random ramblings       fred riecke, gamblersdata

random ramblings fred riecke, gamblersdata

...From Awful Announcing comes this gem. In case you thought SEC Network’s Yule Log replacement was ridiculous, just wait until you see what Longhorn Network is doing on Christmas Day – they’re going to be airing BEVO, and nothing but BEVO for five hours. On Thursday, Dec. 25, Longhorn Ne

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Why Black Folks Can't Breathe ; Gone Without a Trace

Why Black Folks Can’t Breathe ; Gone Without a Trace

Commentary by Jason Whitlock ESPN Why Blacks Folks Can't Breathe Order rooted in and maintained and restored by fear, intimidation, brutality and incarceration is immoral and untenable. Justice is order's intended soul mate. But serving justice is twice as hard as serving fear. The

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'Inherent Vice' A Real Trip ; Chris Rock Saves 'Top Five'

‘Inherent Vice’ A Real Trip ; Chris Rock Saves ‘Top Five’

MOVIE REVIEW - 'INHERENT VICE' MOVIE INFO "Inherent Vice," is the seventh feature from Paul Thomas Anderson and the first ever film adaption of a Thomas Pynchon novel. When private eye Doc Sportello's ex-old lady suddenly out of nowhere shows up with a story about her current billionaire lan

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Rules Guy Tackles Hygiene and Tabling;  A Poker Life - Pratyush Buddiga ;  Controlling Fear

Rules Guy Tackles Hygiene and Tabling; A Poker Life – Pratyush Buddiga ; Controlling Fear

The Rules Guy: How To Conduct Yourself At The Poker Table The Rules Guy Tackles Poker Table Hygiene and Tabling Cards by Card Player News Team Most players learn poker’s explicit rules pretty quickly: the “one-chip rule,” for example, or “verbal declarations are binding.” But not

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2015 Golf Props ; MLB Futures ; Daily Fantasy Sports Tips

2015 Golf Props ; MLB Futures ; Daily Fantasy Sports Tips

  2015 Golf Major Props By VI News VegasInsider.com Golf bettors looking to get down on some early action can turn their attention to Sportsbook.ag, a major offshore outfit. Along with weekly tournament futures, the oddsmakers at Sportsbook.ag have opened three props for the 2015

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9 Ways to Ring in 2015 ; 20 Restaurants for NY Eve ; Best Clubs for NY Eve

9 Ways to Ring in 2015 ; 20 Restaurants for NY Eve ; Best Clubs for NY Eve

  9 Ways to Ring in the New Year   BY JOHN KATSILOMETES www.vegasmagazine.com Vegas will never disappoint when it’s time to ring in the New Year, but this year’s options are weirder and more wonderful than ever. Tip: start your planning now. It’s said that time is suspe

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California Poker Bill Falls Short ; Reid Switches to Support Online Ban ; Who's the Best in College Football in 2014?

California Poker Bill Falls Short ; Reid Switches to Support Online Ban ; Who’s the Best in College Football in 2014?

  New California Poker Bill fails to adequately address the biggest stumbling block By: Hartley Henderson - Exclusive to OSGA.com   It's hard to fathom that Nevada and New Jersey have already started offering online poker while California is really not even close. After the

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Stevenson KO's Sukhotsky in 5th ; Machida Body Kick Dumps Dollaway

Stevenson KO’s Sukhotsky in 5th ; Machida Body Kick Dumps Dollaway

Adonis Stevenson KO's Sukhotsky By Brian Campbell | ESPN.com Stevenson Finishes Sukhotsky With One-Punch KO WBC light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson punished former title challenger Dmitry Sukhotsky for five rounds before knocking Sukhotsky out with a powerful left hand. In a year

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Crazy Gambling Stories from November ; Congress Checks on Internet Gambling

Crazy Gambling Stories from November ; Congress Checks on Internet Gambling

Crazy Gambling Stories From November From 90-Year-Old Busted For Poker Game To Lawyer' Gambling Debts by Brian Pempus www/cardplayer.com The gambling world can sometimes produce really off-the-wall stories. Every month there are plenty of cases of individuals going to extreme lengths to pay b

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New Vegas Bars ; Hotels for Vegas Loving Hipsters ; Vegas Dresses Up for the Holidays

New Vegas Bars ; Hotels for Vegas Loving Hipsters ; Vegas Dresses Up for the Holidays

New Vegas bars on the block by Miranda Boyd www.blog.vegas.com Las Vegas is constantly growing and changing. And the bar is always being raised. Usually that’s just a figure of speech that probably comes from sports or something. But in Vegas, it means new bars pop up that make everyone ta

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Playoff Preview and Coaching Carousel ; Playoff Outlook

Playoff Preview and Coaching Carousel ; Playoff Outlook

College Notebook By Bruce Marshall VegasInsider.com PLAYOFF PREVIEW "Wow, I wish college basketball would determine its national champion the way they do it in college football!" We haven't heard anyone say the above, except in jest, in decades. Nor do we expect to hear it seriously in

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random ramblings       fred riecke, gamblersdata

random ramblings fred riecke, gamblersdata

...Early this year, billionaire Las Vegas casino owner Sheldon Adelson saw his company fall victim to a cyber attack. Months later, there is evidence that it came from Iran, Bloomberg Businessweek reported on Thursday. Adelson has a net worth of $27.4 billion and is the 22nd-wealthiest person in t

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Easy Math in Poker ; Bluffers Might Be Maniacs ; No Gambling Ban in Fed Spending Bill

Easy Math in Poker ; Bluffers Might Be Maniacs ; No Gambling Ban in Fed Spending Bill

Easy math can lead to strong poker play by Irene Edith www.gamingtoday.com As I play low-limit Texas hold’em in local casinos, it seems few, if any, of my opponents use the poker odds. There are two parts: the card odds and the pot odds. That gives me a huge edge over these opponents. A qu

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'Wild' - Heartfelt and Haunting ; 'Exodus: Gods and Kings' Will Send You to the Exits Early

‘Wild’ – Heartfelt and Haunting ; ‘Exodus: Gods and Kings’ Will Send You to the Exits Early

MOVIE REVIEW - 'WILD' MOVIE INFO With the dissolution of her marriage and the death of her mother, Cheryl Strayed has lost all hope. After years of reckless, destructive behavior, she makes a rash decision. With absolutely no experience, driven only by sheer determination, Cheryl hikes more

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NFL Conduct Policy Flawed ;  Athletes as Activists - Is It a Turn Off for Fans?

NFL Conduct Policy Flawed ; Athletes as Activists – Is It a Turn Off for Fans?

LINDSAY GIBBS MORE FROM LINDSAY www.sportsonearth.com NEW NFL CONDUCT POLICY STILL FLAWED Ever since the Ray Rice Elevator Video was released on TMZ, the NFL has been working on overhauling its conduct policy so that in future situations, they will not so royally screw things up and furthe

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