Fox to Put on Big Game Wannabe Program
I logged on this morning and saw an ad stating that the "Big
Game" was coming to TV. Â When I first saw it, I thought
"Nice!Â That ought to be a good show. "Â Then, I
noticed a picture of Daniel Negreanu. Â My next thought
Is it or is it not?
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Â Â Â Â It is the age old question, is poker a
sport?Â There are many argumentsÂ against it being
so. Â First,Â there is no activity. Â Players sit
around a table and only make minimal movements. (Usually the
least amount of movement the better as not toÂ give any
tells)Â Some also contend you have to have a ball or some
other object to be considered a sport.
What is in a name?
"That which we call a rose
Â By any other name would smell as sweet"
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Romeo & Juliet (II, ii, 1-2)
Â Â Â Â The Mouth, Kid Poker, Poker Brat, and Texas
Dolly. Â Mention these monikers and almost anyone can tell
you who they really are. Â It seems that it is almost a
necessity to have a nickname. Â If a player doesn't have
one when they start playing, if they stick around long
enough and have enough success they will get stuck with one.
If I could....
In contests throughout the country, whether they are beauty,
scholarship, or any other contest, contestants are often
asked the same question. Â "If you could have dinner with
anyone, living or dead, who would it be?"Â Usually the
contestant gets all mushy and names either mom, dad,
grandparent, Jesus, or Gandhi. Â Once again on the open
road of the Texas Panhandle my mind wandered. Â If I could
sit down with anyone for poker who would it be?Â
Â Â Â Â If I took poker players the list is
Bluff's Power 20 vs. My Power 20
Bluff Magazine has released their Poker Power 20. Here is
2. Full Tilt Poker
Bluff Power 20,