Poker in the Time of Cholera

Poker in the Time of Cholera

  Imagine you were part of a management team charged with planning for live poker in the coming year. Imagine your range of possibilities is on a scale of “shut it down till a vaccine” to “lets go ahead with the super seniors event”. What...
How to Win a WSOP Bracelet (a book review)

How to Win a WSOP Bracelet (a book review)

  That grandiose title is going to need some quick clarifications for an understandably skeptical reader. First and foremost, this blog post is a book review of poker pro Dylan Linde’s new book, ‘Mastering Mixed Games: Winning Strategies for Draw, Stud and...
Where to Play Poker in the Seattle Area

Where to Play Poker in the Seattle Area

The Seattle area has seen a lot of changes in the poker scene in the last year or so. The trend has been the increased dominance of the smaller, non-tribal rooms at the expense of the tribal poker rooms. A few factors have conspired to make it this way. The most...
GTO Like a Six Year Old

GTO Like a Six Year Old

  Not to brag but I crush my wife at rock paper scissors. Somehow I pick up on her patterns and can employ an exploitative strategy that is +EV. So when my six year old wanted to play I imagined I would have similar success. I mean he’s six, wtf does he...
You Belong at the WSOP

You Belong at the WSOP

The 50th World Series of Poker is around the corner so it’s time to start planning. I know some of you are regular attendees but some of you may think it’s not for you. You are wrong. If you love poker then you should go, it’s as simple as that. I...