If you’ve spent any time playing Blackjack, you’ll know that it is a fast paced, exceptionally tense casino game. Although you’ve most likely experienced it at an online casino, which is a secure environment that makes cheating extremely difficult, if not downright impossible.
At brick and mortar casinos back in the 90s, cheating was more of a possibility. Or at least it was to a certain extent. It was this reality that gave rise to one of the most notorious 90s Blackjack cheating syndicates that ever existed. The events provided the inspiration for the book Bringing Down the House, which was followed by the hit film 21, starring Kevin Spacey, Jim Sturgess and Kate Bosworth. [Read more…]