Oct. 29: Picks Day
2 hr 22 min
The guys make their picks for week 8 of the NFL, talk about the upcoming week with Jason La Canfora and chat with Brian Burke about offer sheets.
Gambling With an Edge
Gambling With an Edge
Bob Dancer & Richard Munchkin
Gambling With an Edge - guest author David Schwartz
Our guest this week is David Schwartz, on to talk about his new book, "At The Sands." We welcome your questions - send them to us at gamblingwithanedge@gmail.com, or you can find me at @RWM21 on Twitter or https://www.facebook.com/GamblingWithAnEdge. podcast Click to listen - Alt click to download *Show Notes* [00:00] Introduction of Dr. David G. Schwartz, author of At The Sands, gaming historian, and professor at UNLV [00:46] Why write about The Sands [01:12] Would it be easier to write another book about the same era in Las Vegas? [02:48] Mob affiliations with The Sands [03:29] Jack Entratter [06:49] Marker issuance and collection [12:05] The Sands becomes high-rise [13:25] Frank Sinatra [16:04] Origins of the Rat Pack monicker [19:11] Sinatra becomes more difficult [23:39] Confrontation between Frank Sinatra and Carl Cohen [25:33] De Facto segregation in Las Vegas  [29:14] Sinatra's role in desegregation [32:36] South Point Casino December Promotions - Pay Less with your Points 12/14-12/30 [33:57] Predictit.org/promo/edge - place small bets on various political events, $20 deposit match for GWAE listeners [34:40] BlackjackApprenticeship.com - card counting training website and community [35:14] VideoPoker.com/gwae - Gold Membership offers correction on most games [36:54] Robert Kennedy and other federal officials become interested in Las Vegas [39:00] The Green Felt Jungle by Ed Reid and Ovid Demaris [39:42] The mob lingers after a crackdown [42:52] Howard Hughes and The Sands [44:35] Sheldon Adelson and The Sands [47:37] The Sands ages and becomes less elegant [48:50] The Copa closes [50:20] The legacy of The Sands [51:24] Recommended: Gamblers podcast by David Hill at The Ringer, We are The Champions on Netflix *Sponsored Links:* SouthPointCasino.com Predictit.org/promo/edge BlackjackApprenticeship.com VideoPoker.com/gwae *Books Referenced:* At The Sands by David G. Schwartz https://amzn.to/3g0MA3k Grandissmo: The First Emperor of Las Vegas by David G. Schwartz https://amzn.to/33F7jop The Green Felt Jungle by Ed Reid and Ovid Demaris https://amzn.to/2VsnrVJ The Vapors by David Hill https://amzn.to/2KWD59T *Dr. Schwartz' Previous Episodes:* Lasvegasadvisor.com/gambling-with-an-edge/gambling-edge-week-3/ Lasvegasadvisor.com/gambling-with-an-edge/gambling-with-edge-guest-david-schwartz/ *Recommended:* Theringer.com/2020/11/11/21559016/introducing-gamblers Netflix.com/title/81034679
The Erik Anders Lang Show: Golf - Travel - Comedy
The Erik Anders Lang Show: Golf - Travel - Comedy
Starburns Audio, Erik Anders Lang
Ep 204: Mike Keiser
On a recent trip to The Dunes Club in Michigan, Erik was fortunate enough to sit down with the "Willy Wonka of Golf", Mr. Mike Keiser. Mike talks about the inspiration behind creating his now world-renowned golf resort Bandon Dunes, how being in the greeting card business somehow helped his approach to the golf business, adopting simplistic aspects of the game in Ireland and Scotland to his ventures, and secretly driving the shuttle at Bandon Dunes to hear how his customers really feel!  For more golf content, be sure to follow along on RandomGolfClub.com RANDOM GOLF CLUB/// Web: www.randomgolfclub.com Instagram: @randomgolfclub Twitter: @randomgolfclub Facebook: www.facebook.com/randomgolfclub ERIK ANDERS LANG/// Web: www.erikanderslang.com Instagram: www.instagram.com/erikanderslang Twitter: www.twitter.com/erikanderslang Facebook: www.facebook.com/erikanderslang YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/eriklang12 WHOOP/// Web: www.whoop.com Social: @whoop JONES SPORTS CO/// Web: www.jonessportsco.com Social: @jones_sports_co PRECISION PRO GOLF/// Web: www.precisionprogolf.com Instagram: @precisionprogolf Twitter: @preprogolf TAYLORMADE GOLF/// Web: www.taylormadegolf.com Social: @taylormadegolf VICE GOLF/// Web: www.vicegolf.com Instagram: @vicegolf Twitter: @vice_golf EXPRESS VPN/// Web: www.expressvpn.com Instagram: @expressvpn Twitter: @expressvpn FEETURES/// Web: www.feetures.com Instagram: @feetures Twitter: @Feetures THERAGUN/// Web: www.theragun,com Instagram: @theragun Twitter: @theragun STUART KERR /// PRODUCER Social; @stuartlkerr Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
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