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!



Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Gambling With an Edge - guests Romes & Bruce

Our guests this week are two professional blackjack players.  In addition to counting cards they exploit casino carnival games, and various casino side bets.


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Thursday, February 16, 2017

Gambling With an Edge - guest Ed Thorp

The guest this week is Ed Thorp. the father of modern blackjack. His book Beat the Dealer was the first to discuss card counting, and paved the way for thousands of card counters over the last 50+ years.  His new book is A Man For All Markets.



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Thursday, February 9, 2017

Gambling With an Edge - Blackjack Ball 2017

Our guests this week are Max Rubin, Don Johnson and Anthony Curtis. We discuss this year's Blackjack Ball.  The Blackjack Ball has been going on for 21 years, and is hosted by Max Rubin.  This year Don Johnson was voted into the Blackjack Hall of Fame, and Anthony Curtis won the skills competition. For more details on the Ball see Bob Dancer's article at Gambling With an Edge

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Thursday, February 2, 2017

Gambling With an Edge - Super Bowl 2017

Our guests this week are Frank B. and Anthony Curtis. We discuss this week's super bowl, and talk about proposition bets, as well as some good places to watch the game.

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