Silverton On line casino in Las Vegas in search of retired elves, a former NFL star wins a poker tourney, and the Division of Protection proudly owning slot machines that suck thousands and thousands from active-duty troopers are a few of the brief stacks CardsChat picked up in its newest orbit of poker information.
A retired NFL participant and a present MMA star had deep runs at tournaments held in two totally different Florida casinos.
UFC welterweight contender Colby Covington made the final table and eventually finished seventh within the $1 million assured occasion on the Seminole Laborious Rock Poker Open in Hollywood, Florida.
The $400 occasion was the biggest in Seminole Laborious Rock historical past with 7,703 punters who shattered the assure by $1.5 million. He received $48K yesterday.
In the meantime, former Tampa Bay Buccaneers operating again Carnell “Cadillac” Williams received $17K for taking down a $400 occasion at Seminole Laborious Rock in Tampa on Sunday. The $30K assure occasion attracted 185 gamers.
The previous 2005 draft decide is a coach for Auburn, the place he performed faculty ball.
Poker participant arrested after leaving youngsters in automobile to play
A lady from Georgia is going through three counts of kid neglect after police say she left her youngsters in a automobile within the Seminole Laborious Rock On line casino Hollywood’s parking storage whereas she performed poker final month.
Icese Laporsha Simmons, 33, was arrested as she walked again to her automobile round 4 a.m. on July 20. In accordance to Miami local news, prosecutors advised the choose she was enjoying poker for about three hours whereas her youngsters, ages 12, 10, and 4, slept in her automobile.
The youngsters are actually below the care of the Florida Division of Kids and Households.
Slots on navy bases pull in thousands and thousands from troopers
National Public Radio reported that US navy members lose about $100 million a 12 months enjoying slots operated by the US Division of Protection at bases across the globe.
Operated by the Morale, Welfare, and Recreation (MWP) wings of every navy department, proceeds from the one-armed bandits are used to fund different moral-boosting facilities, similar to golf programs.
A bipartisan invoice that might have gotten rid of the slots and supply funding to assist downside gamblers was launched in 2018. The co-authors, Senators Elizabeth Warren (D-Massachusetts) and Steve Daines (R-Montana) declare slots dependancy amongst energetic troopers is a nationwide safety concern that may go away troopers uncovered to blackmailers.
The invoice died in committee and about 2,000 slot machines are nonetheless operated by MWPs on bases world wide.
Las Vegas on line casino providing free drinks for “retired” elves
Silverton On line casino in Las Vegas is amassing “retired” Elf on the Shelf dolls for a Christmas-themed pop-up bar that can open in November.
The elves will hand around in nooks and crannies across the ceiling and watch folks drink on the Dangerous Elf bar, which is called the Shady Grove for 10 months of the 12 months.
Individuals who need to rid their properties of the peering toy with massive eyes will obtain a coupon for a free cocktail and a “retirement” certificates. The Silverton will donate a toy for every elf acquired to native toy drives. The Silverton may also present “further tongue-in-cheek letters that may be shared with relations – together with notes from the elf raving about retirement, and even pictures of the elf’s new Las Vegas buddies,” in accordance to a press release.
That is the second 12 months Silverton employees remodeled Shady Grove right into a Christmas-themed hangout.
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