The College Geeks Who Beat the System

The College Geeks Who Beat the System

The MIT Blackjack Team started out quietly in 1977, when Bill Kaplan decided to be a high roller for a year before he went to college. The Straight-A high school student had a card-counting theory he wanted to test. But first, he had to convince his stepfather his idea would […]

Builder Wins Grosvenor Ace King Suited Side Bet

Builder Wins Grosvenor Ace King Suited Side Bet

The sleepy university town of Coventry in England conjures up thoughts of young men in straw hats, or polling women down the river in flat bottom punts. The Ricoh Arena football stadium is the venue for more exciting entertainment. It has year-round concerts, an exhibition hall, a hotel, and a […]