'The Place Beyond the Pines' on a Collision Course; 'Room237' Revisits 'The Shining'

‘The Place Beyond the Pines’ on a Collision Course; ‘Room237’ Revisits ‘The Shining’

  Film Review: 'The Place Beyond the Pines' Movie Info The highly anticipated new drama from director Derek Cianfrance ("Blue Valentine") powerfully explores the consequences of motorcycle rider Luke's (Academy Award nominee Ryan Gosling) fateful decision to commit a crime to support h

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Looking Out for the Ladies in WSOP; When Hunger Strikes!; Risk vs Reward

Looking Out for the Ladies in WSOP; When Hunger Strikes!; Risk vs Reward

Good Looking Out for the Ladies, WSOP By Dan Katz www.pokernewsdaily.com The schedule for the 2013 World Series of Poker was announced last week and with it came the usual commentary from the poker community about what has changed and what has stayed the same. One of the most interesting moves

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Bellagio Blooms; The Cognac Lounge; Luxor Features 'Game of Thrones'; Graffiti Arrest Downtown

Bellagio Blooms; The Cognac Lounge; Luxor Features ‘Game of Thrones’; Graffiti Arrest Downtown

Las Vegas: Bellagio brings on the spring blooms By Jay Jones LA Times Travel Giant tulips and raindrops tower over fresh spring flowers inside the Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens. Just in time for the arrival of spring, the Conservatory and Botanical Gardens at Bellagio are t

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On Tim McCarver; Gottlieb Fiasco Just Phony Outrage

On Tim McCarver; Gottlieb Fiasco Just Phony Outrage

David Roth More from David www.sportsonearth.com Oh Baby, He Loved It Broadcaster Tim McCarver announced his retirement earlier this week. Since he announced earlier this week that he'd be retiring from broadcasting after this year's World Series, the discussion about Tim McCarver -- whic

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More States Eye Sports Betting; NL and AL Futures

More States Eye Sports Betting; NL and AL Futures

  More States Look to Get in the Sports Betting Game By: Joe Drape - nytimes.com It is a lucrative time of year for Nevada, where more than $200 million will be wagered in sports books on the men's college basketball tournament, a pot of money that has budget- crunched states across the

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Alvarado Edges Rios; Sherdog's Pound for Pound Top 10

Alvarado Edges Rios; Sherdog’s Pound for Pound Top 10

Mike Alvarado wins rematch Associated Press Alvarado Gets Revenge LAS VEGAS -- Mike Alvarado and Brandon Rios had barely got done hitting each other when the talk of a third fight between the two eager warriors began. No reason not to do it again, the way these two like to go after it.

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Neteller to Return? ; Keep It Simple; Betting on the New Pope

Neteller to Return? ; Keep It Simple; Betting on the New Pope

Neteller Eyes Return to U.S. Market By Dan Katz www.pokernewsdaily Neteller, the e-wallet of choice for Americans during the online poker boom, is looking to make a return to the States. Six years after the payment processor exited the U.S. market after running afoul of the Department of Jus

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random ramblings       fred riecke, gamblersdata

random ramblings fred riecke, gamblersdata

...Novak Djokovic, the world No. 1, cruised through to round four; Maria Sharapova, the world No. 2, had to fight a little harder to get there. But for Lauren Davis, the third round of the Sony Open proved both disappointing and painful. She got stung on the butt by a wasp. Then she drew blood on he

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random ramblings       fred riecke, gamblersdata

random ramblings fred riecke, gamblersdata

...Serena Williams survived her third round match in the Sony Open Saturday night by beating more than just Japan's Ayumi Morita. With traffic snarled from her hotel to the stadium, and limited time before the beginning of her match, Williams had to think of an alternative way to transport herself

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Caesar's Has a Food University; 10 Hottest Pool Parties; Gansevoort - Thank You; Sports Bars with Good Food

Caesar’s Has a Food University; 10 Hottest Pool Parties; Gansevoort – Thank You; Sports Bars with Good Food

Caesars Palace’s Food University is fantasy camp for foodies by Kristine McKenzie www.blog.vegas.com Maybe you dream of becoming the next Julia Child or being a contestant on a reality TV cooking show. Or maybe you just really love food. Whatever the case may be, Food University at Caesars P

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Asked and Answered; Handling Big Slick; Build the Pots You Can Win

Asked and Answered; Handling Big Slick; Build the Pots You Can Win

Gavin Griffin -- Asked And Answered Griffin Takes On Questions Of All Kinds by Gavin Griffin www.cardplayer.com People in the poker community often come up to me and ask about whatever is on their mind. Some of these questions are good questions, and some are bad beat stories in disguise

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These Croods are for Kids; These Sapphires Shimmer

These Croods are for Kids; These Sapphires Shimmer

MOVIE REVIEW - THE CROODS Movie Info - The Croods tells the story of the world's first family road trip. When their cave is destroyed, the Crood family must embark on a comedy adventure into strange and spectacular territory in search of a new home. As if patriarch Grug (Cage) didn't already h

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NCAA's Fuzzy Math; Socialize Risk and Privatize Profit - Welcome to the NFL

NCAA’s Fuzzy Math; Socialize Risk and Privatize Profit – Welcome to the NFL

Dan Wetzel Yahoo! Expert www.yahoo.com O'Bannon case against NCAA sheds light on big-time athletic departments' fuzzy math The looming possibility that on June 1 a federal judge in U.S. District Court in Northern California could grant the potentially earth-shattering lawsuit of O'Bannon v. NC

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High Roller Scams Jackpot; Caesar's Fined For Not Kicking Out High Roller; Government Continues Off Shore Targets

High Roller Scams Jackpot; Caesar’s Fined For Not Kicking Out High Roller; Government Continues Off Shore Targets

High Roller Scams Crown Casino Game for Over $30 Million By Dan Katz www.pokernewsdaily.com Apparently, taking millions of dollars from Melbourne’s Crown Casino is much easier than cleaning Terry Benedict’s vault. In a scam reminiscent of one of the “Ocean’s” films, though with far

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Johnson Decisions Arlovski; Stieglitz Surprises Abraham

Johnson Decisions Arlovski; Stieglitz Surprises Abraham

  Anthony Johnson notches WSOF win By Franklin McNeil | ESPN.com ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. -- Just two years ago Anthony Johnson was competing at 170 pounds. But Saturday night at Revel Resort & Casino he ventured into the heavyweight division for the first time. If that wasn't enoug

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