Who is the richest casino owner?

John L. Lewis, of Atlanta John L. Lewis, of Atlanta (Photo: Julio Cortez / AP) The fourth richest person in Georgia may be an Atlanta man, with $1.4 billion dollars of his own, according to Forbes. John L. Lewis is considered the most successful African American casino owner in casino history. A retired carpenter and […]

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Why do casinos have table limits?

Some casinos keep their players in small groups of 12 people or less. A room with less than 100 customers is not considered a large room. This is because it is easier to keep a large number of customers around the table than keeping a smaller number around it. The best way to keep the […]

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Is roulette all luck?

Or will you need to learn the rules to keep track of your chips when you have to play for $100 in a casino room? The game of roulette takes up a large chunk of your time. The average person will spend about 10 minutes playing a roulette table and about another 80 minutes playing […]

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Which countries gamble the most?

The study also finds that the US has the biggest advantage in gaming, as the country spends almost twice as much per capita on gaming in total, at $12.5 billion a year. However, the UK comes in second, while Italy has the third smallest rate of gaming. The report says that it is surprising that […]

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How do you guess numbers on roulette?

1-10? 11? If you’ve never played, what is the odds your number comes up? If an “outtake roulette” or “chicken scratch roulette” is included with your lottery game, how are those odds calculated? What is the odds of winning a trip to Florida for you kids? Why is a casino so important to Las Vegas? […]

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What was roulette originally called?

When the first people started playing roulette, it was called ‘poker’ because a ball struck a pin. How does the name originate? In English, one doesn’t often use a person or noun with that meaning – a person’s name. But many European languages (including English) use it. It originated as a term for someone who […]

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