WSOP Launches in New Jersey

Today marks the beginning of the soft launch period for online gaming in New Jersey. What that technically means is that only invited players can access real money gaming and only during pre-defined hours. For instance, [...]

Game Back On(Line) at WSOP

Back when I penned my first poker blog post nearly 10 years ago I had absolutely no idea where it would lead. At the time my only agenda was to document what I was learning playing [...]

All In: The Poker Movie – Product Review

I recently had the opportunity to screen a copy of the Douglas Tirola documentary, All In: The Poker Movie. I’m not sure what I was expecting. I had heard good and bad things about the film. [...]

Jungleman WSOP Main Event Challenge

Dan “Jungleman12″ Cates is running an interesting WSOP Main Event seat giveaway. Check out his video. And check out this entry by Daniel Sauva For complete contest rules see the Party Poker website. [...]

Guaranteed Solution To Stop Sharks From Eating Sports Book Fish

Don’t offer poker!!! Really. It’s that simple. Most sports books offer poker to their customers as a way to keep players from discovering other poker sites. They understand the tendency for there to be cross-over players [...]

The Fallout From The Full Tilt / PokerStars Pullout

I said I was going to cover what this all means on a few topics when I got home and as I start to write this it’s 6:07am and I’ve just spent a sleepless night on [...]

Racist Joke

“A Mexican, a Jew and a colored fellow walk into a bar… The bartender looks up and says… Get the f*** out of here.” Some of you might recognize that as one of the many racist [...]

What the World Series of Poker Means to Me

I want to start off by saying that I am not bitter that I’m not in Las Vegas right now. Okay, a little disappointed that the Rini Inc. private jet doesn’t have enough fuel to get [...]

The Week That Was

Well, to my surprise, the US did not lose to England this weekend. I guess I should have been smoking vulture brains. It looks like the WSOP is starting to get into full swing. Some bloggers/journalists [...]

Better WSOP Coverage, Please!

Recently Pokerati Dan posted the following on Twitter: @Pokerati: the (temporary) lack of inspiration and passion in poker media’s coverage of late (guilty) makes me giggle. His Tweet struck me because I have long been on [...]

Slow News Day at Bluff

I ran across this on Bluff Magazine’s Europe site: I could understand if they used a headline saying that someone was offering to pay Obama’s way into the WSOP main event but to imply this is [...]

RSS Poker Trivia Quiz Winner

Winner! Winner! Chicken Dinner! Wow! What a great response. Sorry for all of those who sent me a response but were beaten to the punch by Cardgrrl from Raise or Fold: A Year of Risky Business. [...]

The World Series of Poker Bores Me

I was reading this post from super poker affiliate Jeremy Enke about the fact that your average affiliate stands to gain more from his affiliate related activities than he does from playing poker. I’m not sure [...]

WSOP and Sex Workers

Over at the Las Vegas Escort Blog the Las Vegas Courtesan sees the bright side of the WSOP and poker players. Of course I am still hearing girls moaning and complaining about how slow slow slow [...]

I missed it

So who won the WSOP Main Event? [...]