Description - Repeat Until Rich by Josh Axelrad
I was thrown out of my first casino in spring of 2000. In the years since then I ve kept playing and kept winning, in wigs, under aliases, from behind fake glasses. I ve been chased across casino floors; followed outdoors by crazed goons with drawn weapons; pursued in a car at high speeds; and placed wrongfully under arrest. Casinos continue to provide my entire income, along with free rooms, Champagne, and, most important, a mission in life. The heat, this business of getting thrown out, hasn t kept me away from the action at all; it s the very force that keeps me coming back.' epeat Until Rich is the hotly awaited true adventure of how an average Joe in a dead-end spreadsheet job took to the road as a member of a blackjack card-counting gang taking millions of dollars from casinos across the US. ee was an Ivy League graduate who grudgingly started a regular life before a chance meeting at a party changed his life forever. This is a brilliantly written memoir first and gambling book second a universal tale of an everyday guy s unexpected exit into a mysterious and dangerous underworld from which there s no going back. It is a story about finding meaning in a crazed ongoing ba
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Author Biography - Josh Axelrad
Josh Axelrad is a professional blackjack player. He has won hundreds of thousands of dollars from casinos. A native of southern California and a philosophy graduate from Columbia University, Josh currently resides in New York. When he's not on the road, he broadcasts for NPR and writes for the Moon City Review.