Monthly Archive:: November 2013

Dealing with an Aggressive Player, aka Me

In the past, I have been chastised, at the table and off, for opening so many pots, and my continuous betting and aggression. I like to play a lot of pots. Not all of those pots get to the river. In fact, if they do, I am probably not going to win. So, why do [&hellip

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Re-Entry Tournaments

It’s been a while since I have written anything.  I’ve been busy pursuing other, non-poker related projects.  However, I have had a bit of time to travel, with one trip being to Atlantic City. Between this, an article written by Matt Savage, a 2+2 thread attached, and my experiences playing many events around the country, [&hellip

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Report: MGCB Pays Consultant to Evaluate Charity Poker Rooms in MI

Late in 2012, the Michigan Gaming Control Board (MGCB) hired World Wide Casino Consultant George Joseph to evaluate 6 charity poker rooms in Michigan and report back his findings.  Joseph went to two small, two medium and two large rooms and played black jack and poker while observing how the rooms operate.  His report to the [&hellip

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Ryan Riess of Waterford wins the 2013 World Series of Poker Main Event for 8.3M

Ryan Riess of Waterford, MI is your 2013 WSOP Main Event Champion!  He out lasted over 6000 players of the $10,000 buy-in tournament in route to over $8.3 million dollars and the bracelet.  Outside of 1 miss-step on a call with Q high trying to catch a bluff, he played amazing all night.  Getting smacked [&hellip

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MGCB Public Hearing reg: Proposed Changes Nov 22, 2013

MGCB Schedules Public HearingNovember 22, 2013 9:00a.m.-11:00a.m. Plan to Attend! Please plan to attend!  If you, yourself, cannot attend, please find someone from your organization who can.  This is the only hearing that will take place in front of the agency that drafted the proposed rules.  It is a critical part of the rule making process.  The [&hellip

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Call to Action: Letters to the Editor –

Call to Action: Letters to the Editor So many charities have helped the fight against the new rules by writing letters to their Senators and Representatives.  Thank you! How can you help today?  Write a letter to the editor! Now is the time to submit your letters to the editor expressing your support for regulated millionaire party [&hellip

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