Archive | May, 2008

The Coach

29 May 2008

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About a month ago, I recieved a private message on one of the poker forums I frequent. As someone who yearns for the exciting moment of opening his mail, I logged on immediately to read it. “hey ac, know your busy man but nevertheless I wanted to ask if you ever thougt about giving someone […]

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The Downer

23 May 2008

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In the midst of one of my sets today, a fellow SNG grinder sent me an instant message to complain about a recent run. He had dropped $2200 in two days at the $60s after running at 15% for his last thousand at that level. I consoled him in the typical manner of all high […]

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The Coach

23 May 2008

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The Arrival

16 May 2008

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See what I did there? I was able to use this title, after all. Score. I entered the final table with ten players left and the knowledge that only five of us would walk away happy. The payouts were as follows: 1st: $9652nd: $6053rd: $4454th: $2655th: $217 With a stack of 8500 at the 500/1000 […]

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The Terminal

16 May 2008

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I planned on titling this post, ‘The Arrival” before I realized the innacuracy of it. It’s not an arrival at all, but merely a second departure. The only way it could have worked was if I blogged just after landing in Vegas, and that didn’t (and shouldn’t ever) happen. But I wouldn’t be updating this […]

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The Departure

14 May 2008

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I’m writing this from San Diego Aiport, which is conviently located only a few miles from my house. Not bad. And while I wait for the plane to board, I’m imagining all of the fun I’ll have over the next few days in Las Vegas – without playing a single hand of poker. That may […]

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The New Game

8 May 2008

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I’ve been told that I don’t post enough entries, or at least not enough to satisfy the masses (i.e. 5-10 people?) who read this blog. It’s partly due to a busy schedule, but mostly because I don’t like posting unless I have something new, exciting, or interesting to write about. I know, I know. Hold […]

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