aceofspades
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July 27th, 2018 at 11:37:24 AM permalink
Arrived about 90 minutes ago - checked into the room - relaxed for a few minutes, then ventured down to the casino floor to play
I had $50 in FSP so I sat down at a 3D WOF machine to play $5/pull

First pull made $6
Second pull made $3
Then nothing for 5 pulls
Eight pull hit for $75
Nada on the ninth
And, apropos, $10 on the tenth for a total of +94


I ventured over to the high limit blackjack pit and bought in for 3k
There is not much to say other than I was completely massacred
Lost 6 double downs, lost 5 splits and dealer had 9 natural blackjacks in 2 shoes
The 3k is gone

Debating whether to drive home
vegas
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July 27th, 2018 at 11:49:49 AM permalink
You usually lose early and win late. No time to quit on the first day.
50-50-90 Rule: Anytime you have a 50-50 chance of getting something right, there is a 90% probability you'll get it wrong
Ayecarumba
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July 27th, 2018 at 12:20:47 PM permalink
Ouch. Do you have a loss limit per session that was ignored?
When I die, I want everyone who ever worked with me on a group project to lower me into my grave so they can let me down one last time.
TigerWu
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July 27th, 2018 at 12:42:08 PM permalink
Quote: aceofspades


I ventured over to the high limit blackjack pit and bought in for 3k
There is not much to say other than I was completely massacred
Lost 6 double downs, lost 5 splits and dealer had 9 natural blackjacks in 2 shoes
The 3k is gone



Oh, god, don't let ZK see this....

What was the minimum bet in the high limit room there?
aceofspades
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July 27th, 2018 at 1:38:51 PM permalink
Quote: vegas

You usually lose early and win late. No time to quit on the first day.



Yeah just really threw me off that it happened in 15 minutes or so
aceofspades
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July 27th, 2018 at 1:39:32 PM permalink
Quote: Ayecarumba

Ouch. Do you have a loss limit per session that was ignored?



Apparently not - I got caught up in the moment
aceofspades
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July 27th, 2018 at 1:39:47 PM permalink
Quote: TigerWu

Oh, god, don't let ZK see this....

What was the minimum bet in the high limit room there?



$100
heatmap
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July 27th, 2018 at 2:52:14 PM permalink
Quote: aceofspades

Arrived about 90 minutes ago - checked into the room - relaxed for a few minutes, then ventured down to the casino floor to play
I had $50 in FSP so I sat down at a 3D WOF machine to play $5/pull

First pull made $6
Second pull made $3
Then nothing for 5 pulls
Eight pull hit for $75
Nada on the ninth
And, apropos, $10 on the tenth for a total of +94


I ventured over to the high limit blackjack pit and bought in for 3k
There is not much to say other than I was completely massacred
Lost 6 double downs, lost 5 splits and dealer had 9 natural blackjacks in 2 shoes
The 3k is gone

Debating whether to drive home



Were all hands about one off from the other? As in if you had a 17 the dealer either had 17 or 18? or you have 18 they have 19 and so on? Was there a shuffle machine? If not ignore this question
aceofspades
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July 27th, 2018 at 3:49:01 PM permalink
Quote: heatmap

Were all hands about one off from the other? As in if you had a 17 the dealer either had 17 or 18? or you have 18 they have 19 and so on? Was there a shuffle machine? If not ignore this question



It was a hand shuffle and yes, plenty of 'one off' hands - especially when I had 20 and dealer made 21
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July 27th, 2018 at 4:58:14 PM permalink
Quote: aceofspades

It was a hand shuffle and yes, plenty of 'one off' hands - especially when I had 20 and dealer made 21



Ugh. Hate that

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