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Maria Ho and Tiffany Michelle to Appear on Amazing Race - Do You Care?

27 July 2009 , By: compncards
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According to reports, it looks like that Maria Ho and Tiffany Michelle are going to be contestants in the Amazing Race on CBS. Although word is not official, there are rumors and a pic that shows Ho waiting for filming to begin for the Amazing Race at LAX. If true, Ho and Michelle will be the latest poker players that have turned into reality TV stars. Jean Robert Bellande was famous for his appearance on Survivor and Annie Duke finished runner-up in the previous season of Celebrity Apprentice.
Categories: Amazing Race, Maria Ho, Tiffany Michelle

When Doyle Speaks - The Poker World Listens

2 23 May 2009 , By: compncards
In certain circles, some people are so respected that if they look favorably upon that person, that person is almost immediately elevated. For example, back in the days when Johnny Carson ran the Tonight Show, if a comedian was invited to come sit and talk with Carson, that comedian’s career was made. Comedians such as Jerry Seinfeld and even Jeff Dunham can attribute a great amount of their success due to Carson’s blessing. Doyle Brunson would be the equivalent figure in the poker world.
Categories: Amarillo Slim, Amarillo Slim Preston, Doyle Brunson, Jeff Dunham, Jerry Seinfeld, Johnny Carson, Russ Hamilton, Thomas Preston

New WSOP Rule Should Help Reduce Dealer Abuse

14 May 2009 , By: compncards
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A big change in the rules at the World Series of Poker this year involved instituting a Player Code of Conduct. Now, a player can be penalized not only for abuse to other players, but also to dealers and floor staff. I think this is a fantastic policy that has been instituted. One thing that really irritates me is how that some players will treat dealers like dirt.
Categories: Dave Ulliott, John Bonetti, World Poker Tour, World Series of Poker, WPT, WSOP
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