Monthly Archives: June 2005

Thursday, June 30, 2005

I seriously wondered if I’d make it to the end of my shift last night. The temperature in the room is mostly unbearable. Add the bodies – all packed together in a confined space – the conversation, the temperature of … Continue reading

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Wednesday, June 29, 2005

Heat! Yup, I got it! Only on one table though and not in Bobby’s Room. And yes, I dealt both of the games running in Bobby’s Room. My start was 40B…take a break and get ready to dive into the … Continue reading

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All-in On Life! A thought on Charlie Tuttle.

One of the greatest sites I’ve ever seen in Vegas happened a few months ago. I was heading home from work a little after 3 a.m. – on the side streets instead of the freeway – and spotted two people … Continue reading

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Friday, June 24, 2005

Thursday was mass mayhem. Not just in the fact that the room was crazy, everyone seemed to be a little bit crazier and I had a major blow out on Table 5. I started my night by dealing two of … Continue reading

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Thursday, June 23, 2005

Somewhere, out in the universe, a small hole started when the first poker player kept digging away at the barrier between the player and the poker table. That small hole has turned into a raging tidal wave of players, all … Continue reading

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Wednesday, June 22, 2005

There’s an incredible dance going on across the sky right now. It’s early a.m. – work behind me – I followed the dance across the city as I headed North towards home. An occasional gutteral rumbling echos an encore request … Continue reading

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Spring Mountain Ranch and dealing with an idiot

On my Friday I dealt one game and took a break, then I was out to play. The game was $20-40 Omaha 8 or Better with a half kill. While the chips were definitely going into the pot, no one … Continue reading

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Saturday, June 18, 2005

How many times can you pass Go and not collect $200? If you’re in the Emerald City…never. If you’re in the real world, I figure it can go on forever. Let’s talk real world…poker. Thursday night…welcome to High Limit Country. … Continue reading

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Thursday, June 16, 2005

Every night since I returned from the Emerald City, two games have been running on my shift in Bobby’s Room. Missed them…not as in I felt bad because I didn’t get to deal them. I had a query from a … Continue reading

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Wednesday, June 15, 2005

I discovered Michelob Ultra…dry as hell, low carb, ‘light’ beer. Yummy! Only problem is I want one after I’ve been up a few hours. Now I see people everywhere in the poker room belting them down and I’m just dealing … Continue reading

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