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Those slot club promotions
Jerry "Stickman" takes you through the slot-club promotions and explains the truth behind some of the ones that sound good but aren't so hot.
Deal Me In: Math trumps kitchen table consensus
Mark Pilarski answers a reader's question about hand rankings in Three Card Poker.
Juicy Stakes awarding $2,000 in bonuses to blackjack, video poker and roulette players
Players have until Feb. 24 to claim their share of the $2,000 prize pool.
The Reel Life: Assault with a deadly reptile edition
A man who threw a live alligator through a Wendy's drive-through window is facing multiple criminal charges, because alligators are dangerous.
Electronic table games
John Grochowski checks out the new hot wave in table games: those electronic ones!
Best-selling author Frank Scoblete answers the question "Are slot machines intelligent?"
Pala Casino Spa and Resort to celebrate Chinese New Year through Feb. 20
Blackjack, Pai Gow Poker and baccarat players at Pala Casino Spa and Resort can celebrate the Lunar New Year, The Year of the Monkey, Feb. 8-20, and win extra cash in the casino's $30,000 Good Luck & Good Fortune Drawing.
Hitting soft 17 is good for the casino
John Grochowski explains why dealers hitting a soft 17 increases the house edge against the player and why "loose" slot machines are no longer placed near the aisles.
Which card counting system is for you?
John Marchel discusses the strength of various card counting systems. Is there one here for you?
Deal Me In: Prune the hedges from your craps game
Mark Pilarski answer's a reader's question about hedging bets in craps, then delves into the history of the word "jackpot."
The Reel Life: Excessive playing cards edition
How many playing cards is too many? The Reel Life and the Thai government are not in agreement on this.
Two Table Mountain Casino players from Fresno win massive cash jackpots
Sheldon won $85,846.33 playing his favorite keno machine, while Evelyn won $65,150.22.
Stacked symbols and Megabucks
John Grochowski explains what it means for a slot machine to have "stacked symbols" and how Megabucks works in various casinos and jurisdictions.
Understanding 'expected value' in video poker
Henry Tamburin explains why certain strategies at video poker will return more money to the player.
The Reel Life: It's your funeral edition
A poker game at a funeral sounds like a nice idea, but this one took it a little far for the Reel Life's taste.
The new 'in thing': Electronic table games
John Grochowski explains how the new "in thing," meaning electronic table games, actually operate.
Ask the Slot Expert: Stopping a slot machine's spin
Should I stop the spin on a slot machine? Slots in bars and restaurants in Illinois.
Top 10 highlights of my first (non-business) trip to Vegas
Casino City's Dan Podheiser took his first Vegas vacation this weekend. Here are his takeaways.
Math can be madness
John Grochowski tackles the math of a video poker game and he shows that such math is not easy to do.
Class II or Class III machines?
Jerry "Stickman" explains when a video poker game is actually not a video poker game by looking at Class II and Class III machines in Indian casinos.
Slots.LV's $5,000 welcome bonus is now better than ever
The welcome package consists of a 200% match bonus up to $1,000 and eight 100% match bonuses, up to $500 each, for use on every game in the casino!
The Reel Life: Marriage advice edition
One happy couple in California just celebrated their 82nd wedding anniversary. No, that's not a typo.
More on taxes and the effects on video poker
John Grochowski tackles the issue of the IRS' desire to change how much must be reported to them for tax purposes. He shows how Jacks or Better would have to be changed to accommodate the proposed law and give players the same returns at the game.
Slotland launches 10s or Better video poker game
The online casino is also offering a freebie and a deposit bonus to try the new game from Wednesday to Saturday.
Win surprise gifts at Game Village every day
GameVillage is running a "Hot Slots" promotion to celebrate the release of 10 new slot games, and there are additional promotions in each of its bingo rooms.
Foxwoods reports Dec. 2015 slot revenue
Slot revenue for the month was up 4.4% from the same month the previous year.