Entertainment

Another Network Poker Show Follows Face the Ace Flop

We know poker draws solid television ratings.  Just look at the World Series of Poker on ESPN.  That network just si

Submitted by Ace King on, Aug/18/2009

Dancing With the Stars New Cast Announced: Odds Up Soon

Dancing With the Stars betting remains a popular pastime and the new season cast was announced Monday.  Those who will be dancing include former Republican Majority Leader, Tom DeLay and poker pla

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Aug/17/2009

Is Lady Gaga a Man? Oddsmaker Offers Odds

Here's one for the books (or should we say FROM the books).  One oddsmakers out of Europe has actually begun offering odds on the sexuality of red hot recording artist, Lady Gaga.

Paddy Power, Ireland's biggest bookmaker, have made Lady Gaga a 1/3 favorite that she's "all woman".  However, "Hermaphrodite" has been given 9/4 odds.  "Man" was made a 5/1 long shot. 

"I believe that Hermaphrodite to be a value pick," said Sparky Collins, Gambling911.com's resident Cuban transgender reporter.  "That face, it has some manly features."

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Aug/17/2009

Face the Ace Continues to Struggle in Ratings

In poker tournaments, they say all you need is a chip and a chair to have a chance to win.  It is beginning to appear that

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/12/2009

Face The Ace is a Flop: Time to Face Reality

Face The Ace, the first ever prime time poker show, may have had some potential.  It just will never be realized.  The show is a complete and utter flop.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Aug/09/2009

Face The Ace on Life Support: Enter Megan Abrigo

One way to improve Face the Ace, the NBC prime time poker show that bombed in the ratings with its premier this past Saturday,

Submitted by Guest on, Aug/05/2009

Nicky Hilton and Doyle Brunson: Poker's Super Couple

American fashion model, socialite, celebutante and heiress, Nicky Hilton, has been seen around town with the likes of none other than Jenny Woo's 2009 Sexiest Poker Player, iconic Doyle Brunson. 

Submitted by Ace King on, Aug/04/2009

Daniel Negreanu to Appear on MTV’s Real World Cancun

First it was Annie Duke duking it out with comedian Joan Rivers on Celebrity Apprentice.  Then we learn that Maria Ho and Tiffany Michelle will be appearing on CBS' Amazing Race this upcoming seas

Submitted by Ace King on, Aug/04/2009

Honey, I Once Bared My Boobs As a Nun

George Clooney has long dumped online gambling model Sarah Larson for a new model and this one might prove even more shocking.

Elizabeth Canalis is her name and she reportedly bared her breasts in a raunchy film.  She played the part of a nun in the film "Virgin Territory", The Sun claims.  The film's plot involved young Florentines regaling one another in the Italian countryside while the black plague decimates their city.  Ms. Canalis starred as Sister Gabriella.

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Aug/02/2009

Is a Sequel to Rounders in the Cards?

Many have tried but very few have succeeded.  When it comes to making a quality movie about poker, that statement is undeniably the truth.  However, movie and poker fans alike will surely be exci

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/28/2009

2009 Emmy Awards Betting Odds

Nominees for the 61st annual Emmy Awards have been announced and prop betting fans have a lot of options to choose from at betED.com.

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/27/2009

Ronaldo Stars in Iranian Film

Brazil's Ronaldo is set to appear in an Iranian film. 

From Sports By Brooks:

"The movie, which doesn't yet have a title, is based on the true story of a 13-year-old Palestinian girl who dreamed of meeting Ronaldo when he visited the Middle East on a humanitarian mission in 2005. But she was killed in a political conflict before meeting him.

Submitted by Alistair Prescott on, Jul/24/2009

R.I.P. Zookz.com: We Hardly Knew Ya

So much for the controversy involving pirated music download company, Zookz.com, claiming it can operate freely from the Caribbean nation of Antigua without reprecussions.  They suspended operatio

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/22/2009

Amazing Race to Feature Maria Ho, Tiffany Michelle

Bluff Magazine is reporting that poker players Tiffany Michelle and Maria Ho will be appearing on the next installment of The Amazing Race, which airs on

Submitted by Ace King on, Jul/21/2009

71 Year Old PPA Chief Still Having Great Sex

During an interview on the Howard Stern Show Monday morning, Poker Players Alliance Chief Alfonse D'Amato admitted he is still having sex with his six month pregnant wife.  D'Amato will be 89 when

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/21/2009

Howard Stern Joins Poker Players Alliance

Former Senator Alfonse D'Amato, chairman of The Poker Players Alliance (PPA), the leading poker grassroots advocacy group with more than one million members nationwide, today released the following

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/20/2009

Carrie Stroup Puritanical Nudity Bull Crap: Full Tilt BS and Obama

Gambling911.com readers have spoken and they express outrage over - of all things - President Obama assassination odds, which while no longer offered by Ireland's Paddy Power, continue to generate

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/20/2009

PPA President Alfonse D’Amato on Howard Stern Talks Poker

The Poker Player Alliance President and former New York State Senator, Alfonse D'Amato, appeared on the Howard Stern Show Monday morning discussing the seizure of approximately $40 million in funds

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/20/2009

Paula Abdul Might Not Return to American Idol

Stalled negotiations and perhaps a little posturing have resulted in claims from American Idol judge Paula Abdul's manager that she might not be returning as a host for television's number one rate

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Jul/19/2009

Michael Jackson Doyle Brunson Connection

Poker has a connection to almost everything.

Even Michael Jackson.

And through Doyle Brunson, of all people!

Submitted by Thomas Somach on, Jul/16/2009

Zookz.com Record Industry Pirating Result of UIGEA

Here is an interesting spin on the current state of the record industry and pirating downloads.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, Jul/16/2009

WSOP, British Open Record Traffic to Gambling911 Site

Gambling911.com really experienced great traffic over the last three days thanks to the one-two punch of this week's British Open and the World Series of Poker main event.  It is truly gratifying

Submitted by Payton on, Jul/16/2009

Tony Romo Dumps Jessica Simpson: Is Curse Lifted?

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo has dumped his singer girlfriend of two years Jessica Simpson following her birthday celebration. 

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, Jul/13/2009

Will Pro Sports Ban Twitter?

With the number of high profile athletes using Tiwtter on the rise, and stories of their prolific one-liners whether they be jabs, preliminary contract negotiations, or simple complaints about offi

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/09/2009

Online Casino Strikes Gold With Michael Jackson Tribute Slots

People loved Michael Jackson, as is evident by the nonstop coverage of his untimely death over the past two weeks and the ratings bonanza his memorial service delivered worldwide. 

The folks from Golden Casino, an online casino group that is an offshoot from the notorious Golden Palace, understand marketing better than anyone else in the industry.

This week they released their Michael Jackson tribute slots.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jul/08/2009

Lady GaGa Naked: Wears Nothing But a Hat

Recording artist Lady GaGa made waves within the poker community as her hit "Poker Face" became an anthem for the game.  She even featured a promo for the online poker room, bwin, in her

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Jul/05/2009

Joey Chestnut Wins 2009 Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest

Joey Chestnut has won the 2009 Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest for the third consecutive year.  He was a small favorite to win over Takeu Kobayashi.

Chestnut pulled far ahead of Kobayashi.  An average of 7 hot dogs were eaten per minute.  Chestnut set an all time record, gulping down 68 hot dogs, which easily beat the Over of 62 ½ set at BetUS.com

Kobayashi's 64 hot dogs were the most he has ever eaten in the competition.

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, Jul/04/2009

World Series of Poker Parties Among the Best

Oh how Jenny Woo and the gang are going to regret missing Doyle Brunson's big bash.  We were invited, but none of us are currently in Las Vega

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/02/2009

A-List Stars to Play in 2009 World Series of Poker

By Melissa Arseniuk, Las Vegas Sun

Submitted by Guest on, Jul/02/2009

Breaking News

82% of 2024 Presidential Election Bets on Trump Over Last 48 Hours

82% of 2024 Presidential Election Bets on Trump Over Last 48 Hours

Since news broke late Monday of a raid on the former U.S. President Donald Trump's residence in Palm Beach, Florida, some 84% of the bets coming in on the 2024 Presidential election were on Trump at BetOnline.

Catena Anticipates Job Cuts in Europe

Catena Anticipates Job Cuts in Europe

The company announced that it is expanding the strategic review it initiated on 20 May to its entire European online sports betting and casino affiliation business.

Winners From 2022 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Big 4 Championships Revealed

Winners From 2022 Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open Big 4 Championships Revealed

For the seventh consecutive year, the Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open (SHRPO) concluded with the crowning of The Big 4 champions at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Hollywood.