The Bandit Rides On: Taking the Slots for a Spin (Part One)

Bandit Rides On

It’s 1891, the United States of America. The Wrigley Company is founded in Chicago selling soap and baking powder. It will be 12 months before chewing gum arrives. In New York, Carnegie Hall has its grand opening with Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky conducting. Mark Twain writes of a Gilded Age: a… Read more“The Bandit Rides On: Taking the Slots for a Spin (Part One)”

The Jackpots and the Generous: Casino Winners Who Gave It All Away

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Just imagine: It’s Sunday, November 30, 2014, you live in Las Vegas and your old friend from out of town has decided to pay you a visit. You’re not a keen gambler but he really loves the action down at the strip. He’s up for a good time and you’re… Read more“The Jackpots and the Generous: Casino Winners Who Gave It All Away”

Sweets Named After Casino Games

Casino Chow

Hungry? You will be… This week, we are getting our teeth stuck into the sugary world of sweets. What’s the perfect chew to accompany a game of blackjack? What sweet should you take for a spin on the roulette table? What do you suck when you’re playing a slot? We’ve… Read more“Sweets Named After Casino Games”

Nickels and Crimes: The man who beat Las Vegas

Nickels and Crimes

THE CROUPIER – FLOOR PLAY The Roman philosopher Lucius Annaeus Seneca once famously said: “Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.” 2,000 years later – his words still ring true. If you’re planning on spending some time enjoying a little action at either a real world or an online… Read more“Nickels and Crimes: The man who beat Las Vegas”