Archive | February, 2013

The Retreat

17 February 2013

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One of the more common complaints about people who play poker for a living is that we don’t contribute anything to society.  We’re leeches, taking money from those who earned it through hard-work, without providing any service in return.  While I don’t agree with that sentiment, this entry isn’t about defending my profession — it’s […]

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The Valentine

14 February 2013

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Happy Valentine’s Day. I grabbed a coffee earlier tonight in hopes the caffeine rush would propel me to get some volume in.  And for an hour, it did.  I’m able to get 65+ games in per hour during peak times, way behind “schedule,” and I was ready for a 3-4 hour session.  Unfortunately, PokerStars was […]

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The Watch

10 February 2013

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During the final stages of my Supernova run last December, I stumbled upon an item in the PokerStars VIP store that I really wanted — a customized Tag Heuer Aquaracer Watch. To be honest, I don’t know why I wanted it.  I’ve never been a ‘watch guy.’  The last one I owned was a flip-up […]

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The Trip

6 February 2013

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Internet came back around the 20th and I managed to squeeze in several coaching clients and a final set before I flew to Bangkok to meet up with a friend of mine from the U.S. Because I played so sparingly, January’s results aren’t too impressive.  But considering the rough start, I’m happy with how it […]

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