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Time for a Poker Break

Sunday, August 8th, 2004

I’ve been thinking about stepping away from the tables for awhile now, and tonight pretty much convinced me that now is indeed the time for a midsummer hiatus. No, I’m not through playing poker–I’ll definitely be playing in the upcoming Blogger tournament, and I may be playing in a live game or two here and…
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When are the nuts not the nuts?

Wednesday, August 4th, 2004

When you’re watching the feature called “The Nuts” during ESPN’s World Series of Poker coverage. At first I was enthused about these 60-second interludes that showed something quirky or weird about poker. A chance to see something different, something that might make you pause and say, “Hmm”. No such luck. Last year we saw Chris…
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Sex Bomb, sex bomb, David Sklansky is your sex bomb, uh huh

Monday, August 2nd, 2004

After you read this response to what turned out to be a hoax, read this and this. If you play poker you know who David Sklansky is, but if you don’t let me explain a bit. Mr. Sklansky is the author of many seminal (no pun intended, as you may suspect later on) poker texts,…
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