The Sorry State of Online Poker

Despite the amazing increase in popularity of online poker the quality of the services being offered has failed to make any sort of significant improvement. Even the newer sites that are just launching on brand spanking new software largely miss the mark. For instance, just how difficult is it to have a real buddy list?…

The Hammer

I got to serve up The Hammer* for someone’s Thanksgiving dessert. Preflop: Hero is BB with 7s, 2d. UTG folds, UTG+1 raises, MP1 folds, MP2 folds, MP3 calls, CO folds, Button folds, SB folds, Hero calls. Flop: (6.50 SB) 9h, 2c, 2h (3 players) Hero checks, UTG+1 bets, MP3 calls, Hero calls. Turn: (4.75 BB)…