Vegas July 2017: Day 3

Started out today in a good mood — I had a good night’s sleep and was ahead $250 on the trip.  If only the blog ended right there. I ventured next door to The Flamingo and sat down in the high limit room — betting between 100-200/hand, I held my

Vegas July 2017: Day 2

The phone rang at 5:30am – my slumber shockingly disturbed – with a call from opposing counsel on a case informing me that the Judge wanted to do an immediate conference call. The attorney stated he reminded the Court that I was on vacation, to which the Court apparently replied

Vegas July 2017: Day 1

So today is the day I head to Vegas — a brief respite in an otherwise insanely stressful summer thus far — clients, attorneys and Judges all conspiring to create the most drama they can before I board the plane.  Luckily, though, I am now at the airport and, lo

$4k or $40k

A few years ago I had sent some front money to the GNLV in the amount of $4k – front money – for those of you who do not know, is basically a wire transfer of funds to the casino so you can draw from it while there — it

AC in the Rain – May 2017

​​ Heading down the White Horse spike was quite an adventure in the torrential rains happening here on the East Coast today.  The swamp waters  of New Jersey rose above street level, enveloping a Mini-Cooper halfway up its tires.  I half expected to see some of Nucky Thompson’s enemies rising

Tipping the Odds Interview 5

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Here comes the Sun Day 2 April 2017

  Started the day by sleeping in, followed by French toast at Hash House A Go Go – of course, if you know anything about HHAGG, you know the portions are ridiculously large.  I finished only about ⅔ of the French toast plate. From there, I walked around checking out

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