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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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143: Making Downtown Bettor featuring Derek Stevens

This week I spoke with the man, the myth, the legend, Mr. Derek Stevens. Derek talks to me about rising table minimums, building a new casino, and Circa’s “sticker shock.” Enjoy! Guest: Show:  Use promo code “YOELEVEN” for 11% off at The Bettor…

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142: Bettor Birthday Show

With a tight schedule this week, I decided to put some of the birthday stream in the podcast. Here’s about an hour from that stream. You can watch it in its entirety at Show:  Use promo code “YOELEVEN” for 11% off at The Bettor Life online…

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141: Bettor Viewing of California Split and Lay the Favorite w/ Mark DeVol

Mark DeVol from You Can Bet on That joins Tim Lawson to go over two gambling movies: California Split and Lay the Favorite. We even got a surprise appearance from Alan “Dink” Denkenson, who was the professional bettor portrayed by Bruce Willis in…

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140: State of the Bettor Life

Casinos are reopening. Bettor Life podcast version 3.5 is in good form. The community is thriving. This feels like a good time for reflection and looking forward. Show:  Use promo code “YOELEVEN” for 11% off at The Bettor Life online shop: …

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139: Bettor Than Ever – 360VVX recap featuring Tony Snyder and Mississippi Rob

Vegas was AWESOME. This week I bring on two of my friends to talk about our time in our favorite city. Tony Snyder from 360 Vegas and Mississippi Rob share there experiences during 360 Vegas Vacation X. Guest: & Show:  Use promo code…

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138: It Doesn’t Get Bettor – 360VVX planning featuring Mississippi Rob

360 Podcast’s VVX is coming up and I couldn’t be more excited. This will be my first trip to Vegas in more than 18 months. Mississippi Rob joins me to discuss our agenda, the new things we’re trying and the things we try to always do when we’re in…

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137: Bettor Viewing of Honeymoon in Vegas and Vegas Vacation w/ Mark DeVol

Mark DeVol from You Can Bet on That joins Tim Lawson to go over two Vegas-setting movies: Honeymoon in Vegas and Vegas Vacation. Also, Tim previews the July 2 live stream event! Guest co-host:  Show:  Use promo code “YOELEVEN” for 11% off at…

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136: Nothing Bettor featuring Adam Chernoff

A couple of months ago, Adam Chernoff joined us to talk about his podcast and his life as a bettor. During that conversation, we learned that Adam was a casino game designer. So, I brought him back to learn more about that part of his life. Adam gives…

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