay & Play At A Casino If you decided to build a new home, would you start construction without first developing a plan or blueprint? Or would you begin a new business without having a business plan? Would you go to war without knowing your... Read More

Roulette System: Confession of the Roulette Dealer on Dealers Signature

Roulette System: Confession of the Roulette Dealer on Dealer's signatureThis article is going to show you how you can use the dealer's signature to beat roulette.Not many people know this, but it's absolutely critical."I don't believe it! Impossible."Those are some comments I hear when I tell people that dealers can... Read More

The Truth Behind The Limits: What Minimum and Maximum Bets Are About

Have you ever thought about the reason behind the existence of minimum and maximum bets? The truth is simple: casinos want your money. As simple as that. So they restrict your possibilities to win. It was in 1654 that Antoine Chevalier de Mere asked Pascal why he usually lost... Read More

World Series of Poker Mania

The popularity of the World Series of Poker gained tremendousmomentum from The Travel Channel's World Poker Tour showings. Although the event had been showing for a number of years on ESPN, when new technologies such as the table camera were used,television watchers began getting involved in the hands as they... Read More

Why All the Excitement Over Poker?

Poker's new upsurge in popularity in is due to televised showings of championship poker tournaments, such as The World Poker Tour and The World Series of Poker. This has resulted in millions of people all over the world playing either online or at land based casinos. Even movie stars and... Read More

Online Poker Gambling Sees Tremendous Growth

Online poker gambling at casinos and poker rooms is one of the fastest growing forms of wagering on the Internet. Fueled by the televised tournaments seen on Travel Channel's World Poker Tour, ESPN with the 2004 World Series of Poker (WSOP), and Bravo's Celebrity Poker, the popularity of the game... Read More

World Poker Tour -- The Beginning of a Phenomenon

World Poker Tour high stakes poker tournaments started a revolution in the way the game is viewed, enjoyed, followed and played. Even though the World Series of Poker had been televised for years before the World Poker Tour (WPT), the game of poker was elevated when "WPT cams" were placed... Read More

Poker Online Freeroll Tournaments

Poker online freeroll tournaments are a huge way to leverage a player's way into major tournaments and to win big money at no cost to the player. Casinos and poker rooms offer them to reward active players and to recruit new ones. Generally by playing a number of hands using... Read More

Online Poker Tournaments -- Time to get aboard

Online poker tournaments are skyrocketing in popularity due to reasons ranging from low buyins into major tournaments for a fraction of their usual cost to those who do not live within driving distance of a land based poker room. (And of course another factor is the money that can be... Read More

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Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting

House Speaker to Propose Expanded Gambling Legislation, Casinos in Kentucky
Kentucky Center for Investigative Reporting
KyCIR found that Illinois, Indiana and Ohio have raked in a total of $3.9 billion in taxes in the past decade from these gambling hotspots. (Read "How Kentucky Money Fuels Cross-Border Casinos, Other State Budgets"). “Whether we like it or not ...
House Speaker Stumbo wants voters to allow casino gambling in KentuckyWCPO
Opposing gambling views in Ky governor's raceWHAS 11.com (subscription)
Prospects For Expanded Gambling Unclear As Candidates Weigh InWKMS
Bowling Green Daily News
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NBC New York

Poker pro Phil Ivey claims Borgata casino uses booze, sexy waitresses to ...
Fox Business
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. – Poker pro Phil Ivey is using an unusual defense against allegations he and a partner cheated Atlantic City's Borgata casino out of $9.6 million at cards: He claims the casino uses free liquor served by scantily clad waitresses to ...
Pro: Borgata Uses Booze, Sexy Servers to Distract GamblersABC News
Poker Pro: Borgata Uses Booze, Sexy Servers to Distract GamblersNBC New York
Borgata casino uses booze, sexy servers to distract gamblers, says poker proThe Rakyat Post

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Atlanta Journal Constitution

First meetings set to study legalized casino gambling in Georgia
Atlanta Journal Constitution
Efforts to legalize casino gambling will get a closer look in September, when state lawmakers will meet for the first time since MGM Resorts International went public with its push to bring Las Vegas-style gambling to Georgia. A legislative study ...

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World Casino Directory

Georgia State brings meetings to discuss legalizing casino gambling
World Casino Directory
The state of Georgia is looking into legalizing casino gambling, with meetings set for September to discuss the subject. State lawmakers will be meeting for the very first time to discuss casino gaming after MGM Resorts International announced publicly ...
Georgia Casino Exploratory Meeting Scheduled for SeptemberFlushdraw
Georgia Officials to Begin Study of Casino Gaming4Flush.com
Georgia State Government to Launch Casino StudyPoker News Daily

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Gambling Stock Roundup: Penn National amp; Isle of Capri Casinos Move Ahead ...
Zacks.com
Penn National Gaming received approval from Nevada Gaming Commission (NGC) for the acquisition of Tropicana Las Vegas casino hotel resort. This marked the final regulatory step in this $360 million acquisition, which is expected to be completed on Aug ...

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Chattanooga Times Free Press

New Cherokee casino opening just two hours away from Chattanooga area
Chattanooga Times Free Press
"As a rule, gamblers go straight to the casino," Hughes said. "We're going to try to lure them [downtown]." He said the casino will create steady jobs with benefits — mostly for support workers such as housekeepers, landscapers, plumbers and ...


CardPlayer.com

Has the bet on casino gambling in Baltimore been a bust?
Washington Post
Horseshoe is a smaller gambling palace. Monthly revenue is averaging just over $23 million at the $442 million casino. If it maintains its monthly average rate, Horseshoe will pull in about $60 million less than projected in its first year of operation ...
Maryland Casinos Have Nearly $100-Million JulyCardPlayer.com

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Taunton Daily Gazette

Decision on tribal casino will bring certainty to gaming market
Taunton Daily Gazette
Concerned about oversaturating the market, the Massachusetts gambling regulators initially held off on accepting applications for a commercial casino in Region C, setting it behind the rest of the state. As the Mashpee proposal languished in red tape, ...
Decision Clearing a Path for Mashpee Wampanoag Tribal Casino ImminentCapeCod.com News
Tribe awaits decision more than three years after Taunton casino voteCape Cod Today

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Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)

Casino gambling still a poor bet for Atlanta, Georgia
Atlanta Journal Constitution (blog)
It's amazing how flexible moral principles can become once Big Money begins to wield its influence. Case in point: The debate over casino gambling in Georgia. For years, the idea of casino gambling has been a complete non-starter in this state. Georgia ...

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WPTV.com

Casino gambling boat stops cruises for 3-4 weeks for engine repairs
WPTV.com
The owner of the Blue Horizon Casino gambling boat released new details Wednesday morning to answer questions about why they've temporarily stopped the cruises. Owner Robert Weisberg said the ship will not offer any trips for three to four weeks so the ...

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