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Traditional bookmakers betting shop / Traditioneller Buchmacher Wettshop

Value Betting versus Gut Feeling

Surprisingly, it seems that there are many sports bettors who make their selections in much the same fashion as the multitude of people who select random numbers on their weekly lottery slips. Whilst the lottery player may opt for personal numbers...
Woman legs with ball / Frauenbeine mit Fußball

25 Powerful Statistics Quotes with the Flavour of Science

It was either the famous writer Mark Twain or the 19th-century British Prime Minister Benjamin Disraeli who said: “There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics.” This saying means that statistics can be used...
Funny man with goggles reading a book / Lustiger Mann mit Schutzbrille liest ein Buch

Top 50 Proverbs and Quotes about Addiction

Probably the most common perception people have is that addiction refers to drugs or alcohol, but this is not entirely correct. Many people are caught by other habits and temptations such as money, gambling, sex, sport, news, books and even...