MJ Live review

MJ Live review

Mar 18, 2019 Posted by Wizard

The Wizard reviews the Michael Jackson tribute show, MJ Live

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The Monty Hall Problem

The Monty Hall Problem

Jan 24, 2019 Posted by Wizard

The Wizard takes on the infamous math problem involving a car, two goats, and three doors.

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Planet 13

Planet 13

Nov 19, 2018 Posted by Wizard

The Wizard reviews Planet 13, the world's largest dispensary.

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Jury Duty

Jury Duty

Oct 05, 2018 Posted by Wizard

Serving on a jury in a criminal case is on my bucket list. I have always enjoyed courtroom TV shows and movies, especially when I learn something about the legal system. I'm a very rules-oriented pers

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Are You There God?  It's Me, Mike

Are You There God? It's Me, Mike

Sep 14, 2018 Posted by Wizard

The Wizard searches for answers to the big questions at Burning Man.

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Burning Man -- To Go or not to Go

Burning Man -- To Go or not to Go

Sep 12, 2018 Posted by Wizard

The Wizard gives the pros and cons for attending Burning Man and some advice for first-timers.

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Grand Canyon West Rim

Grand Canyon West Rim

Jun 14, 2018 Posted by Wizard

Mike takes on the Pink Jeep tour of the West Rim of the Grand Canyon.

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Mat Franco

Mat Franco

Dec 21, 2015 Posted by Wizard

I first noticed Mat Franco when he did an amazing disappearing cell phone trick on the NBC show America's Got...

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ShowStoppers

ShowStoppers

Nov 14, 2015 Posted by Wizard

Steve Wynn's tribute to "show stopping" big musical numbers from famous musicals.

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SlotZilla

SlotZilla

Oct 12, 2015 Posted by Wizard

Slotzilla is actually two ziplines that transport riders down Las Vegas' iconic Fremont Street. What other zipline in the world zooms riders past several casinos under a canopy of millions of...

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Voodoo Zipline

Voodoo Zipline

Sep 22, 2015 Posted by Wizard

The Voodoo Zipline is simple in its concept: a cable connects the tops of the two towers of the Rio in Las Vegas resulting in a zipline. Something similar to a two-person bench on a ski lift takes...

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Primm Valley Resorts

Primm Valley Resorts

Jun 02, 2015 Posted by Wizard

Primm Valley Resort is by far the best place to gamble in Primm. It spreads 15 blackjack tables. Two of these blackjack games actually pay 3-2. The bet range is $10-$500 on these tables. ...

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Whiskey Peteís Casino

Whiskey Peteís Casino

Jun 02, 2015 Posted by Wizard

There is little reason to drop by Whiskey Pete's, even if Primm is your final destination. It has a small casino floor with games that most will find unplayable. There are four $5-$200 blackjack...

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Buffalo Billís Resort and Casino

Buffalo Billís Resort and Casino

Jun 01, 2015 Posted by Wizard

One would think that gambling in a remote town would be great to help draw players. That is not the case. The games spread in Primm are at best in line with the Las Vegas Strip. In many cases, it...

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Binion's Casino

Binion's Casino

Jun 01, 2015 Posted by Wizard

Binion's is located on Fremont Street in downtown Las Vegas. Many old school gamblers still call it The Horseshoe. That is because it was once known as Binion's Horseshoe. Benny Binion, a former...

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Cromwell Las Vegas

Cromwell Las Vegas

Jun 01, 2015 Posted by Wizard

Cromwell Las Vegas is one of the newest hotels on the Las Vegas Strip. It was once known as Bill's Gamblin' Hall. Before that, the property was owned by Boyd Gaming and called Barbary Coast....

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Ultimate eXpected Value

Ultimate eXpected Value

Apr 07, 2015 Posted by Wizard

For those unfamiliar, Ultimate X is a Video Poker game in which winning hands award multipliers that count towards the next hand. If you hit a Two Pair on Triple Play Double Double Bonus on the top...

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The Changing Face of Vegas

The Changing Face of Vegas

Mar 12, 2015 Posted by Wizard

The Riviera Hotel and Casino, known affectionately as, "The Riv," is a sprawling structure consisting of over 2,100 guest rooms and over 100,000 square feet of gaming space. Having gone through a...

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