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!



Thursday, April 27, 2017

Gambling With an Edge - guest James McManus author of Cowboys Full part 2

Our guest this week is James McManus.  James is the author of several books, and many magazine articles.  He is also an avid poker player.  Today is part two of his history of poker, Cowboys Full.


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Thursday, April 20, 2017

Gambling With an Edge - guest James McManus author of Cowboys Full

Our guest this week is James McManus.  James is the author of several books, and many magazine articles.  He is also an avid poker player.  Today we discuss his history of poker, Cowboys Full.


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Thursday, April 13, 2017

Gambling With an Edge - guest Kelly Sun - Queen of Sorts

Our guest this week is Kelly Sun. The media dubbed her the "Queen of Sorts," and her team mates called her a "baccarat machine." You know her as the mysterious Chinese woman behind the Phil Ivey edge sorting cases in London, and Atlantic City. Also on this show is Michael Kaplan, who has written about Kelly for the NY Times, and Cigar Aficionado, and Lori Chang.  Lori is a former member of the MIT blackjack team, and friend of Kelly. Kelly sometimes has trouble with English, and Lori came along to help translate, and share a few stories of her own. 

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Thursday, April 6, 2017

Gambling With an Edge - guests Romes & Bruce 2

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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