China busts $250m illegal gambling junket operator
Categories: illegal, offline casinos 9 Nov 2021 339
Reading time: 1 min, 238 words

China busts $250m illegal gambling junket operator

Chinese officials continue to crack down on unlawful gaming. With China outlawing all kinds of gambling and prosecuting wrongdoers abroad, everything save the National Lottery is banned. Authorities in Heilongjiang and Jilin provinces have uncovered a criminal enterprise that provided junket services and transported Chinese high rollers to Tigre de Cristal,...

Archie Karas interview
Categories: gambling history, interviews, live poker, video 24 Apr 2021 340

Archie Karas interview

Archie Karas, a gambler who started with $50 in 1995 and made it into $40 million in three years, only to lose it all in three weeks. Man with one of the most outstanding streaks in gambling history tells his life story. Article about Karas

A poker player has been sentenced to prison for film piracy
Categories: crime, live poker 3 Aug 2021 341
Reading time: 2 min, 365 words

A poker player has been sentenced to prison for film piracy

After confessing to running subscription-based websites that illegally streamed thousands of copyright-protected movies and television series to customers, poker player Talon White was sentenced to 12 months in federal prison. When he was detained in November 2019 and charged with copyright infringement and tax evasion, the Newport, Oregon native identified his...

Interview with a Compulsive Gambler
Categories: interviews, video 31 Jul 2022 343

Interview with a Compulsive Gambler

Interview and photograph of Daniel, a compulsive gambler in New York City, by Soft White Underbelly. Compulsive gambling, often known as gambling disorder, is the uncontrolled need to continue gambling despite the negative consequences. Gambling involves putting something valuable at risk in the expectation of gaining something even more valuable.

The incredible poker story of Mike Matusow
Categories: live poker, online poker, video 6 Feb 2022 346

The incredible poker story of Mike Matusow

Mike "The Mouth" Matusow is one of the most well-known and entertaining poker players of our time. He is well-known for his dramatic blowups at the poker table as well as his amusing antics. His nickname, the Mouth, is well deserved because he has a loud mouth at the poker...

Arbitrage Betting Explained
Categories: sports betting, video 20 Apr 2022 346

Arbitrage Betting Explained

Hello there, guys! In today's video, I show how I used math to generate money from sports betting and ended up being blacklisted as a result. This strategy is known as arbitrage betting, and it is a risk-free approach to benefit from betting. In this video, I go over the...

500k Divine fortune jackpot
Categories: online casinos, slots 17 Apr 2022 350
Reading time: less than 1 min, 172 words

500k Divine fortune jackpot

In contrast to a fixed jackpot, the amount you can win from a progressive jackpot changes every time a player wagers on a progressive video slot. Typically, a little percentage of each wager is added to the prize pool, which continues to grow until one lucky player wins the progressive...