Gazing at life through their particular goggles has been a profitable way to view developments in Brazil since last Thursday, with £60-worth of winning bets booted in since the last time the table was posted.
Conversely, the Bermondsey Street gypsy that advised news.bwin.com/en/ that we’d be cursed never to win another wager if we backed against England’s words have begun to ring more and more truly with every errant punt since that unpatriotic bet.
Our last post focused on the bush full of betting birds in the employ of ThisIsAnfield.com.
Happily, for their rivals at least, three of those eight potentially lucrative wagers have bitten the dust, but an ominous £493.75 is still hanging in the air like the mother of all jackpots.
Not that it’s done them any good, with their total winnings still resembling the love child of a bagel and tube of Polos.