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Flamingo Las Vegas, Gaming, Las Vegas Casinos, Promotions, Things to Do, Total Rewards

Margaritaville Casino at Flamingo Las Vegas Hosts New, Free Slot Tournaments

This blog is a tremendous fan of free. Now, the Flamingo is offering free slot tournaments on weekends, with prizes of even more free! Specifically, free slot play. One of our favorite forms of free, ever. Here’s the skinny. Or the low-down. Or the 411. Or whatever people call it. Any new or existing Total….

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Celebrities, Gaming, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Hotels, Things to Do

Today’s Featured Dealertainer at The Quad

Today’s featured dealertainer at The Quad is Scott as Garth Brooks. Find out more about the dealertainers at The Quad.

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Gaming, Las Vegas Casinos

This Blog’s Favorite Casino Ads in the History of Gambling as We Know It, Ever

This blog does not love commercials. We use our Tivo remote to blow by commercials on TV, and have clicked “Skip Ad” links since the very invention of the “Skip Ad” link. But the ads in this blog post are different. They’re for Horseshoe casinos around the country, which is cool and all, but somewhat….

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Gaming, Las Vegas Casinos, Rio All-Suites Hotel & Casino

Today’s Video Poker Machine We Need to Locate and Kiss Firmly On the Mouth

A lucky player at Rio Las Vegas was just dealt four aces with a three on a $25 Super Double Double Bonus 5 play video poker machine. Honestly, we have no idea what most of that means, but we do know it resulted in the following. Thanks to the team in the Rio’s high limit….

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Gaming, Harrah's Las Vegas, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Entertainment, Las Vegas Hotels, Las Vegas Restaurants, Nightlife, Things to Do

15 Things We’re Loving at Harrah’s Vegas Right Now

We’ve decided we don’t visit Harrah’s Las Vegas enough. Why? Because there’s so much to love! Here are 15 things this blog is loving about Harrah’s right this very minute. 1. This Shirt Who wouldn’t want to stroll down The Strip with a little Hugh Hefner vibe going on? Get this long-sleeve tee in the….

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Gaming, Las Vegas Casinos

Today’s Casino Jargon: “Washing” the Cards

You may have seen it happen before, but you may not have known there’s a name for it! Casino card game dealers have a very specific procedure they follow related to shuffling the cards. To begin the shuffling process, cards are spread out on the table and moved around randomly. This step in the shuffling….

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Gaming, Las Vegas Casinos, Paris Las Vegas

Lightning Strikes Twice at Paris Las Vegas

Can lightning strike twice? In Las Vegas, hell, yeah, it can. Two lucky players became instant millionaires playing video slots at Paris Las Vegas in recent days. One player hit it big on a Wheel of Fortune machine, to the tune of $1.7 million (on March 26, 2013). A second player snagged a $1.4 million….

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Gaming, Las Vegas Casinos, Planet Hollywood, Promotions

One Hand Loses, Everybody Wins: Mega Beat Progressive Poker Jackpot Hits

It’s called the Mega Beat Progressive Poker Jackpot, and it hit at Planet Hollywood on Mar. 9, 2013, resulting in thousands in cash for a winner who lost (but won, anyway), a winner (who won, then won even more) and hundreds of other players in poker rooms across Las Vegas. Perhaps we should explain. The….

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Flamingo Las Vegas, Gaming, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Restaurants, Nightlife

Lucky Player Clicks Heels Three Times, Wins $1.5 Million at Flamingo Las Vegas

Oh, all right, we made up the heel-clicking part, but the other part is completely true. Gordon, a lucky player at the Margaritaville Casino inside Flamingo Las Vegas, won a whopping $1,452,799.89 playing a “Wizard of Oz” progressive slot on March 9, 2013. Not much is known about the winning video slot machine player, although….

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Caesars Palace, Gaming, Las Vegas Casinos

Two of the Happiest Words in the Universe: Hand Pay

If you’ve seen these words in a Las Vegas casino, you know what we mean. This just happened in the casino at Caesars Palace. “Hand pay,” of course, refers to slot jackpots in a range where printing the amount on one of those ticket in-ticket out deals just won’t cut it. A “hand pay” jackpot….

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Gaming, Las Vegas Casinos

Why Are Casino Dealer Tips Called “Tokes”?

Tips are the grease that lubricate the gears of Las Vegas. Seasoned gamblers know “toking,” or tipping, is a great way to not only thank dealers for their stellar service, but they also ensure a dealer will watch your back (and your bets) during your play so you’ll get the most from your visit to….

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Caesars Palace, Gaming, Las Vegas Casinos

Caesars Palace Adds European Roulette to Its Repertoire

Wandering through the casino at Caesars Palace recently, we were surprised and borderline giddy to see European roulette is now being offered in the iconic casino. That’s right, European roulette. Which means Caesars Palace is one of the few casinos on The Strip that offers topless roulette! Which would be even more awesome if we….

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Gaming, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Hotels, Nightlife, The Linq, The Quad, Things to Do

A Vegas Miracle: The Quad Opens New Casino Area and Catalyst Bar

It seems like only yesterday (because it was yesterday) we were peeking our head in at The Quad’s new casino area, and there was so much to be done! The dealertainer tables were being assembled. The shelves at the new “Q” Wine & Spirits store were yet to be filled. The roulette wheels were being….

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Gaming, Las Vegas Casinos, Las Vegas Hotels, Things to Do

The Quad’s Ready to Give Us All a Swift Kick to the Expectations

We know The Quad hasn’t officially debuted its new casino area and Catalyst Bar yet, but who can wait? We popped in for a sneak peek, and honestly, our mouth’s still agape. Which, admittedly, is not a great look for us, but we digress. The Catalyst Bar is the centerpiece of The Quad’s expanded casino….

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