Fans of the board game can rejoice and so can fans of casino games, because now, for the first time in the history of Monopoly and live casino gaming, comes Monopoly Live! It’s a match made in gambling heaven and it’s the result of a partnership between Evolution Gaming and the owners of Monopoly, Hasbro. What’s the first thing that comes to mind when someone says ‘board game’? Odds are ‘Monopoly’, and with complete justification. Quite often, Monopoly is the first board game most people play. If you do a little research on the game itself, you’ll find that it actually started off as a lesson against the dangers of concentrating lands in private monopolies. But we’re not here to discuss, economics, ethics or philosophy; we’re here to talk about Monopoly Live!
For generations, Americans and people around the world have referred to food pyramids in order to balance out their meals. The Harvard School of Public Health has designed the Healthy Eating Pyramid and the Healthy Eating Plate, two complementary guides to which to refer for a healthier lifestyle.
The pyramid serves as a basic grocery list for anyone trying to eat healthier. Each week should see vegetables, fruits, whole grains, healthy oils, and healthy proteins (nuts, beans, chicken, fish) with perhaps some yogurt or milk added in. [Read more…]
Every gambler dreams of hitting it big one day while playing at the casino. Some people end up losing great sums of money in the process, but others come away with large payouts. While it is true that higher payouts usually go hand-in-hand with larger bets, this is not always the case. Lots of money has been won by both rich and ordinary people alike. Read on for a few of their stories. [Read more…]
Captain Jack Sparrow is a busy man. Being the world’s favourite pirate isn’t an easy task, however, he does enjoy a few days off the job – but what does he really get up to when not chasing treasure or eternal life? He relaxes at home with a few casks of rum and some good music, of course – and we can tell you what’s on his playlist!
Yes, our trusted sources have snaffled out the captain’s top 5 tracks, and we’re sharing them with you. These are not the sea shanties you will hear sung by the crew of the Black Pearl. Instead, these are tracks the salty dog listens to when he is away from the hustle and bustle of harbour towns, prisons, and rivals out to out-do him. [Read more…]
The latest smartphones sure are impressive. They have displays that are indistinguishable from reality, smart sensors that tell you the humidity content of the air, and they might even be capable of telling you the winning lottery numbers. There is only one really big downside. They happen to be extremely expensive. So much so that the average smartphone user is starting to ask if all the bells and whistles are necessary. [Read more…]
If you’re tired of being lonely or want to meet a few more of those fish in the sea that everyone keeps talking about, dating apps are the obvious answer. After all, the possibility always exists that you find that one true love, just hanging around, keenly on the lookout for his or her soul mate. Which is you, if we haven’t already made that clear. [Read more…]
Legendary French singer, songwriter and activist Charles Aznavour has passed away. He died on 1 October 2018, at the age of 94, at his home in Alpilles, France. He is survived by 6 children and his third wife, Ulla Thorsell.
Often called France’s answer to Frank Sinatra, he led a very rich life. Tributes from artists around the world have been pouring in, and his humanitarian work is also being remembered. Perhaps the greatest compliments are the many covers of his songs. If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, Aznavour should be very flattered indeed. [Read more…]
From food to medicine, and from clothing to building materials, humanity has found countless uses for the plant kingdom. However, not all their uses are as common as they once were, especially those that drift into subjects many now regard as mere superstition. [Read more…]
For those not already aware, there are two official kinds of Roulette; American Roulette and European Roulette. And for those also not aware, there is a pretty big difference between the two distinct types of the game. [Read more…]
Professional Swedish football player for LA Galaxy, Zlatan Ibrahimović, has found himself in hot water. He has joined a major bookmaking brand and left thousands of critics hotly debating his choices and his concern for the well-being of his fans. Ibrahimović’s move to sign a sponsorship deal with sports betting operator BetHard has raised major concerns. Namely that of problem gambling in sports, along with sports players’ roles in perpetuating the prolific and debilitating problem. [Read more…]