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Let's Talk about Poker and Sex, Baby

3 7 December 2009 , By: compncards
Poker Lasts Longer
Poker and sex are two things that most men enjoy most. I thought it might be fun to take a look at a few terms and concepts that can work in both and see which are they work better in. *All-in* This term is kinda a wash. In poker, much like sex, the size of what you’re working with is important.
Categories: Poker and Sex

Lost in Poker Translation

4 December 2009 , By: compncards
Pimp Brunson
After a nice run at the tables tonight, I thought I would give you, the poker junkie nation some common poker phrases and what they really translate to. *"I hate limit poker. I can never get people off of a hand. " * What that really means is: "I hate the fact I can't scare people out by throwing all of my chips in.
Categories: Doyle Brunson, The Godfather, WWE

Comical Popup at Ongame

3 December 2009 , By: Charlie River
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Again I’m playing low stakes PLO at Ongame, even though the waiting lists are missing. I run good for a couple of hands and then I have to sit out for a little while. When I get back I’ve been removed from the table. Nothing to say about that, that’s the way it works everywhere. for Men Only?

1 3 December 2009 , By: Lady Junkie
*Bodog founder Calvin Ayre launched a new site that’s supposed to be “the only site you need” for poker industry insiders. * *But wait a minute, GIRLS?! What the hell is that about? * *--- The World's First Feminist Poker Blog ---*.

Free Money! Interested Parties See Isildur1

3 December 2009 , By: compncards
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It appears that Isildur1 has begun to crash and burn. After a few days of getting his teeth kicked in at the tables, he is down over $1. 68 Million. Here is who got some of his money: Phil Ivey                            $2.
Categories: Isildur1, Phil Ivey

Binions to Leave Hotel to Ghosts of Vegas

1 December 2009 , By: compncards
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The announcement was made today that Binion's Gambling Hall and Hotel will shut down its hotel operations effective December 15th. In addition to the hotel shutting down, the Coffee Shop restaurant and their Keno operations will also cease. All other casino operations will continue as normal. The reason given for the shutdown is essentially the slowdown in the economy.
Categories: Binions, Binions Gambling Hall and Hotel, Binions Horseshoe

So, I Was Wrong

26 November 2009 , By: compncards
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"December 1st is approaching and the UIGEA enforcement will commence. I am not even going to say it is scheduled to commence as I fully believe that it will get there. There will be no delays. A "Hail Mary" bill will not be signed in time to stop the banks.
Categories: Poker Players Alliance, UIGEA

Random Rants - Isildur1, Doyle, and the UIGEA

1 25 November 2009 , By: compncards
Today, I just feel like randomly ranting and commenting on some things. The Isildur1 Saga: Unlike the "sparkling vampires" saga, the Isildur1 saga is at least entertaining. The all-time record for largest pots played online has been broken multiple times and Isildur1 has been up and down more than a hooker on Fremont Street. For now, I am just considering this a nice blip in the online poker world.
Categories: Doyle Brunson, Isildur1, UIGEA

Shaun Deeb Quits Poker Tournaments

1 24 November 2009 , By: compncards
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Shaun Deeb is one of the most successful online poker tournament players in the world.   He has won Millions online and over $300,000 live.   Now, Shaun Deeb has announced that he has quit playing poker tournaments. In regards as to his decision, he stated:  yah Im burntout I hate them I’m done with them.
Categories: Poker Tournaments, Shaun Deeb
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