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Bad Beats, casino cheats and remarkable feats. Notes, quotes and anecdotes.
The 2005 Main Event runner-up offered up this beauty on Facebook: "At most, poker should be no higher on your list than Plan "B" in life." Full Interview
Women of Poker Jan Fisher
Member of the Women's Poker Hall of Fame. Susie Isaacs
Back-to-back winner of WSOP ladies Championship. Barbara Enright
Only woman to ever reach main event final table. Kathy Liebert
$6 million plus in lifetime earnings. Danielle Striker
Author of Poker Samadhi, a book designed to help you find your poker dharma. Pam Brunson
The daughter of a legend and pretty good player in her downright. Doyle's kid. Great interview(s).
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Suggested Frank Scoblete: Author, Golden Touch Dice Conrol Revolution and craps legend. Jared Tendler: Author, The Mental Game of Poker.
Fun Fact If an average gambler walks into a casino with $1,000 the casino can expect to win about $200. Of that $200, the casino figures it is able to comp that player about $80.
Poker Quotes “If you’re committed to being a professional gambler, and you want to be the best you can be, you spend every waking moment trying to figure out a way to beat the game.” - Billy Walters, gambling legend.
He once bet $3.5 million on the Superbowl and won! He won $400,000 on a sinle hole of golf:
The Suicide Table?
One poker tabke you definitely don't want to sit at! MORE
This 38 year old's only been playing poker for five years now and already he's got a WSOP bracelet to his name and he's closing in on $1 million in lifetime earnings. He says the bracelet was special!
Did you know? on High Roller Radio. Should online gaming be a concern to parents? Newsweek says yes! A poker milestone in Thurmond, West Virginia. The Inventors of Omaha and EZ Pai Gow and much, much more. HERE
A Gamblers' Word
"A gambler's word is as good as his bond, and that is more than I can say of many businessmen who stand very high in the community. I would rather take a true gambler's word than the bond of many businessmen who are today counted worth thousands. The gambler will pay when he has money, which many good church members will to."
- George Devol, legendary riverboat gambler who had a knack for chesting cheaters, from his autobiography.
Ways to Improve Your Game
If you're not changing the way you play then the game is passing you by. Never be complacent at the poker table, your opponent's aren't! High Roller Radio has compiled a list easy tips to help you stay ahead of the game. MORE
High Roller Radio compiles a list of some of our favourite poker/gambling books. Michael Craig's offering to the left is one of the best ever written. Super System, One of a Kind and the Biggest Game in Town to name a few. MORE
Howard Schwartz Interview
Legendary gaming historian from the Gamblers Book Club in Las Vegas. Here
This 24 year old young gun is quickly emerging as one of the top players on the pro circuit today. Six cashes at this year's World Series of Poker including his 3rd final table. He's won more than a million dollars playing poker and has more than 3,300 online cashes. Candid and well-spoken. Dynamite chat! Here, he compares online cash games versus live cash games:
With the new poker movie Gutshot Straight set to hit theatres in September, we thought we'd take a look at the greatest poker and gambling movies out there. Rounders, Casino, the Cincinnati Kid and more: HERE
The 2014 World Series of Poker is down to the final table, nine players who will be vying for the $10 million first prize and the title of world champion. MORE
So, what happens when someone dies at the poker table?
Ladies legend Susie Isaacs has the answer: