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Shutting Down Brothels = Job Growth According to Reid

24 February 2011 , By: compncards
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So let me get this straight, Harry Reid is for online poker, but he is against legalized brothels. On Tuesday, Reid addressed the Nevada State Legislature and said that brothels should be shut down because they are stifling job growth in Nevada. He claims that getting rid of them will get rid of the tarnished image of the state. Really? Legalized sex is the reason Nevada has a tarnished image? Yes, when I hear people talk about Nevada, I hear them say "You know, I would go out there except for those damned brothels.
Categories: Harry Reid, Legalized Brothels, Sex Industry

Sorel Mizzi Accused of Cheating Yet Again

23 February 2011 , By: compncards
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It looks like there is a new allegation of cheating involving Sorel Mizzi. This time the accusations stem from John Racener. Actually, the accusation came from Shaun Deeb who was speaking for Racener on 2+2. Essentially, it boils down to Racener and Mizzi were playing high stakes Chinese Poker and Racener says he caught Mizzi dealing from the bottom of the deck.
Categories: Cheating in Poker, Chinese Poker, John Racener, PCA, Sorel Mizzi

The 20 Most Influential People in Poker - #15 - Phil Hellmuth

21 February 2011 , By: compncards
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Coming in at #15 on the list of the "20 Most Influential People in Poker" is the man most synonymous with the World Series of Poker. He is also the one poker player that everyone loves to hate. Yes, #15 on the list is none other than Phil Hellmuth. [assets/Uploads/Blog/Hellmuth-15.
Categories: Phil Hellmuth, UB, World Series of Poker, WSOP, WSOP Main Event

Prahlad Friedman Beatdown Video = Epic Win

2 17 February 2011 , By: compncards
As most of you know, Prahlad Friedman (aka #AssClown to @AsianSpa) recently signed with UB amid a flurry of controversy.   Now, someone has taken to the Youtube airways with their own Prahlad Friedman "beatdown video" entitled "Black and Yellow. " All I am going to say is that this is an EPIC WIN of a video: [youtube]http://www. youtube.
Categories: AsianSpa, Prahlad Friedman, UB

What Do You Do When You're Bored With Poker?

16 February 2011 , By: compncards
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So what the hell do you do when you find poker boring? Most of you are probably thinking "I never find poker boring. " If that is you, then great. Personally, I have had that problem quite a bit and lately it seems to have gotten worse. In the past, I have taken mini-breaks from the game after certain events.
Categories: Bored Poker, Chinese Poker, LolCat, Poker is Boring, Texas Holdem

Redhead of the Month - Carolina Redhead

8 February 2011 , By: compncards
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From the current of home of 2004 WSOP Main Event Champion Greg Raymer comes our current Redhead of the Month.   Personally, I am a Virginia Tech or Notre Dame fan in football, but if you keep sending me more girls like this from North Carolina, I may just learn to become a Tarheel. As always, you are welcome to send any submissions for Redhead of the Month to compncards@gmail. com or you can submit them on the PokerJunkie fan page on Facebook.
Categories: Greg Raymer, Hot redheads, Redhead, Redhead of the Month

Producers Screw Up Season Seven of High Stakes Poker

2 7 February 2011 , By: compncards
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The announcement was made today that Gabe Kaplan is out as the host of High Stakes Poker and in his place, we get comedian Norm McDonald.   In addition, this season if High Stakes Poker will be in 3-D.   Also, no Full Tilt Pro's will appear on the show. First, I hate the McDonald move.
Categories: Gape Kaplan, High Stakes Poker

Anthony Carleo - Dumbass of the Year

11 4 February 2011 , By: compncards
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On December 14th, a robbery occurred at the Bellagio in Las Vegas that resulted in approximately $1. 5 million in chips being stolen from the casino. Most of these chips were in $25,000 denominations. The culprit was caught on Wednesday when 29-year-old Anthony Carleo was arrested and charged.
Categories: Anthony Carleo, Bellagio, Bellagio Robber Caught, Bellagio Robbery
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