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    Poll: Reduced play due to Covid

    Something I've been curious about. How many total months, consecutively or not, has your casino play been significantly or totally reduced due to the pandemic?
    "I don't think outside the box; I think of what I can do with the box." - Henri Matisse

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    Quote Originally Posted by Norm View Post
    Something I've been curious about. How many total months, consecutively or not, has your casino play been significantly or totally reduced due to the pandemic?
    7-8 Months. Not voluntary. I Had Covid.

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    For the first wave casinos were closed.

    After they reopened, area casino conditions were no longer favorable - lower limit tables where changed to 6:5, medium table limits ($50) were converted to H17 and 8 decks while 6 deck, 3:2, S17 tables were raised to min $100 or $200. It appears that casino management are hell bent on regaining loss revenue as quickly as possible (1 to 2 years) by doubling or even tripling the previous house edge. Many table areas were converted to video games for blackjack, craps and roulette.

    Slowly getting back into playing but forced to travel to find favorable games.
    Last edited by CuriousOne; 05-27-2022 at 09:39 AM.

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    No impact for me because i play once year!
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    Quote Originally Posted by iCountNTrack View Post
    No impact for me because i play once year!
    Variance must be a killer

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    Covid has actually increased my play....masks work wonders for trespassed joints

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    COVID had the effect of inducing me to get involved with online poker. Now I don't have to worry about being both cheated and barred.
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    I haven't played at all since the beginning of the pandemic, haven't been in a casino, a restaurant, on any flights or public transit, or too much of anywhere in public for that matter. Fuckity fuck no. I haven't caught it and will take any precautions to continue that trend. Amazon drops shit off at the main gate, groceries delivered to the main gate, no one goes past the main gate.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Tarzan View Post
    I haven't played at all since the beginning of the pandemic, haven't been in a casino, a restaurant, on any flights or public transit, or too much of anywhere in public for that matter. Fuckity fuck no. I haven't caught it and will take any precautions to continue that trend. Amazon drops shit off at the main gate, groceries delivered to the main gate, no one goes past the main gate.
    This pretty much sums up my situation as well.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Tarzan View Post
    I haven't played at all since the beginning of the pandemic, haven't been in a casino, a restaurant, on any flights or public transit, or too much of anywhere in public for that matter. Fuckity fuck no. I haven't caught it and will take any precautions to continue that trend. Amazon drops shit off at the main gate, groceries delivered to the main gate, no one goes past the main gate.
    Youre in AC? I need a place to stay when i visit. Just give me your address and password for the formidable Main Gate. I'm fully vaccinated but don't do masks. Thanks much.

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