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Al Moe
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Super Easy Aces Field Trial
The hot new table game Super Easy Aces begins a field trial tomorrow at Primm Valley Resort in Primm, Nevada, along highway 15 from Las Vegas to Los Angeles. If you haven't stopped at Primm, I understand. It used to be just a tiny bar and casino called Whis...
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Legal US Sports Betting
Betting on your favorite team wasn't legal in Nevada until the 1940s, but you could always find a local bookie who would lay a line for you. At the Country Club, you could talk to Doc in the bar, any night after 9 pm and get a bet down. Nickle lines were po...
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The King's Castle
How's this for a great shot from the early '70s? This postcard from Reno Tahoe Specialty Inc. Nate Jacobson built the King's Castle Casino at Incline Village (Lake Tahoe), Nevada
after selling his part of Caesars Palace in 1969. A former insurance salesman,...
The King's Castle
The King's Castle
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I had some initial success with Smashwords, especially with short stories. I released several 8k to 12k shorts and they did pretty well, but overall, my ability to sell my genre-specific books was hindered by not implementing a real marketing program for…
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When I was a kid, lemonade stands were pretty common. I recall my cousin Linda and I selling Dixie cups filled with the ice cold refreshment from a folding-leg card table at the corner of her driveway when we were maybe six or seven years old. That was…
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If you haven’t encountered Smashwords on the Internet, it’s an Ebook site where authors can easily (Ahem) upload their books and readers can easily download a wide variety of great reads. Imagine Amazon many years ago and you get the idea. For readers,…
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Fractured reading is what happens when your mind wanders off-course. Writers try to be clever and present beautiful prose, but sometimes what comes across is, well, fractured. In other words, the authors’ words get fragmented, mangled, mutilated, and…
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Everyone knows a journey starts with the first step. No matter what you want, what you have planned, or where you want to go, you can make a positive impact on yourself and the world, your world, by moving forward. All roads lead somewhere. Sometimes you…
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So you think your book might fail because it has too small a market? Maybe that’s just what you need! When The Roots of Reno first came out I knew the non-fiction work was going to struggle for a  wide audience because it was centered on what happened in…
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