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An Outrage? Two Atlantic City Casinos Playing with 51 Card Decks

This is an outrage. Did you hear what happened in Atlantic City, where two casinos were fined after it was disclosed that their blackjack games were running on 51 card decks. Bally’s Atlantic City was fined $18,000 and the Showboat, $10,000. Both casinos are calling the situations accidents. At Bally’s, the dealer ignored a warning […]

The World’s Greatest Blackjack Book

Is there such a thing?  Well, if we are to go by the title, then there is.  This book is titled “The World’s Greatest Blackjack Book” (yeah I know, where is the creativity?) and is written by Lance Humble, Ph.D. and Carl Cooper, Ph. D.  As it is written by two men with doctorates in […]

“Bringing Down The House” by Ben Mezrich

I just finished reading “Bringing Down the House: The Inside Story of Six M.I.T. Students Who Took Vegas for Millions”.  It is a nonfiction book about six MIT students and an ex-MIT professor who use a card counting system, acting skills, sometimes makeup, and teamwork to win, and on a few occasions lose, a lot of money – […]



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