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    • 23 September 2008

      JACKPOTJOY Slot Winners!!!

      At Jackpotjoy thee are a couple of very happy players. Deal or No Deal made a great deal with Graham T. by making him £152,657 richer!! Wow. What a deal Graham!! He had this to say: “I’m still a bit shocked,” Graham said after his win. “It’s the kind of thing that happens to everybody else and never to you. I think the best word for it is pure disbelief. I just sat at the screen stunned.” “I ran upstairs to wake my wife and let her know.

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    • 23 September 2008

      Kentucky censor online gambling within state walls

      Last week, a Franklin County Circuit judge took the unusual step of ordering the transfer of 141 gambling related, internet domain names. This was part of an attempt to prevent illegal and non regulated online gambling within the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Kentucky will go down on record as being the first US state to bring such actions against a gambling operator resulting in a mass domain seizure. The order was served on Thursday.

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    • 22 September 2008

      Hongkongers' dominate the World Series of Mahjong, 2008.

      Last night, Alex Ho Kwok-hung of Hong Kong defeated an impressive field to win the 2nd World Series of Mahjong title. He outlasted the strongest ever assembled field of Mahjong players, to collect the first place prize of US$500,000 in Macau. Hong Kong is a world force at Mahjong. Not only did Ho Kwon-Hung win the illustrious, tongue twister title of “King of Mahjong from Hong Kong”, his two countrymen filled the 2nd and 3rd place spots. Mr.

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    • 19 September 2008

      World's First Multiple Live Deal Casino service released on 23rd September, 2008.

      On 23rd September, LGS (Live Game Systems), an online gaming service provider will unveil the first ever multiple casino live dealer, offered through EIG in Barcelona. This is new LGS product is the first of its kind anywhere in the world, and will be promoted as the first ever live dealing service to come from multiple licensed bricks and mortar casinos. This will enhance consumer trust within the online casino industry.

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    • 18 September 2008

      EU gambling firms hint at possible WTO case against the USA

      It looks as though gambling firms within the European Union are ready to take the USA to task over the American Governments total disregard for international trading laws. Yesterday, a European industry group hinted at the possibility of filing a dispute with the WTO (World Trade Organization). While EU officials were in Washington to delve into U.S. Justice Department enforcement actions. Lode Van Den Hende, outside counsel for the Remote Gambling Association, told to reporters:

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    • 17 September 2008

      Olympia Group announce intent to push for casino in Maine, USA.

      With the aim of revitalizing a faltering campaign to push for a casino in Oxford County, Maine, a Las Vegas developer has stepped forward with a $100 Million investment offer. It is now down to state voters in November, who have the opportunity to make this a reality. Evergreen Mountain Enterprises was at the center of a legal battle over this move, causing Rumford Layer, Seth Carey to abandon the long running campaign.

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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! You will find the above great offers and several more with these two new poker sites we have just recently added;

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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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    • 05 September 2008

      Big Bonuses at New Absolute Slots Online Casino

      The big bonuses we are talking about at the new Absolute Slots online casino is a 200% welcome bonus up to $400 on first deposits to their new customers, with a total of $1,300 in all for the first four deposits! I’ll be heading over there right now to get my free $10 and try them out and then make my deposit for some real long lasting online fun.

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    • 02 September 2008

      Blackjack Tournament Series (Part 1 of 7)

      Broadly speaking there are two forms of blackjack, house blackjack & tournament blackjack. House blackjack is a casino game where you play against the dealer. Tournament blackjack is when you take on your peers.I was reading up on a major online blackjack tournament scheduled for later this month, when I realized that there isn’t a great deal of information to be found regarding tournament play. I decided to do something about this and introduce you to the differences you will encounter.

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    • 31 August 2008

      All Slots Promotions Presents: their World Series of Slots

      Step right up and take part of the All Slots’ World Series of Slots contest with $500,000 in prize pools! One lucky winner, at the end of this ten week tournament spree, will win $100,000! Also, in the middle of their slots tournaments, the top prize winner for the semi-final tournament will win $50,000. Every week during their $25,000 slots competitions one winner will receive $10,000!

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    • 28 August 2008

      New Online Casinos for September 2008

      We have two new casinos added to our New Online Casinos page, and they are; Doyles Room Online Casino with more than 60 favorites in Microgaming games, and Irish Luck Casino online with their over 60 casino games and all kinds of bonuses to take advantage of, towards having fun in their special video i-slots. You will notice, once landing on our new casino page, that we have been doing a little house cleaning to spruce things up a bit.

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    • 28 August 2008

      The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

      Unless you are just back from a 2 year vacation to the moon, you will know there is an ongoing online gambling dispute. The United States Government is behind it. Back in September 2006, money motivated US congressmen devised a scheme to take over online gambling. Tax it in the US, collect revenue and rid the world of dishonesty. True to form, President Bush signed the UIGEA.

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    • 27 August 2008

      Multiple Bonuses at Irish Luck Online Casino

      Let’s talk about multiple bonuses.Irish Luck online casino has nice signup bonuses for their new customers, giving €£$333 for the first three maximum deposits! And there’s more; all players get a weekly bonus of up to €£$50 free and unlimited 20% reloads or 25% slots reload bonuses. This casino is powered by Rival Gaming software with some of the best online slots on the net; sporting the interactive or Islots with some great video and conventional slots as well.

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    • 27 August 2008

      The Largest Blackjack Tournament in History

      Even if you are not familiar with most card games, you will probably know the basics of blackjack. The aim of the game is to get a hand of 21 without going over.Most blackjack games, you pit your wits against the dealer. However, in blackjack tournaments, you will be competing with your peers.www.gameaccount.com has put together the largest online blackjack tournament in history, known as their X50 series.

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    • 26 August 2008

      Double Points and $1500 FREE at Golden Tiger Casino

      To compliment the release of the website in 5 new languages including French, Italian, Danish, German and Spanish, Golden Tiger Casino has launched a new $1500 FREE and 1 Hour to Play promotion. Along with this new promotion, you can play Inca Gold at any of the 18 premier properties in the Casino Rewards group to receive Double Points in August! Play now at Golden Tiger Casino and receive $1500 and 1 Hour to make as much money as you can.

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    • 26 August 2008

      50% For Your First Month at Rewards Affiliates

      Award winning online casino affiliate program Rewards Affiliates helps referrers grow rich with enticing new commission promotion. RewardsAffiliates.com will pay an enormous 50% commission to new affiliates on all referrals to the Casino Rewards range of luxury online casinos, including BlackjackBallroom.com, GoldenTigerCasino.com, CaptainCooksCasino.com and LuckyEmperorCasino.com.

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    • 26 August 2008

      New Online Slots for September 2008 by Microgaming

      Microgaming is introducing two new online slots games this coming month of September. Both of these new slots have free games with triple and quadruple payouts! One is a track and field game, much like the few we have recently added to our New Online Slots page, but this one is on a horse track. The second new game is one of Kings, Queens and Jesters, and a few party Knights too. Sounds like a lot of fun to me. The two new slot games are;

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    • 26 August 2008

      The celebrities hit town in force at the APT Macau

      After an excellent Olympics in Beijing, I have turned my attention back to poker. My thoughts are still in China, this time, Macau, China. The prestigious Galaxy StarWorld Casino Resort and Hotel is the place to be. As I type, some of the greatest poker players of our time will be arriving to prepare for the APT Macau. The Asian Poker Tour (APT) is the original and largest poker tour in Asia. The $1.5 million Guaranteed event will ensure a talented field. 3.

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    • 25 August 2008

      HR 6663: The way forward for online poker?

      Peter Sessions, a US Republican Congressman recently introduced a new Bill, the HR 6663. This Bill was introduced to clarify points laid out in the UIGEA, implemented, in my opinion rashly, and without any clear guidelines, back in September 2006. HR 6663 – Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Clarification and Implementation Act of 2008 Let’s get one thing clear, we are poker players. We play online poker for the enjoyment of playing poker, in the comfort of our own homes.

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    • 25 August 2008

      Doyles Room’s Online Casino has Cash Rebates

      Doyles Room has brought to surface their new online casino with up to 30% in cash rebates for their new casino customers. This is like a free bonus; since there are no wagering requirements and their loss insurance will give a percentage back on more than 45 of their casino games. We have a rounded out a breakdown list of their offer; 10% insurance – on 11 of their video poker and table games to include some table poker.

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    • 23 August 2008

      Doylesroom Unveils Online Casino and World Record Jackpots

      This week, after the shock demise of ChanPoker, WSOP legend Johnny Chan’s poker room closed its doors forever. At the same time fellow poker legend Doyle Brunson strengthened his own brand, adding Doylesroom Online Casino, to his long standing poker site, Doylesroom.com. Since the implementation of the UIGEA back in 2006, it has been difficult for online gambling sites to survive in what is now, a fiercely competitive industry.

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