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What slot players do that's insane as you watch?

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What slot players do that's insane as you watch?

Taken off another post.

I love to watch the sweet grandma who's playing FAIRY'S FORTUNE. If you know the game, you can get 3 caterpillars who turn into butterfly's. They then flutter around and ultimately end in slot 1,2, or 3. Each has a # on it- 3,1,5 for example. Thus 531 would be highest bonus obtained. As they flutter- Grandma will swat her hand- swooshing those butterfly's to move into the 'correct' slot. It's just something about watching that hand waving that makes me giggle every time.

This IS NOT meant to be mean. It's cute & funny

Edited: 10 February 2012, 00:36
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1. Re: What slot players do that's insane as you watch?

there was this guy playing slots beside us that would slam the buttons, grunt, chew the arms of his glasses and throw is hands up like a child when he did not win anything.

Did that for about 10 min straight. I seriously wanted to smack him myself lol.

Besides damaging the slot machine of course, (no wonder) buttons don't work ,

it was so damned distracting but I really was not ready to give up my machine.

Once confronted he even stated "want to take this outside".

We just laughed and told him to get a grip.

Some people lol

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2. Re: What slot players do that's insane as you watch?

put $20 in

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3. Re: What slot players do that's insane as you watch?

Last week a lady sat next to me & had very long nails. Every time she spun/hit button she would start making funny noises & kept clicking her nails across the screen LOUDLY. Drove me absolutely nuts.

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4. Re: What slot players do that's insane as you watch?

jgates-

we talking chalkboard scratching?

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I didn't see this with my own eyes, but my SIL claims she saw a middle aged lady with a little doll she propped up on her machine. The doll was wearing the same outfit as the lady. Every time she stuck a bill or TITO into the machine, before she would hit the play button, she'd have the doll do a little dance on the machine, for like 60 seconds, and she'd hum some tuneless song under her breath. Then she'd play out her credits, and moan when she didn't hit anything, and giggle and tickle the doll when she did.

Creepy...But hey, I'm not judging.

Punka, your story reminds me years ago when the Double Diamond Deluxe machines first came out, my friend and I didn't understand how they worked--that the diamond on the line would move one spot according to which way the diamond was "pointing." We just thought any of the icons would move either direction randomly. So after each spin there we were shouting at the machine and waving our arms in the direction we wanted the reels to move, until a nice slot attendant clued us in. Boy did we feel stupid but laughed our butts off! We were pretty drunk...

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Last Feb on a trip with another couple my DW and my buddies girl (who is Chinese) covered the reels of a $25 triple diamond machine with the little red envelopes she got for Chinese New Year and they would take turns playing the machine. And wouldn't ya know it? My wife hit it for $9k Lol! So crazy!

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Tom- Our twin girls are in a Chinese Immersion Kindergarten at our school. With the New Year just happening we learned those traditions.

Apparently, every child gets a red envelope with money in it. But, it can't be an odd # and cant have the number 4 in it. The envelope is pinned onto the wall for the entire year as good luck. And when they get the new one- they get to open and spend the old one.

BUT, if it can win me 9k. to hell with a doll, envelopes it is!

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8. Re: What slot players do that's insane as you watch?

Chinese "Immersion" it is. How wonderfully intracultural... exciting!!

So glad to know that we in the west are learning to 'emulate' and accept the 'intrinsic' inhumane treatment of children, and ....NOT to mention OTHER living species.

What the h@#l though, Nine grand is worth it.

......Time.....

Edited: 10 February 2012, 02:19
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9. Re: What slot players do that's insane as you watch?

I guess you guys have not seen me at the slots. My rituals involve prayer, candles, a chalked pentagram, the sacrifice of a live chicken and the sprinkling of the blood, and of course, Holy Water.

When Security comes, I start to scream religious discrimination, and Freedom of Religion. [The First Amendment does not apply, because the casino is not the government, but the Security people don't know that.] They then leave me alone.

Because I have to sacrifice a chicken, I can only play the slots when I am ready for a nice chicken dinner.

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10. Re: What slot players do that's insane as you watch?

Well I was probably one of those "people" that someone was watching on Monday. We were playing the Ghostbuster slot at Bills.

I have a love/hate relationship with these machines - since they are so cute - but really just suck up your money. Anyway - when slimmer comes out and hangs around at the top of the screen - I just have to keep touching him.

When you do this - he laughs and wiggles - and it is just so cute......... I am sure this would probably drive someone insane if they had to watch this.