A Brief History of Gambling in America

The United States has a well-documented history of gambling that predates the arrival of The Mayflower and still continues to evolve. Pre-colonial gaming was very common and gambling in America has been going on for centuries, practiced by both the natives and the European. Today, we will trace the history of gambling in the United […]

What Are Your Odds of Finding Love?

As a poker player, you certainly love to ponder what the likely outcome of a specific situation is. There is no shame in that and it’s just the nature of what you do. Have you ever wondered, though, what the chances of finding love are? As it turns out, they aren’t so good after all, […]

Will Buying More Tickets Help You Win the Lottery?

We are all suckers for the lottery. Yes, some of us might be of a more pragmatic turn of mind and dismiss the idea of winning the big pot altogether, but none of us would ever actually say no to a winning ticket. And speaking of tickets, one question remains: can you boost your odds […]