Casinos are possibly one of the most glamorous places you could be seen hanging out, thanks to films like Casablanca and any of the Bond films. But now that the world is moving into the digital age, many of the casinos are heading online, much like www.galacasino.com, which is probably best for some of these punters who have found the most ingenious things to bet on in Las Vegas.
John Hennigan has amassed $3.2 million whilst gambling and has won 2 World Series Poker bracelets, but there was one bet that he just couldn’t face. After accepting a bet of $100,000 from friends that he couldn’t live in the ‘most boring place in the world’ for six weeks, namely Des Moines, Iowa, he returned sheepishly after just two days and paid up the six-figure sum.
Howard Lederer is a well-known vegetarian in the Poker world, but after being bet $10,000 by David Grey that he couldn’t finish a hamburger, he happily relinquished that title. After inhaling the burger Lederer made a ‘double or nothing’ offer to Grey who hates olives by challenging him to eat “a few” – but rather than take ...