December 12, 2008

American Casino Guide: 2008 Edition

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This one has it all! The American Casino Guide taps into the huge casino-goers market by providing the money-saving, detailed information that is sought by the seasoned casino veteran as well as the first-time visitor. The guide is jam-packed with detailed information on every casino/resort, riverboat and Indian casino in the U.S.

Included are informative stories on all casino games including blackjack, craps, roulette, baccarat, slots and video poker machines - plus - detailed reports on which casinos offer the best games in every major gaming jurisdiction in the U.S.

The guide also comes with plenty of tips on how to get the most for your money when visiting a casino by taking advantage of casino promotions, slot clubs and funbooks. It even discloses the actual slot machine payback percentages for every state's casinos! A must for anyone planning a visit to a casino!

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December 5, 2008

How to Play Blackjack Professionally Part Time

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We're always looking for a way to get some $$$ part time and not lose our shirt. Blackjack Blueprint has high reviews and good praise from many of our readers.

From the first turn of the card to getting out of a foreign country with a suitcase full of cash, BLACKJACK BLUEPRINT is the most comprehensive book ever written on learning to play blackjack for profit. This book covers everything from basic strategy to counting cards, from maximizing potential going solo to playing on a blackjack team. Casino comps, tournaments, location play, shuffle tracking, playing in disguise, outwitting the eye in the sky, and other advantage-play techniques--it's all here. Best of all, the techniques you learn in BLACKJACK BLUEPRINT can be used part-time as a money-making hobby, just as author Rick Blaine has used them for years while pursuing a career in finance.

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November 25, 2008

Breaking Vegas on the History Channel

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This show is amazing. We've watched just about every episode, and each one is pretty solid. The best episodes are the ones featuring elaborate gadgets, fake coins, and other breaking vegas stuff. It's currently on the History Channel again, so TIVO or set your PVR to get it. The picture above shows one of the shows - Dice Dominator. This show has to be seen to be believed - but in a nutshell, they learn to throw dice in craps so precisely they can make the dice show whatever they want when they land. Amazing.

Breaking Vegas is a television series that premiered on The History Channel in the United States in the Spring of 2004. The series covers the great lengths people have gone to make money, often illegally, from casinos. It premiered in Pakistan on January 19, 2006 and was renamed Decoding Casinos in India on May 9, 2006. In the Spring of 2007,[citation needed] it aired on The History Channel and The Discovery Channel in Canada.

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November 21, 2008

How to Run Your Own Casino - Casino Operations

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Looking to run your own casino or get a job running one? This book tells you how to get the skills you'll need to run a casino.

Written by experts with over 65 years of combined experience in the field, this Second Edition offers all the critical skills and know-how to equip gaming and casino operators with the knowledge needed for the management office, cage operations, and table game and slot operations.

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November 13, 2008

Casino on Blu-ray and DVD

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That's right - the classic Martin Scorsese film Casino is on Blu-Ray. We can safely tell you this one holds up and is even better in HD.

Director Martin Scorsese reunites with members of his GoodFellas gang (writer Nicholas Pileggi; actors Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci, and Frank Vincent) for a three-hour epic about the rise and fall of mobster Sam "Ace" Rothstein (De Niro), a character based on real-life gangster Frank "Lefty" Rosenthal. (It's modeled after on Wiseguy and GoodFellas and Pileggi's true crime book Casino: Love and Honor in Las Vegas.) Through Rothstein, the picture tells the story of how the Mafia seized, and finally lost control of, Las Vegas gambling. The first hour plays like a fascinating documentary, intricately detailing the inner workings of Vegas casinos. Sharon Stone is the stand out among the actors; she nabbed an Oscar nomination for her role as the voracious Ginger, the glitzy call girl who becomes Rothstein's wife. The film is not as fast paced or gripping as Scorsese's earlier gangster pictures (Mean Streets and GoodFellas), but it's still absorbing. And, hey--it's Scorsese!

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