Know that story about MIT students taking vegas?

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Sweet... card counting isn't too difficult.... just need practice and the technique.
 
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Originally posted by: NakaNaka
Yeah I remember these guys. IIRC it was all perfectly legal, the casinos just can enforce whatever rules they want to make sure they dont get taken by people working together and/or winning a lot of money. Like if you count cards, they don't take your winnings, they just give you your winnings and tell you to leave. Right?

And yuou get a mug shot in that "casino blue book" thing. And casinos will in short time kick you out with consistancy.
 
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The final irony has yet to play itself out. Kevin Spacey is producing the movie version of the book, due to be released by MGM sometime in 2006. One has to wonder if the movie will help MGM recover its losses to the MIT Blackjack Team