Archive | April, 2011

The Free Membership

28 April 2011

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A little more than a week ago, I headed down to the nearest gym and talked with a representative about getting a one week pass to try out their facility. I liked it. Staff seemed friendly and it was equipped with rows of cardio machines, an extensive free weight section, and even a smoothie bar.When […]

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The Abstract

24 April 2011

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Went down to the City Clerk office in Sacramento on Friday to get my passport and apparently the birth certificate I have is an ‘abstract,’ so I have to wait until Monday and bring back a certified copy. I thought I could come back the next day, but the lady behind the counter reminded me […]

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The Bahamas

20 April 2011

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Earlier today, the DOJ reached an agreement with PokerStars and FullTilt to allow U.S. based players to withdraw, but no word on how soon we can play. Still, it’s a step in the right direction and hopefully the start of legalization/rectification. Unfortunately, I have no idea whether it’s a big step or a baby step. […]

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The Limbo

18 April 2011

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As I drove home from the gym last night, I spent the entire time brainstorming for this blog entry. I turned the radio down and just started talking to myself. Boy, did I ramble. Fifteen minutes later, I realized I had missed my exit and had to turn back around. I spent the entire weekend […]

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17 April 2011

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Alright, I’m getting a bit itchy.

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The Bridge

16 April 2011

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The last thirty or so hours have been rather hectic. If you haven’t already heard, online poker has been effectively shut down which means I’m in a rather tough spot. Just signed a lease, bought new furniture, paid the government way too much money, and now I might be forced to leave the country. A […]

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The Real (Kid) Poker

4 April 2011

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Daniel Negreanu has started playing $1.75 SNGs. No, he’s not busto. It’s presumably in an effort to improve his multi-tabling skills and become proficient in games with a STT structure. Here are a few recent tweets of his, in reference to SNGs. Watched @abarone68 of @Poker_VT do it at my house and it’s a piece […]

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