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  • 16 September 2008

    Barney Frank's HR 6870 Bill Approved

    Today, the House Financial Services Committee reviewed and approved Barney Frank’s second version of his Payments System Protection Act. It was voted through by a 30-19 vote. The bill was initially discussed and verbally voted through. Spencer Bachus, a Republican Congressman then stood up and requested a formal roll call vote at 5.00PM ET. This paved the way for the bill to pass through with ease.

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  • 16 September 2008

    BlackJack Tournament Series (Part 3 of 7) - Tournament Blackjack Introduction

    In a standard setup, a blackjack tournament will last several rounds with up to 6 players battling out each round. On completion of each round, only one or two players will progress to the next level. A preset number of hands will be played each round. All players will start the round will an equal amount of chips. The player (or players) with the largest remaining bankroll will continue.

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  • 16 September 2008

    2nd World Series of Mahjong Sept 19th - Sept 21st 2008

    The success of the hit TV show Casino, has created interest in Mahjong throughout Asia. The show teaches you the basic game rules. You will be guided through the steps during real game play. The game is played, pitting the  hosts against the guests. If any guest happens to win 5 continuous sets, they will receive a prize of 500,000 NT dollars. The Much-TV show revitalized Mahjong and has made the game fashionable within Taiwanese communities.

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  • 16 September 2008

    The World’s Best Restaurants Found in Las Vegas

    People from all over the United States, and other countries as well, travel to the great city of Las Vegas, Nevada to dine at some the best restaurants found in the world. Many of these restaurants receive the highest rankings; with AAA Five Diamond, Mobile Guide Ratings of up to 4 Stars, a Zagat Survey has been awarded to a choice few and many food digest and magazines have given recognition to their outstanding foods and services.

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  • 16 September 2008

    Badugi Poker - The Bluffers Game

    I played Badugi a couple of years ago and got hooked on the game. It can be loosely described as poker, occasionally referred to as Asian Poker. It’s a game of nerve. Bluffing is a big factor. It’s fairly easy  to pick up, but the game has so many interesting approaches to it. If you have played razz or 5 card draw, I’m sure you will enjoy this refreshing new game. Badugi is a 4 card poker game, offered online at Carbon Poker, so also available to US players.

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  • 15 September 2008

    Barney Frank Internet Gambling Bill : HR 6870

    On Thursday, Congressman Barney Frank proposed a new online gambling bill, the HR 6870. The bill is scheduled to be recommended tomorrow, Tuesday 16th September 2008 to the House Financial Services Committee. One of five proposals to enter room 2128 of the Rayburn House Office Building, at 1:00pm ET, in Washington, D.C., the HR 6870 offers online gamblers a glimmer of hope.

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  • 15 September 2008

    Blackjack Tournament Series (Part 2 of 7)

    I’m not a big fan of history for facts. “His” Story”, implies whoever said it done it, nonetheless, it makes interesting reading. Most games evolve from something, so we will never really get a black and white answer to the question.Paper and cards are thought to have been invented in china, 95 BC, but was first reported by Ts’ai Lun, an Imperial Court Official to the Chinese Emperor 200 years later.

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  • 15 September 2008

    Great Poker Bonus Offers!

    You can find great bonus offers on our Online Poker Deposit Bonus Promotions page, where new customers in the U.S. can get a 100% bonus up to $50 free and new players in the U.K. area get a 200% sign-up offer for up to €1,000!

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  • 08 September 2008

    Loads of Bingo Bonuses

    Listen up my sheet daubing friends; you can find a lot of bingo bonuses on our Bingo Bonus offers page, with a 200% bonus up to £350 free on our newest arrival of Paddy Power, sporting Parlay software to give you the most exciting online daubing action. So it may not allow U.S. players, but if you look right above Paddy Power there are several Parlay bingo halls allowing states players, with a new hall to our page of which many of you may have already seen.

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  • 06 September 2008

    Pauma Tribe offer Virtual Casino with a Twist

    In an innovative attempt to attract gamblers to its Valley Centre, the Pauma Tribe of North County, California, are now offering online casino games. State regulators are still deliberating whether the games are legal. A gambling watchdog group has also stepped forward to state that the games have no proper licensing. Last month, the Pauma Band of Mission Indians, opened a virtual casino on their website. The games include video slot machines, card and table games.

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