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Gambling and the Mafia

Gambling and the Mafia

March 14, 2014 at 7:10 am 0 comments

It’ has been said that the gambling and casinos were a major factor in the mob and mafia life of the early 1900′s. As the revolver became increasingly easy to purchase, violence related to angry gamblers became increasingly common and the need for guard staff was increased at casinos andRead More

The Development of Gambling

The Development of Gambling

March 5, 2014 at 7:07 am 0 comments

There are no more or less gamblers today than there were in the 17th century as a matter of percentages. Resources have lead to massive changes in the industry such as slot machine technology, which meets the demands of population. However, slot machines eliminate the middle man and became aRead More

Scottish Gambling

Scottish Gambling

February 20, 2014 at 7:01 am 0 comments

The peasant story about the origin of Scottish gambling is a bit more true to modern, day to day life, as you might imagine. Two men who worked together on farm, whose families and the likes were lodged in the barracks of the clan leader had as dispute over whoRead More