More casinos set to open soon on the Gulf Coast
(BILOXI, Mississippi) February 23 - It’s been almost 6 months since Hurricane Katrina destroyed the casinos along the Gulf Coast. While three casinos have already opened their doors, gaming officials expect many more to be open by the end of the year.
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Casino gambling information:
- French mathematician Blaise Pascale is often credited with inventing the roulette wheel as a result of his experiments with perpetual motion machines.
- Riverboat Gaming Has Captured 20% of the Casino Market Share. Mississippi now has more gambling square footage than Atlantic City.
- Catholics were found to be more likely to gamble than Protestants and other religious groups. Catholics were also found to be less likely to disapprove of gambling than other religious groups.
- The introduction of the single zero wheel (with better odds for the player) resulted in the demise of the double zero wheels in Europe and has become known as the "French Wheel" in roulette history.