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Texas Hold’em: The Next Olympic Gold?
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Texas Hold’em: The Next Olympic Gold?

July 29th, 2015 | by Brian Corlisse
Once upon a time, poker was the sole preserve of road gamblers and Vegas grinders, secret backroom games involving marathon stints of…well, sitting down and smoking, mostly. Fast-forward to today, and the biggest poker...
Guide to the Ultimate Poker Night
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Guide to the Ultimate Poker Night

July 24th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
Ah, the Thursday Night Game! Home games, simply, are what poker is all about. So, assuming the beer is flowing and you have already procured the requisite assortment of snacks, here’s everything else you will need for the...
What Poker Can Do To Battle Problem Gambling
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What Poker Can Do To Battle Problem Gambling

July 21st, 2015 | by Kaycee James
Problem gambling is also known as ludomania – or as some would more simply put it, gambling addiction. No matter how you slice it, there will always be people who biologically lock into addictive behavior. We have all seen...
4 Poker Themed Restaurants and Bars From Around the World
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4 Poker Themed Restaurants and Bars From Around the World

July 16th, 2015 | by Brian Corlisse
Good food, drinks, and poker, what more could you want? With poker’s rising popularity around the world, it’s no surprise that poker-themed restaurants and bars are popping up all over the place. Several cunning...
Throwback Thursday: Mark Newhouse and His Double WSOP Success
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Throwback Thursday: Mark Newhouse and His Double WSOP Success

July 2nd, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
Mark Newhouse may not have the allure and mystique attached to his name in the same way that Phil Ivey or Daniel Negreanu has, but he is someone who will go down in the annals of poker history for two very good reasons. Although...
Tools to Become a Better Poker Player
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Tools to Become a Better Poker Player

June 29th, 2015 | by Kaycee James
Poker players always want to get better at the game so that they can increase the likelihood that they have a winning session and see an increase in their win rate. There are a lot of tools available for poker players that allow...
6 Things Only Poker Players Understand
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6 Things Only Poker Players Understand

June 23rd, 2015 | by Brian Corlisse
Anyone that has dabbled in the game seriously for even a little bit knows that poker has its own unique culture and set of unwritten rules. Due to the influence of poker on popular culture that sometimes confuses fact and...
Poker Cheaters – Who Has Been Caught in the Past
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Poker Cheaters – Who Has Been Caught in the Past

June 15th, 2015 | by Greg Shaun
I would prefer even to fail with honor than win by cheating. – Sophocles Clearly the Sophocles code of honor does not extend to all poker players. When it comes to the world of poker, it is a wonder that there are not more...
If World War Two Was a Poker Game
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If World War Two Was a Poker Game

June 12th, 2015 | by Kaycee James
Germany, Russia, Poland, Britain and France sit down at the table. Germany immediately raises. After consulting with Britain and France, Poland goes all-in. Germany and Russia both call and end up splitting the pot. Poland leaves...
The Benefits of Poker – Beyond That Bankroll
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The Benefits of Poker – Beyond That Bankroll

June 5th, 2015 | by Brian Corlisse
From Harvard to MIT to local middle schools, card games such as poker are being taught to increase intellect, communication skills, and mathematical skills as well. No longer can there be a question to the validity of poker as a...

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