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Top 5 Tricks for Winning Twenty-One

In 1956, Roger Baldwin published the first formal attempt at a mathematically based method to lower the house edge in black jack. His paper, which was entitled "The Optimum Technique in Pontoon," and was published in the Journal of the American Statistical Association, was a ten-page, mathematically dense discussion that nonetheless required a pc to [...]

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