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When you write a book about high-stakes sports gambling, what do you include? Your job waitressing in a strip mall? Your 280 pound boss named named "Dink?" Or your bets on Miss America pageants and hot dog eating contests? That's Beth Raymer's story. The former Las Vegas resident spills insider secrets on working for one of the city's biggest pro sports gamblers and how it opened the door to a world of crazy characters. From the NFL to offshore betting, Beth Raymer talks life in the betting lane... and what it was like being one of the only females in the business.
Beth Raymer, author, Lay the Favorite: A Memoir of Gambling