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    Slot Machines in US Casinos

    Charles Fey, the inventor of the slot machine, invented 2 machines. The first one was in 1897 and it was called the Liberty bell. The second one was called the Mills machine. The slot machine is the only casino game that originated in America. The liberty bell machine had three reels with symbols, was played with nickels and paid out at an average rate of three to one. Slot machines were all the rage during the depression. In 1931, gambling was legalized in Nevada and slots found a home. When you walk into any casino today you see row after row of slot machines. They are so popular because they…

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    Young Gambling

    Although problem gambling has been primarily thought of as an adult behavior, recent research has suggested that it remains a very popular activity amongst both children and adolescents. Studies conducted over the past decade suggest that gambling activities remain particularly attractive to today’s youth and that its popularity is on the rise amongst both children and adolescents. Prevalence studies conducted in the United States, Canada, New Zealand, Europe, and in Australia all confirm the rising prevalence rates of youth involvement in both legal and illegal forms of gambling. While approximately 80% of High School students report having gambled for money during the past year, 4-8% of adolescents presently have a…

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    Essays Made Easy with Software

    When you’re writing an application essay and aren’t too hot about your chances, there’s one strategy you can resort to that can, hopefully, tilt things in your favor: taking risks. Granted, many guides to application essays will tell you to take risks. The best of those, however, will warn you that the “risk” portion is unnecessary if you’ve got your stuff together. If you can stand out (i.e. you’ve got all the credentials) without any special help, then going the safe and tested route should be your default path. If, however, you feel the need for an extra edge, then taking a risk in your application essay is one of…

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    Online Casinos – The Excitement of Gambling at Home

    Many people who have only played in traditional, land based, casinos do not believe that they can get the same experience at an online casino. Many people have tried buying slot machines for their homes. These machines can be found online without much difficulty. Many of the slot machines that you will find are old ones that were actually used in casinos. They will cost you a few hundred dollars and will work with either slugs or real coins. It seems like a good, inexpensive way to satisfy a craving. Although these home machines are a great novelty when guests come over, they do little more than collect dust on…

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    Secrets of Profitable Football Betting on Betfair

    Football Betting is something we devote ourselves to the beginning of the time when the game football started. Today one of hardest thing to do is to pick a winner, but if you as a tipster organize your bets and approach a systematic way, you will soon understand that it’s quite simple actually. Most believe that it is impossible to pick winners but it’s not. You need experience, courage, perseverance, wisdom, information, and a portion of luck. There is obviously no shortcut to becoming a good and profitable player, but with the right attitude and a few extra hours a week you can turn the game to be a combination…