I have two distinct lives. One in the trenches of low-budget film and television, the other in professional gambling. Because of the feast-or-famine winpoker bitcoin exchange of show business I need a reliable income gambling.
So here you will read about both worlds. We talk about card rooms in California, as well as some of his personal struggles. Our guest this week is Molded Truths. That is the handle he uses on the blackjack message boards. MT has played all across the US, and in many foreign countries. He has been manhandled a few times by casino security, and this has lead to some successful lawsuits against casinos which we discuss. Is Columbia dangerous for AP?
How much does Molded Truths play these days? Where is Bitcoin heading to? The guest this week is Bob Nersesian. Bob is a frequent guest to the show, and always entertaining. Bob is the lawyer who advocates for the players against the casinos, and has successfully sued many Vegas casinos on the behalf of players.
Today we discuss questions submitted by our listeners. The Donovan case in Indiana and various conditions of trespassing. Can a sportsbook in Nevada refuse to pay a player due to posting an off number? Is it a malfunction when a player hits a jackpot wagered with the slot credit higher than the amount offered by the casino host? Bob’s view on lowering the Nevada bar exam’s passing score and omitting essay on commercial paper. A player who was self excluded from Caesars in Atlantic City about 15 yrs ago, hit a jackpot at a Caesar’s property in Arizona. What happens to a 7-card straight flush in Fortune Pai-Gow Poker when other players muck their hands?
Syria than supported attacking Iraq. Would it be better to carry chips rather than cash in consideration of civil forfeiture? Recent uptick of Suspicious Action Reports. Do you have to show I. 12,000 just spits out a ticket. 12,000 the casino insists on showing I. Is it true that TSA can’t legally open a sealed envelope if it made it through the x-ray?
Our guest this week is James Vogl. He won a WSOP bracelet at 24. Now he has moved on from the trading world to start something called The Cerebral Gym. Are there still active backgammon club in London? Why did Gus Hansen change his name? How long did James play poker before he got a real job? Did James play a lot of online poker?
Hedge funds, computer, and math skills. P 500 over the years? Why did James leave trading? Did his romantic relationships affect his decision to quit gambling? Do the traders look at themselves as gamblers? Is a press-up the same as a push-up? Does James find the various games he played different or similar?
Does James see himself returning to the gambling world? Our guest this week is Mike Shackleford of the Wizard of Odds, and Wizard of Vegas websites. Mike is a former cohost of Gambling With an Edge, and his websites are the number one resource when people need information about casino games. What does the number 19 trillion represent in the WoO VP strategy calculator? This week our guests are two female advantage players.
Rozanna Travis, and Jo started out as card counters on one of the largest blackjack teams of all times. Over the years they have played with several other teams, as well as individually. This is the second of our two interviews with them. How well did Rozanna Travis and Jo know each other before Blackjack? Getting ripped off and the requirements for joining the Sinatra group.