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If Only Voters Were As Serious As Gamblers About Presidential Elections

If Only Voters Were As Serious As Gamblers About Presidential Elections | Games People Play | Scoop.it
Yes, you can bet on presidential elections. And gamblers betting on the election have a pretty good history of predicting the next US president. Better than the bulk of polls and surveys, in fact. ...
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10 Most Bizarre Bets

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Check out these 10 gamblers willing to bet on anything, everything and even anyone to win a wager – often with disastrous results.

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March Madness Romance

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I haven't paid attention to basketball since the men wore shorts -- I mean shorts, not the baggy capri pants they wear now. Back then, I was the nerdy girl who hand wrote the stats and charts for t...
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Making bets on romance during March Madness

 

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Billy Walters and the Story of the Computer Group

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Out of all the things I have ever read, this story does the best job and looking into how a professional betting syndicate works. It also sheds some light on this who ask why guys like Vegas Runner play so much volume. It is a long read, so sit back and enjoy:

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