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Catsbrains Donating Member (352 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu May-08-08 05:07 AM
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6. It is stupid, that's why you only do it if you want to play by yourself, because
most people will leave the table after you do this. :)

P.S. Sometimes the other players will get angry with you as well.
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  -I deal cards in Las Vegas. Ask me anything. Catsbrains  May-08-08 04:55 AM   #0 
  - Oh yeah?  MonkeyFunk   May-08-08 05:00 AM   #1 
  - Do you lose most of the time?  Catsbrains   May-08-08 05:02 AM   #3 
     - No  MonkeyFunk   May-08-08 05:18 AM   #8 
  - Do you recommend splitting 10's in BlackJack?  Lil Missy   May-08-08 05:01 AM   #2 
  - If you want to play by yourself....then go for it. :)  Catsbrains   May-08-08 05:03 AM   #4 
  - I think that's stupid to split 10's  Lil Missy   May-08-08 05:05 AM   #5 
     - It is stupid, that's why you only do it if you want to play by yourself, because  Catsbrains   May-08-08 05:07 AM   #6 
        - No shit! I'd leave the table too!  Lil Missy   May-08-08 05:10 AM   #7 
           - Blackjack players  MonkeyFunk   May-08-08 05:24 AM   #9 
  - Yes, if the count is in your favor.  Jimbo S   May-08-08 12:24 PM   #18 
  - So what is it you deal?  MonkeyFunk   May-08-08 05:25 AM   #10 
  - mainly blackjack, but also pai gow poker.  Catsbrains   May-08-08 06:22 AM   #11 
     - hehe  MonkeyFunk   May-08-08 09:23 AM   #13 
     - I love Pai Gow poker!  driver8   May-08-08 11:17 AM   #16 
     - Quick question -- what are the best places to play Pai Gow?  driver8   May-08-08 11:21 AM   #17 
        - The Orleans has an entire pai gow pit. All the locals go there.  Catsbrains   May-08-08 03:15 PM   #19 
           - I have played there -- I really like that casino. The last time I was  driver8   May-08-08 03:43 PM   #34 
  - How long was the training?  Godlesscommieprevert   May-08-08 06:27 AM   #12 
  - My mom was a dealer and so she taught me at home. Then  Catsbrains   May-08-08 03:18 PM   #21 
  - OK. I've always wondered how the tip $ gets split up  gilpo   May-08-08 09:50 AM   #14 
  - The tips are divided over 24 hour period. Each person gets a share according to how many hours  Catsbrains   May-08-08 03:20 PM   #22 
     - Well that sucks.  kay1864   May-08-08 04:11 PM   #39 
        - It's a team effort. Some days you do well and some days you don't but because  Catsbrains   May-08-08 05:16 PM   #43 
  - How's business?  Gormy Cuss   May-08-08 09:50 AM   #15 
  - So far, we are still doing pretty good. I think it will be a slow summer because of gas prices and  Catsbrains   May-08-08 03:21 PM   #23 
  - is the pitboss a sexist asshole?  AZDemDist6   May-08-08 03:16 PM   #20 
  - We have some sexist assholes and some good eggs, just like any other job I guess.  Catsbrains   May-08-08 03:22 PM   #24 
     - and the customers? how do you like them? n/t  AZDemDist6   May-08-08 03:27 PM   #25 
     - If it weren't for the customers, I'd like my job. :)  Catsbrains   May-08-08 03:33 PM   #29 
     - What happens when you put the two together?  Dr_eldritch   May-10-08 04:51 AM   #64 
  - Hold 'em question  pokerfan   May-08-08 03:29 PM   #26 
  - I'm not a poker dealer and I haven't asked Matt Damon, but I will.  Catsbrains   May-08-08 03:34 PM   #30 
     - Ever have players throw cards at you?  pokerfan   May-08-08 03:43 PM   #33 
        - Yes and yes. For example,  Catsbrains   May-08-08 03:51 PM   #35 
           - The supervisor didn't make him leave the table?  kay1864   May-08-08 04:13 PM   #40 
           - No....customers in high limit areas pretty much do what they want. :(  Catsbrains   May-08-08 05:16 PM   #44 
           - Couple more questions  pokerfan   May-08-08 04:32 PM   #41 
              - If a player is suspected of counting cards or analyzing the shuffle  Catsbrains   May-08-08 06:34 PM   #56 
  - That's cool. I recently won $750 in Vegas playing slots and black jack  Shine   May-08-08 03:29 PM   #27 
  - I love my days off and the paychecks are nice as well.  Catsbrains   May-08-08 03:35 PM   #31 
  - Do you ever feel sorry for the people who lose a lot?  MsKandice01   May-08-08 03:29 PM   #28 
  - If the player is polite and friendly, I may feel sorry that they lost.  Catsbrains   May-08-08 03:37 PM   #32 
  - I am in Vegas for three weeks on business. What is there to do  BlueStateGirl   May-08-08 03:56 PM   #36 
  - Hoover Damn, Mount. Charleston, Redrock, Lake Mead  Catsbrains   May-08-08 05:21 PM   #48 
  - Buy an all day Strat pass  pokerfan   May-08-08 07:26 PM   #60 
  - can you deal me 4 aces?  LSK   May-08-08 03:58 PM   #37 
  - Are you talking about poker?  Catsbrains   May-08-08 05:20 PM   #47 
  - Have you read "Bringing Down the House"?  kay1864   May-08-08 04:10 PM   #38 
  - Haven't read it and am not planning to. I find movies and books about gaming to be very boring...  Catsbrains   May-08-08 05:18 PM   #45 
  - Did you see the movie "21"? Was it true to life?  applegrove   May-08-08 04:54 PM   #42 
  - Haven't seen it. I would probably have to be dragged to the theater  Catsbrains   May-08-08 05:19 PM   #46 
     - It wasn't a perfect film. But if you are curious about card counters and 21 it did a  applegrove   May-08-08 06:00 PM   #52 
  - What happened to Double Exposure BlackJack?  pinniped   May-08-08 05:53 PM   #49 
  - We had duble exposure blackjack for awhile but noone played it so  Catsbrains   May-08-08 06:32 PM   #55 
  - Are you going to be nice to me?  AchtungToddler   May-08-08 05:58 PM   #50 
  - Hah!, it's good to be in the high-limit section of DU!  AchtungToddler   May-08-08 05:59 PM   #51 
  - I'll be coming to Vegas for vacation in July...  jtg33   May-08-08 06:05 PM   #53 
  - Probably.  Catsbrains   May-08-08 06:30 PM   #54 
     - Will some SPF 70,000 prevent serious meltage?  jtg33   May-08-08 06:34 PM   #57 
        - That should do it, but you could just  Catsbrains   May-09-08 04:22 AM   #63 
  - How often do you swap decks?  Wcross   May-08-08 06:55 PM   #58 
  - The cards on a shoe game are changed every 8 hours. The cards on  Catsbrains   May-09-08 04:20 AM   #61 
  - does your casino use automatic card shuffling machines at the tables?  crimsonblue   May-08-08 06:58 PM   #59 
     - We use shuffler machines on most tables.  Catsbrains   May-09-08 04:21 AM   #62 

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