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 nature of show business I need a reliable income... gambling. So here you will read about both worlds. Enjoy!



Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Gambling With an Edge - Guest Joe Navarro

Our guest this week is Joe Navarro, author of Read 'Em and Reap, 200 Poker Tells, and several other books on reading body language. For 25 years, Joe Navarro worked as an FBI special agent in the area of counterintelligence and behavioral assessment. Today he is one of the world's leading experts on nonverbal communications and lectures and consults with major corporations worldwide. He is an adjunct professor at Saint Leo University and frequently lectures at the Harvard Business School. 

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Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Gambling With an Edge - Guest Barry Meadow  

Our guest this week is Barry Meadow, author of Money Secrets at the Racetrack,  which we discuss today. This is not a handicapping book,  but more about the thinking behind deciding which horse to bet,  and how much.

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Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Gambling With an Edge - guest blackjack player Steve Waugh

Our guest this week is blackjack player Steve Waugh.  We talk to Steve about how he went from engineer to professional blackjack player, and discuss some of the crazy things that have happened to him in casinos. Think that card counters can't be barred in Atlantic City? Don't throw your water bottle in the trash too hard.


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Tuesday, January 5, 2016

Gambling With an Edge - guest Jeffrey Compton publisher of CDC Gaming Reports

Our guest this week is Jeffrey Compton, the publisher of CDC Gaming Reports.  We discuss the takeover of the Review Journal by Sheldon Adelson, and Jeffrey's new book which looks at how slot clubs work, and how they have changed over the last 20 years.


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