wild west

From western saloons to the glitz and glamour of Las Vegas gambling culture in the US is something special. With Hollywood to spread it far and wide, it was the template for many years, but now the landscape is changing. Online betting sites in the US like Bovada are reshaping the market, leaving many scrambling to keep up. If they can. It’s doubtful. Gambling culture in the US may be on the cusp of a divide as the internet finally removes the issue of accessibility.    ... read more

If you think that motivation by humiliation in sports is ethically questionable you are not going to love this story. In 1910 there was a baseball team in the state prison of Rawlins, where the prison’s baseball team consisted of people on the death row. They got motivated to win the matches indeed. They knew, that if they lose the game, they lose their lives. This life-threatening motivation proved to be working. Today it seems that motivation is done by rewarding, however, online sportsbooks news sites in the UK are telling that sportsmen can be under tremendous pressure. ... read more

Back in the days, in the 19th-century gambling was an important part of the culture. Gambling in the old west was not just about winning money, more like it was the biggest entertainment of the people. For the poor, for the rich, for the criminals and for the humble servants of the law. In my article, we will travel back in time and take a glimpse at the popular games and you can discover the most decisive places and faces in the wild, wild west. ... read more