Not Much Going On...Except...
How it going out there poker junkies? Hope you had fun at
all your New Year's parties. So, I am trolling around and looking for something
interesting to talk about. At present not much is going on
in the world of poker. Well, ok, not interesting to me
Happy New Year!
The End of Work – What Will You Do when the Robots Come?
When robots take over all monotonic working tasks and the
amount of work left for us humans go down abruptly, what
will you do to make a living?
The question was brought up by poker author David
Sklansky[http://blogs. twoplustwo. com/davidsklansky/2009/12/26/a-second-economic-political-hypothetical-question/],
who often blogs about topics unrelated to poker but usually
vaguely related to probabilistic and mathematical thinking
in general. When the robots take your job
The End of
Phil Ivey Single Again
Do You Smell What Online Poker is Cookin?
Do any of you still watch professional wrestling? I was
thinking about how that online poker and wrestling have some
similarities. Hear me out:
In pro wrestling, you have men and women that come out to
perform in front of a crowd, and they think they are the
next best thing since sliced bread. In reality, not many
people outside of Wal-Mart probably know who they are. In
online poker, you have players that think that they are
God's gift to poker, and they must tell everyone they are
playing against in the $1 sit and go just how great that
For all of us here at PokerJunkie. com, we hope you all have
a Merry Christmas. Here is my Christmas wish list for 2010:
1. Â More non-Holdem events in tournament series.
LA Poker Classic,
Isildur1 Was NOT Cheated
So now there is a controversy brewing regarding Isildur1's
losses to Brian Hastings. Hastings told Gary Wise of
ESPN. com that âObviously I'm happy and I'll take it,
but Brian [Townsend] did a ton of work. The three of us
discussed a ton of hands and the reports that Brian made, so
I'm very thankful to him and to Cole as well.
Isildur1 Interview - The Man Behind the Nick
As the first poker site on the internet, we're proud to
present an exclusive interview with the man behind the
Gus Hansen to Walk Away From Poker
The World Series of Whatever the Hell ESPN Wants