Biggest European Gambling Capital – Glasgow

Well this came as a surprise to me.  Although I have visited a couple of Glaswegian casinos in recent years however for a new survey to announce that Glasgow is the gambling capital of Europe was rather unexpected.    The reason I’d never considered it, is because I still think of gambling in a fairly traditional way – visiting a casino for a night out or playing standard casino games online.  The reality is that at least in the UK the real money is in those nasty little ‘fixed odds’ …

Bellagio Quartet in $1 Million Scam

An amazing yet ultimately very simple crime has just hit the court in Las vegas, involving two former casino croupiers and two of their friends. Together they managed to siphon more than a million dollars off craps tables from the Bellagio casino on the Las Vegas strip.   However this didn’t involve playing roulette but a very specific table game well known for it’s fast pace and sometimes confusing gameplay.
James Cooper Jr. and Mark William Branco were both fired from the Bellagio when the scheme came to light and were …