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Learning How to Play Blackjack at a Casino

I'm going to a casino in a few days, and I want to play blackjack. However, I've never played any of the card games at a casino, and I'm pretty ignorant about the strategy to use for blackjack, as well as any etiquette I need to be aware of. [more inside]
posted by DMan on Dec 16, 2012 - 12 answers

Can I get a swanky Vegas gambling experience - but with low limits?

I'm currently staying in Las Vegas and it seems silly not to have a go at playing some roulette and maybe some blackjack. The GF would like to try playing some slots. Where can we go on the mid-strip which is suitably classy but at the same time has low limits? [more inside]
posted by mr_silver on Sep 8, 2010 - 14 answers

How can I keep from looking like a big dummy at the blackjack table?

In a few months, I'm heading to Las Vegas for a conference. I am absolutely not a gambler, but figure I'll spend an hour or two checking out some of the gaudiest casinos and maybe playing some slots. But, for some reason, I also have an urge to try playing blackjack. My question is twofold: 1. What can I expect from the blackjack-playing experience? I've only played slots before and have never interacted with anyone at a casino. How can I keep from looking like an idiot? 2. Any recommended resources for basic blackjack strategy?
posted by laze on Mar 23, 2010 - 28 answers

App for Blackjack II GPS?

Asking for my brother: What's a good free GPS program for the Blackjack II? [more inside]
posted by Deflagro on Jun 1, 2009 - 1 answer

Oklahoma blackjack info?

How can I find out which Indian casinos in Oklahoma do NOT charge an ante? [more inside]
posted by Mr. Justice on Apr 25, 2009 - 4 answers

blackjack II, electric boogaloo

I got a cheap blackjack II, and I'm happy with it for the most part. However, I'm having trouble finding a headset/hands free set up for my car... [more inside]
posted by fillsthepews on Nov 14, 2008 - 1 answer

Math and Odds and Blackjack

What are the chances, in blackjack, that I will start with 15, and the dealer will be showing a 10 (or face card worth 10)? [more inside]
posted by gummo on Oct 28, 2008 - 8 answers

How can I get my Samsung Blackjack to produce sound?

This Samsung Blackjack doesn't make any sound. Is there some magic to loosen its tongue, or is it busted? [more inside]
posted by chazlarson on Sep 12, 2008 - 2 answers

What should my bankroll be?

How much money would it take to deal blackjack for a night? [more inside]
posted by samph on Jul 11, 2008 - 5 answers

Can I modify my window mobile home screen shortcuts?

WindowsMobile users - I just got a Samsung Blackjack and as far as I can tell the Home screen displays icons of my most recently used applications. I'm hating this with a passion because this means these icons change with use. I don't want them to change - I want them to be determined by me. Is this possible? [more inside]
posted by russmail on Jul 14, 2007 - 3 answers

Am I getting this right?

Can I use the Samsung Blackjack as my mp3/video player? [more inside]
posted by jourman2 on Jun 21, 2007 - 5 answers

Online Casino Bonuses

Is there any reason why this method of collecting bonuses from online casinos wouldn't work? [more inside]
posted by Coffeemate on Mar 21, 2005 - 10 answers

What are the odds? Craps vs. Blackjack

Which game has better odds: Craps or Blackjack and why?
posted by srboisvert on Sep 23, 2004 - 16 answers

How to master Blackjack.

I want to learn to master Blackjack. Software or books I should try? Mathematics I should know cold?
posted by namespan on May 15, 2004 - 13 answers

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