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, February 20, 2020

Gambling With an Edge - listener emails part 2

No guest again this week as Bob and I answer listener questions plucked from the mail bag,

We welcome your questions - send them to us at, or you can find me at @RWM21 on Twitter or

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Show Notes

[00:00]  Introduction
[00:46]  Reconciling personal records with casino win-loss statements
[05:15]  Checking OSN and other databases
[07:04]  Variations in DDB 9/6
[10:22]  Blackjack counting, cover, and Wonging
[12:13]  Hole-carding player banked table games
[13:50]  Video poker pay table errors
[14:40]  UTH hole-carding strategy and tips
[16:32]  Handicapping the XFL
[17:32]  Blackjack bet spreads
[18:45]  Learning blackjack indices
[19:46]  Cage demands to see a counter's identification
[22:57]  Getting spoiled by a great play
[27:47]  Sportsbook refuses to cash tickets without ID
[30:15]  Roulette comps question
[31:39]  South Point Casino February Promotions - free buffets, email free play, free video poker classes
[33:56] - gold membership offers correction on most games
[35:25]  Why doesn't GWAE have a Patreon account?
[37:34]  What games should a Vegas AP learn first?
[40:33]  What ever happened to Jerry Patterson
[41:32]  Vegas AP meetups
[42:55]  Life after AP
[43:46]  How to learn new ways to beat casinos
[47:31]  Tipping on a six-figure win
[49:42]  Tax withholding question
[51:47]  Casino offers and EV
[53:28]  Following a sloppy dealer from table to table
[55:42]  An NFL promo with a potential loophole
[58:34]  Recommended - Speak Up Storytelling podcast, Story Collider podcast

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