Monthly Archives: August 2016

It’s Lovely Being at Home

As much as I love the road and playing poker every day, it’s also wonderful being at home. I can drink my own coffee, eat my own food, do laundry, get some exercise, talk to friends. Getting old means my … Continue reading

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Penalties at Maryland Live

Penalties are stiff and severe at Maryland Live. For the most part I agree with stricter tourneys. I have always abhorred cheating and angle shooting. In one tournament, Michael got a three-hand penalty and had to step away from the … Continue reading

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Twofer (part II)

On Wednesday night there was another low buy-in tournament ($130) called Triple Stacks which eventually got about 200 runners. I would rather not play this late, but it was more my type of event due to having so many starting … Continue reading

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Twofer

I had a great time being back on the circuit. That is where I belong. In the real world, outside of poker, I’m often considered rude, blunt, candid, selfish. These are all things that are cherished in the poker world. … Continue reading

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WSOP Lammers

There seems to be some confusion about lammers. A lammer is simply a seat in the WSOP. It is historically a small, clay token that is blue and black. In the old days it read: Binion’s WSOP $500 Seat. Today … Continue reading

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Thank You!

Thank you for all of the wonderful feedback in the past few days. I wish I could do more, but I am too busy to coach anyone else right now. For months there have been many people reading this blog … Continue reading

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Coaching

I’m getting many requests for poker coaching. I’m sorry, but I am not taking any new students at this time. First, I’m not in the lammer league anymore, so I couldn’t sweat anyone’s┬áplay there. Two, I have more students than … Continue reading

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