hook3670
hook3670
Joined: May 17, 2011
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September 27th, 2011 at 1:40:40 PM permalink
The hardest thing to do, as I have learned the hard way and it has recently been reinforced over and over and over again is to stop losing. I had posted about a month ago about my two month losing streak at PGP and to a lesser extent BJ. It still there even though i took about six weeks off. The second is, especially after a few drinks, is to not chase after losses. I have done this a few times and IT NEVER WORKS! You just end up losing twice as much and feel worse the next day. The temptation to do it is ten fold if you have been drinking.
buzzpaff
buzzpaff
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September 27th, 2011 at 1:43:06 PM permalink
But the drinks are FREE !!!!! LOL
Llew
Llew
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November 15th, 2011 at 4:51:07 AM permalink
I took another trip and pretty much won it all back and got some comps in the process. Out of the 10 or so sessions (of widely varying length) I had, only one of them was a losing one. I think I'll go back in mid-Dec. when the hotels are dirt cheap.
FleaStiff
FleaStiff
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November 15th, 2011 at 8:51:02 AM permalink
Yeah, "Dead Week" though unofficially defined usually means low room rates and a noticeable decrease in the throngs ebbing and flowing along the Strip.

Glad your losing streak ended. Good luck.
Doc
Doc
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November 15th, 2011 at 9:04:55 AM permalink
And a lot of the shows dark all week.

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