Archive for May, 2010

Texas Hold Em Poker Bonus

Saturday, May 8th, 2010

Texas Hold’em Bonus Poker is a variant card game that is a property of and licensed to the Mikohn Gaming/Progressive Gaming International Corporation. Texas Hold Em Poker Bonus is based on the traditional multi-player Texas Hold’em poker, the main difference being the absence of betting after the river is dealt.
Here are the rules for Texas Hold Em Poker [...]

The Gambler’s Fallacy or the Monte Carlo Fallacy

Saturday, May 8th, 2010

The Monte Carlo fallacy also Gambler’s fallacy is the idea that deviation from normal behaviour are seen in repetitive trials of a random event then these uncommon event are expected to balance out by an opposing deviation in the upcoming event. For example, a coin is flipped again and again and tails come up a [...]

The ins and outs of Chocolates…

Friday, May 7th, 2010

What is Chocolate made of?
Chocolate is made up of special seeds of Theobroma cacao tree. This tree is usually found in Mexico, central and south America. Africa is considered one of the finest producers of cacao beans. The seeds of this cacao are not so good in taste to eat. Some process of fermentation is [...]

How to Play Red Dog Poker

Friday, May 7th, 2010

Red Dog Poker or simply Red Dog is also called by the following name: Yablon, acey-deucey, in-between. To play red dog poker is easy and simple to understand. Although its popularity has been waning for a while it still can be found on many online casinos.
A regular 52-card deck is used to play red dog [...]

Pyramid Poker Rules and Pyramid Poker Strategy

Thursday, May 6th, 2010

Pyramid Poker, played at the Bellagio casino, is a simplified version of Pai Gow Poker. The pyramid poker rules and pyramid poker strategy are simple and easy to learn.
Here are the Pyramid Poker Rules and Pyramid Poker Strategy
1. The game uses a standard 52-card playing deck.
2. According to pyramid poker rules, the cards are ranked [...]

Pontoon – Play it Like a Pro

Thursday, May 6th, 2010

Pontoon is a popular variant of Spanish 21 in casinos all over Australia and South East Asia, especially Malaysia. The game of Pontoon goes by different name all over the continent of Australia; it is called Treasury 21 in Brisbane, Jupiters 21 in the Gold Coast, Paradise Pontoon in Cairns and Federal Pontoon in Tasmania. [...]

Playing Caribbean Stud Poker

Wednesday, May 5th, 2010

When playing caribbean stud poker, a player will notice its distinct similarity to five-card stud poker. Caribbean stud poker is played against the house rather than other poker players and does not include bluffing. Because of the popularity of poker, it was meant to attract poker fans to playing Caribbean Stud Poker.
The following rules are [...]

Which are some fun two player card games?

Wednesday, May 5th, 2010

There are many card games that can be played by two players. However, the War and the Split are two of the most popular and probably, among the simpler of the games one can play. These games are described below:
The war uses a typical card deck that is Anglo American in style. The entire [...]

World’s Largest Hot Chocolate

Wednesday, May 5th, 2010

Serendipity 3 at East 60th Street, house of the world renown frozen hot chocolate, celebrates its fifty fifth anniversary by creating World’s Largest Hot Chocolate on January 4th, 2010. The Monday morning chocolate cup by Serendipity 3 is a world record.
Serendipity 3 is also known for this sumptuous treats:  A La Garden of Allah is [...]

How to Play Keno

Tuesday, May 4th, 2010

The game of Keno was brought in the late 1800s to the U.S. by immigrants from China. To play Keno then, you needed to understand some Chinese because it was originally played with eighty Chinese characters. It was eventually replaced by Arabic numerals.
For a while in Nevada, the numbers included racehorse’s name. It was known [...]