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153: Global Gaming Expo 2021 featuring Mark DeVol and Marc Meltzer

I’m back from Vegas and the dust has settled enough for me to get this podcast. This episode includes a recap from my time gambling with Mark DeVol, sound bites from my wanderings around the Expo floor, and a discussion about G2E with Marc Meltzer….

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152: The Bettor You’ll Be featuring Alex Christenson

I’m headed to Vegas today, but I couldn’t leave without dropping a podcast. This week’s featured guest is Alex Christenson. He’s on a number of different outlets including Brown Bag Bets, Eat Sleep Tennis, and Net Worth. Alex shares his perspective on…

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151: Get Bettor Soon II featuring Mark DeVol

As we patiently wait for Dr. Mike from You Can Bet on That to feel better, let’s talk with his bettor half, Mark DeVol. You all know Mark as my routine guest cohost for Bettor Viewing. In this episode, we discuss tracking gambling, cashless gaming,…

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150: Bettor Viewing of Luck (episodes 1 & 2) w/ Mark DeVol

Mark DeVol from You Can Bet on That joins Tim Lawson to discuss the first two episodes of Luck on HBO. Also, a couple announcements for ZorkFest, G2E, and a mid-Atlantic meetup in November.  Guest co-host:  Show:  Use promo code…

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149: Making The Card Counter Bettor featuring Joe Stapleton

Joe Stapleton had the privilege of being the poker consultant on the newly released movie The Card Counter. Joe explains how he got the job, his experience on set, the challenges of explaining some poker concepts, and ultimately how he feels about how…

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148: Bettor Than Average w/ Captain Jack

This week features professional sports bettor Captain Jack Andrews. Jack shares his insight on the legal sports betting scene including the best and worst states. We also discuss the sports betting content space and his new project, Unabated, a sports…

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147: Ask Bettor Questions Volume I

After a brief hiatus, I’m back with an episode answering questions you’ve sent. I also talk about my experience at Bet Bash, my thoughts on Delaware Park and Hollywood Perryville, and why I’m playing more slots lately. Show:  Use promo code…

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146: Bettor Viewing of Two for the Money and Mississippi Grind w/ Mark DeVol

Mark DeVol from You Can Bet on That joins Tim Lawson to discuss two gambling movies: Two for the Money and Mississippi Grind.  Guest co-host:  Show:  Use promo code “YOELEVEN” for 11% off at The Bettor Life online shop:  Support…

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145: Always Getting Bettor featuring Alan “Dink” Denkenson

This was a real treat. A few weeks ago, Mark DeVol and I covered the movie “Lay the Favorite” and were surprised by a visit from famed sports bettor Alan “Dink” Denkenson, who was portrayed by Brue Willis in that film. Dink was nice enough to return…

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144: Do Vegas Bettor featuring Karl Shlagel

It’s time to talk Vegas again and this week we look at Vegas through the eyes of a Vegas newbie. Karl Shlagel shares his life of gambling and the challenges that have kept him from making the trip to Sin City. Learn what this Vegas first-timer is…

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