Here is a long list of senior discounts sent to me by Bill Clark. I was surprised at how extensive this list is – and it is especially useful that it tells you when each business decides you are “old.” Read more… »
Archives for February, 2012
Here are some questions asked of me recently, either in the “Comments” or in private e-mails. By the way my e-mail address is queenofcomps@ cox.net. I do try to answer all e-mails as soon as I can. However, please don’t ask me broad questions Read more… »
Yes, it is true Brad entered a new decade of his life. He turned 80 on January 18 while we were at the Horseshoe in Hammond, Indiana. It was a great time to use up a Harrah’s Seven Star Celebration Dinner at their fine steakhouse. Read more… »
I just received brand new information about changes in slot clubs at two major casino companies, MGM and Caesars. Read more… »
Awhile back there was a very long – and sometimes heated – discussion on the vpFREE forum about losing streaks and when to move from one machine or game to another. Some of the “math people” chimed in with numbers, and formulas, and percentages – all good information to prove their points. However, I finally came into the discussion to help out those who just wanted some general guidelines without doing any complex calculations.
Here were my non-math comments:
If you are doing a negative play, move around and change machines and games as much as you want, for any old reason, logical or not. Read more… »
I want to recommend a new book by my friend, Barney Vinson. The Big Spin is fiction but I have often heard Barney talk about his experiences working in casinos down through the years, so I know that this a true-to-life story. It is a tale of the old Vegas, showing the glitz and glamor side at the top but with a dark underbelly of mob influence, crime, and a mortal struggle for those at the bottom.
If you like to read about how Vegas life used to be Read more… »
Here is the most recent YouTube video in the popular series of free educational gambling videos presented by Steve Bourie on his American Casino Guide Web site: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vGGxU3a3N8o. I give many hints on how to ”do” Vegas frugally so you can keep more money in your gambling bankroll.