People in Gambling - Derek Stevens

Mar 06, 2018 Posted by Mission146

Starting during the beginning of the economic downturn with a 50% investment in Golden Gate Hotel and Casino, Derek Stevens would go from that to full ownership of the property, another Downtown...

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The Hated Extreme Gambler

Mar 04, 2018 Posted by nicholasgc

Unlike the online gaming world which also offers great promotions and fun for players (from blackjack to the exciting game of bingo), in the land-based casino environment, when you’re a high roller...

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People in Gambling-Donald Trump

Mar 03, 2018 Posted by Mission146

Everybody knows about Donald Trump, the President of the United States, Donald Trump the Reality TV Star, Donald Trump, the professional wrestling enthusiast, but now we are going to learn about...

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Impeachment Update

Feb 28, 2018 Posted by Mission146

It looks like some people didn’t learn their lesson last year, so this year should afford them an all new opportunity to learn that betting on Trump to no longer be in office on PredictIt is an...

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Online Gaming in New Jersey

Feb 28, 2018 Posted by Mission146

There are many similarities between the online casinos who enjoy legal and state-regulated operation in states such as New Jersey as well as online casinos operating elsewhere. Casinos such as 888...

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Pressing Your Luck

Feb 27, 2018 Posted by Mission146

Many people have heard of Michael Larson, the Press Your Luck player who memorized the pattern of the squares and the sequences. He’s also an example of the kind of mentality it takes to be an...

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News & Notes 2/22/2018

Feb 22, 2018 Posted by Mission146

This edition of News & Notes covers a wide range of topics from major gambling changes to come to the United Kingdom both in betting shops and online, near countless casino robberies that have...

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Better Bonus Beating

Feb 15, 2018 Posted by Mission146

In this article, we take a look at the many ways that players took advantage of online casino bonuses, sometimes fairly, sometimes otherwise, and examine the changes that casinos made to combat...

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Atlantic City 2017 in Review

Feb 09, 2018 Posted by Mission146

Atlantic City experienced a year-over-year Casino Win increase comparing 2017 to 2016, along with the first increase in Live Casino Win in a decade. While the live gain of 0.3% represents a...

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A Retrospective on the Cleveland Browns

Feb 05, 2018 Posted by Mission146

The Cleveland Browns recently matched an unbeatable NFL Record, (unless the regular season is extended) joining the 2008 Detroit Lions in becoming one of only two franchises to go 0-16 over a...

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Is the XFL a Good Bet?

Jan 29, 2018 Posted by Mission146

Vince McMahon recently announced the return of the XFL, the first incarnation of which he described as a, “Colossal Failure.” Planning to renew it with a focus on football, rather than characters...

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Know the Laws (Part II)

Nov 20, 2017 Posted by Mission146

This article looks at a Fox News report coming out of Colorado and focuses on how laws pertaining to casinos can wildly differ from one jurisdiction to another, particularly when it comes to...

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People in Gambling-Eliot Jacobson, Ph.D.

Oct 16, 2017 Posted by Mission146

For this edition of 'People in Gambling', we take a look at Eliot Jacobson who was as polarizing as he was brilliant. A former professor and advantage player, Jacobson would work in virtually all...

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When to Step In?

Oct 12, 2017 Posted by Mission146

The New York Times has recently focused on a problem gambler who finds himself, at least at present, addicted to fixed odds betting terminals. The legality of such machines will be explored in the...

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Las Vegas Shooting

Oct 05, 2017 Posted by Mission146

There was recently a tragedy at the Mandalay Bay casino in Las Vegas during the Jason Aldean concert that has resulted in the greatest mass killing in modern American history. This article...

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More Featured Casinos (Again)!

Sep 04, 2017 Posted by Mission146

Casino Max, Brango Casino and Jackpot Capital are three new casinos to have gained featured positions here on WoV, so with that, we will take a look at the new member promotions currently being...

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A Few Words on Online Gambling

Sep 01, 2017 Posted by Mission146

Occasionally, the message of beatable online casino promotions will be overshadowed in both threads and comments sections by people disparaging the general notion of playing at online casinos. In...

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Intertops & Juicy Stakes Blackjack Bonus

Aug 25, 2017 Posted by Mission146

Intertops Poker and Juicy Stakes Casino are offering a promotion by which they will give an additional 5% on all Blackjack wins up to $250. While the $250 is in bonus funds subject to a 15x...

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