Monthly Archives: February 2004

Sunday, February 29, 2004

I find myself mesmerized by the personality display of the people that put money in my pocket. You may not see what I see. If you see only the cards and the chips…I would have to believe you are not … Continue reading

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Friday, February 27, 2004

It appeared to be an innocent $8-$16 Holdem Game filled with 10 players…it turned out to be a river filled with Piranha and the stepping-stones were land mines spaced 10 feet apart. As I stood behind the dealer, waiting for … Continue reading

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Thursday, February 26, 2004

Judy. Startlingly refreshing and ready to play poker, I liked her the moment we exchanged our first words. I pushed into Table 20, $15-$30 Holdem, she was in the 7s and sliding her chips over to the 8s that had … Continue reading

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Wednesday, February 25, 2004

A little war broke out the other night over a woman asking to see a new player’s called hand. The new player wasn’t new to poker, just to the game. The new player was enraged and took it to the … Continue reading

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Sunday, February 22, 2004

The stars were out this afternoon at Bellagio. Light, Bellagio’s hottest nightclub, sponsored a Celebrity Challenge No Limit Holdem Tournament, prizes and winners here. The sky is crying giant rivers of rain. Consequently the stars are stuck in town, the … Continue reading

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Friday, February 20, 2004

Some kind of fun going on here! First and foremost, it’s Friday. Yes…to the rest of the world it’s Friday but it’s also my Friday. I’m so damn glad. Needless to say there are times when the five day work … Continue reading

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Tuesday, February 17, 2004

Max. The name alone teases the mind. Max what? MAXimum self destruct is what comes to my thoughts when I see him and deal to him. My introduction to Max happened years ago at the Mirage. His main game is … Continue reading

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Monday, February 16, 2004

Bellagio just started a $1-$2 Blind, No Limit Holdem game…as of the 15th. Tonight there were two of them running, one is the main game, the other is a must move. $100 buy-in, no more, no less. If a player … Continue reading

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Saturday, February 14, 2004

Poor Table Tango, so neglected and empty. It should be filled with poker tales. Instead, it’s filled with ire and frustration over a little chunk of cyber space. Good News! It’s already being transported to a new home. The DNS … Continue reading

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Tuesday, February 10, 2004

I’m not having any fun right now. The migration of my website to it’s new server space is MAKING ME CRAZY! I’ve been on the phone with tech support every morning since last week. I wish I was drinking, I’d … Continue reading

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