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I think…

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…that I’m done. For now. I am referring to the ole blog here, which has had only three different looks in its little lifespan; this being the 3rd. It had been years since I made a change, largely because I am so picky when it comes to site design and never could find a template I liked. Nor did I want to try and modify one already out there or – ha! – create one myself. And so here she is, thanks in no small part to help from friends….read more

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The Nemesis of Ben Gabler

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It’s not exactly like I was found on the side of the street, barely recognizable and in need of nourishment in order to stem off a premature death. But yes, April found me in need, took me in, and gave me an electronic home. The past two months of online existance have sucked in ways only black holes and Paris Hilton have known to previously. I had the carpet pulled out from under me and the battle for even an apology still rages on to this day. There is one…read more

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Yes, it’s very early this week. Therefore the list is very short. Quality, not quantity. 1. DoubleAs: Pressure Points in NL 2. Steal the Blinds: The Lesson 3. Go Be Rude: Meanest Poker Blog I leave for Tahoe in about…16 hours. My limit practice? Limited. I really didn’t want to be the fish on the plane to Reno reading a poker book – that just screams “follow me to the casino and take all my money!!” – but it looks like I will be, as I have yet to crack…read more

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1. The Obituarium: Pour Some Sugar On Me [Make the 80s refrences stop Joe] 2. Pathetic Poker Play: Rounding Out 3. sheverb: Poker made me cry [BTW Gracie, avoid the iTrip unless you know someone in your area who has one and has found a station that it works on all the time, kick-ass awesomely – otherwise just invest in the direct-line input to the stereo. Or stick with the buds. ;)] 4. Sound of a Suckout: Bustin’Rocks

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While I study all day! 1. Mean Gene: Hey, Maybe I Can Write For The Washington Post! [Rarely does a post trigger a laughing fit. This one did.] 2. Chicks Dig Poker Geeks: At what price, Security? 3. Feeding the Addiction: Where I Am In This Mess I Call A Blog 4. Absinthe’s Troubles: The Wise Men (And Why I Like Them) [I dedicate this one to Poker Professional Chris Halverson]

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1. Bad Blood Plays Poker: What Game Are You Playing 2. Human Head Thinks Big: Notable Nugget 3. My Little Poker Blog: Bobby Fischer Visits Joaquin 4. Chris Halverson: Poker Spreadsheet [that’s famous Chris Halverson to all us little people, OK?] 5. Poker Perspectives: Pat-tronizing the T-Bird 6. The Obituarium: Some People Call Me the Space Cowboy Being the good government student that I am, I expect to see all my Austin bloggers at the polls today. I heartily recommend a vote of “no” on the issue everyone is most…read more

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So I got myself all bloglines-d, and I realized that I totally forgot to include my fellow Austin bloggers, plus a certain notable LA blogger…oooopppppsssss. It’s all good now though. 1. Tom Bayes and His Weird Poker Adventures: Fish Fry in Metropolis [Tom, you make me want to pack up and go back to Colorado!] 2. DoubleAs: Folding when you think you’re ahead – ring games 3. G-Rob @ Up for Poker: Brick and More-Tar 4. Riding the F Train: Love That Razz! – Starting Hands and Dead Cards 5….read more

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Yes, I’m late. You’ll notice that’s a theme this weekend… 1. Love and Casino War: More on free-entry poker tournaments in Texas 2. Bad Beat Blog: Gambling, Whoring And The Bad Beat Blog Shoppe 3. Buffalo Hold ‘Em: Poker Blogger Mad Libs 4. Absinthe’s Troubles: Suds ‘n’ Bubbles

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1. Missives From A Degenerate Underachiever: The Importance of Fold Equity 2. Online Poker Thoughts: Opps, I Did It Again [Please note, it is the post being commended here, not the play. So don’t hate me Chris!! :)] 3. Random Thoughts and thoroughbred selections: For my dustjacket, or obituary [Not that BG needs any pimpage from me, but this was just awesome, and I didn’t want another week of just 2.] And I know I said you’d never see anything from Hank or Otis, but…I wouldn’t be a woman if…read more

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1. Tom Bayes: Some Tips for Low Buy-in Internet Omaha/8 Tournaments 2. My Little Poker Blog: My Grandmother [not poker related; just beautiful writing] 3. Online Poker Thoughts: Just Play [maybe not the most earth-shattering post of the week, but it meant something to me] I have about 3 posts sitting in draft status right now…at some point I’ll get around to combining them all in a coherent fashion. Right now, bed.

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