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27 March 2017 - 5:19pm

I had a decent run at MGM Grand Detroit

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Yesterday I ventured down to Detroit as my wife wanted to watch our daughter's cheerleading competition. I dropped her off and headed to the MGM Grand Casino (I wasn't paying $15 to park and $20 to watch a 3 minute cheer routine). I actually ended up having a decent day, and I won $175 without putting any real money into the casino.

I had MGM Freeplay on my player's club card. I ended up going in and putting a dollar in the Big Bang Theory slot machine (which activates free play). A couple spins later I had $27 in cash that I withdrew. Knowing I still had a bunch of time to kill, I went over and played some video blackjack (awful rules but I needed a time killer). I played at that table for about an hour and walked away with $91 as my balance. Sensing my luck was about to run out, I ended up going to the deli area and ordering a Corned Turkey Reuben Sandwich, and figured I would just leave.

On my way out I decided to slide my card and saw I had another $10 in free play on my card! I ended up ducking into the smoke-free room and put the card in on a classic 3-reel machine that was $1 a payline. I bet $5 and won $5. I bet another $5 and won $5. On my third spin I bet $5 and ended up getting a double wild and hit for $84!

Needless to say I cashed out and left as soon as I could! I ended up donating the money to my daughter's upcoming cheer trip. She's heading to Dallas in May and I want her and her mom to not have to worry about cash.

Still, a pretty good day at the casino, eh?!?

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27 March 2017 - 5:21pm
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Oh, here's my visual evidence!

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27 March 2017 - 11:37pm
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well done Slim, always nice when the luck is on your side!

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27 March 2017 - 11:49pm
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That was a great tour in the Casino Dustin, congrats mate, obviously it's just was one of these rare days, you didn't became a millionaire but certainly that sounds like a great way of killing some time 😉 And the winnings was donated to a noble cause too 👍

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28 March 2017 - 1:00pm
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Agreed sharpe! I have to say that I'm looking forward to their trip too. I get the whole queen size bed to myself for four days!

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28 March 2017 - 2:03pm
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Congratulations! Always nice to cashout, no matter how much it is. 🙂 Well done.

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28 March 2017 - 10:10pm
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Agreed sharpe! I have to say that I'm looking forward to their trip too. I get the whole queen size bed to myself for four days!

😂 Ha-ha, well I guess you have paid for that comfort 😉 but it's definitely worth it.

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28 March 2017 - 11:26pm
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I love this story. Its a no deposit bonus win from a land casino!

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29 March 2017 - 9:15am
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I love this story. Its a no deposit bonus win from a land casino!

Is it a common thing for land based casinos? O havw never experienced it in my local places.

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29 March 2017 - 11:22pm
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Is it a common thing for land based casinos? O havw never experienced it in my local places.

Probably because they've had never gave you a NDB 😉 It's the same here by the way, I didn't fancy playing most of them anyway, some look suspicious even from outside.

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30 March 2017 - 2:03am
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Is it a common thing for land based casinos? O havw never experienced it in my local places.

Here the land casinos are always finding ways to get you in their doors. There's an Indian casino about 45 minutes from us, and they give my neighbor a free night in their hotel every month because of his service in the US Navy.

MGM started giving out this free money every month, and other spots will give you money on your birthday, wedding anniversary, or any other time they're looking to bleed you dry a bit.

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