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Why Avoid the Bad Players?

Yesterday I was hanging out with two poker friends, talking poker talk and gossip.  One of them, who for purposes of this blog post I’ll call “Melanie,” mentioned that she just started playing online poker again, at the micro stakes. 752 more words

Bad Play

I played the best! Mr Pocket 8's.

This is a true gambling story and a good story at that!

In late 2010 I was playing at Harvey’s (Lake Tahoe).

I was killing it at this 3/5 game.   786 more words


WSOP 2017 Adventures (part 1)

I’m sat in a bar in San Jose watching Scott Blumstein catch a 2 on the river and win the WSOP Main Event for $8,150,000 and officially closing the proceedings at the Rio for 2017. 1,135 more words


These are the final three players at the 2017 World Series of Poker Main Event

The 2017 World Series of Poker Main Event, with its $8.15 million prize, is down to three. Saturday night (5:30 p.m. PT — televised starting at 9 p.m. 430 more words


Don't Get Coolered, You C***

This blog was inspired by this video, Selbst v Baumann in the WSOP ME.
It’s a good hand if you haven’t seen it already:

I advocate studying poker, if you want to make a profit, or even just lose more slowly. 1,419 more words


World Series of Poker Chip Leader @BarstoolNate With An All-Time Awkward High 5/Fist Bump

I’m all in on Nate and Smitty’s journey through the World Series of Poker.  After their respective first day Smitty was sitting well above the average stack with 90k in chips and the Spider Monkey was killing it with over 200k!   214 more words