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How to lose a tournament in under 6 hours.

» by February 1, 2010 at 11:32 pm » Comments (1)

I played the WBCOOP tourney on Poker Stars on Saturday and my previous attempts had me out before the dodo birds who were being BLINDED out were eliminated. So I had no confidence in my game. I made the following decisions to change my play today. 1. Make people pay for their draws.  No cheap […]


» by March 11, 2009 at 11:34 pm » Comments (3)

Yup, once again HeffMike with 10 outs twice catches his miracle river to take me from the Mookie. No Hand Histories, I’ve made some aggressive moves to try and not be as meek as I used to but KQ? Really Mike? CALLS! Come on Mike. CALLS!! Fine. I’ve had my bad running, but its ending […]

Phil Mickelson of Poker Bloggers!

» by March 5, 2009 at 2:16 am » Comments (6)

A great game by Bonedaddy and I salute him for his win. I’ll examine HH’s later. But to OOSSUUU754 thanks for the words of encouragement and your mentoring lately.  Thanks to Riggstad for your support. Thanks to Mookie , and the rest of the BBT4 crew for putting on a great tourney. I’ll win again… […]

The Fall of Rome…

» by October 13, 2008 at 7:23 am » Comments (1)

I am glad that the imposed ban on poker by the girlfriend and myself (in an attempt to finish the house work) is over. I’ll be donking it up in the LivePokerRadio Tour tonight. Now I’ve been wondering where everyone has gone in my poker cyberspace. But we’ve all headed out with activities whether it […]

3rd place is 2nd loser.

» by August 19, 2008 at 12:43 am » Comments Off

I was swimming along having some fun tonight… (YES HAND HISTORIES ARE BACK! WEEEE!) Everyone was gunning after me… kevin_with_AK: instant, im gunning for you. lol So I had to play tight yet donkey aggressive! Ironic that I said… InstantTragedy: We’ll be paying 3 luckboxes tonight. I thought I would get some action with a […]

Greatest Olympic Choker?

» by August 17, 2008 at 11:39 am » Comments Off

Matt Emmons once again had the lead in the shooting competition at the Olympics and all he had to do was basically hit the target, last time around in Athens 2004 he had a similar huge lead, but he struck the wrong target and lost with a 0.0 score on his final shot. Matt Emmons […]


» by August 16, 2008 at 12:48 am » Comments Off

I will still be hosting the LPR tourneys, just not playing in them. Whew.

A night of blood!

» by July 27, 2008 at 7:33 pm » Comments Off

I see the brilliance that is (secret mentor) thinking on my poker style. I’m a tight aggro donkey with jackass tendencies wrapped in a good guy package. I tend to not play my nut hands to get maximum value (jackass) while being so tight that the table doesn’t do anything but fold when I have […]

Tragedy News : You can’t make this shit up…

» by July 18, 2008 at 8:44 am » Comments Off

From the wire:

Motorists seem increasingly willing to do just about anything for free gasoline. In Orlando, Florida, David Partin has agreed to name his son after a couple of local radio hosts as part of a contest.

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No luck at the tourney

» by July 12, 2008 at 7:04 pm » Comments Off

You have to win races to win tourneys.

Races won: 1 Races lost : 4

OH no… Skidoo is in trouble…

» by July 11, 2008 at 8:23 pm » Comments Off

This is a video, you have to see Gary save the Skidoo!

I bubble (1 away from the $) and more fun..

» by June 11, 2008 at 1:03 am » Comments (1)

Tournament of Bubbles

» by June 10, 2008 at 11:44 pm » Comments (1)

Boat over boat and my first Gigli in the Bodonk…

» by May 27, 2008 at 8:22 pm » Comments Off

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