There’s a lot I could say about this hand, too much really, but I am not in the mood for pedantic poker piffle.  Hopefully I can knock this out without trouble. These spots that involve multiple concepts and reward very strong play, from beginning to end, pop up from time to time, as another one did…

Fat Feet, Cakes, and Ducats: d’Artagnan’s Hand welcomes d’Artagnan’s first post. Poker is a learned man’s game.  We accumulate experience and become professors in our own minds, postulating all sorts of convoluted rationalizations for the ways we choose to play.  So here’s one. Early position raiser, Free Lunch Guy, a portly and affable reg, has been raising light all night.  He…

Poker Dad Says

    Thanks to Poker Dad for stepping up and joining  He’ll be posting Sundays, if you don’t interrupt him. –P.

Gargamel’s Travels: “Didn’t Come Here To Chop”

(Special post from Gargamel himself – P.) Much of my disposable income goes to food and travel, but I prefer having a good time with other people’s money. On the outset of my vacation, I looked down at my boarding pass. It was labeled “TSAprecheck,” which was great since I didn’t pay for the status: running…

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Monday $22 SNG

Wednesday 500 bb NL20

Thursday 100 bb NL20 & $22 SNG

Sunday 500 bb NL20

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