Archive for the ‘TV Poker’ Category

Georg and Yortuk Festrunk — Squared

October 2nd, 2014 2 comments

Do you remember Georg and Yortuk Festrunk?  Well, it may not be names that spring liltingly to lip.  You might remember them better as Two Wild and Crazy Guys on SNL.  Yeah,  aka Dan Aykroid and Steve Martin.  Not fellows you’d project to a final table, poker-wise.  What they do seem to have is a style that was obvious in the polyester era on downtown Vegas streets.

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November 13th, 2009 No comments

Not the musical. The WSOP version. I viewed the final table. Wow! Was kismet the controlling factor. There were poker intellects involved; they were just in hiding. Read more...

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Full Moon

November 7th, 2009 2 comments

Yeah, the Darvin one. Poker Grump takes him to task over misremembering a hand. I read the same Shamus article he did.

Now Grump goes off in genius mode and take the Moon man to task. You can wax poetic about any hand history. 95% of them produces pure posturing. I'll mention those two words we throw about – imperfect information. HH's don't work like that and there is no context.

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Over the Pond

October 27th, 2009 No comments

Well, this is a poker post…surprise…surprise.

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