Monthly Archives: January 2007

Where’s that electric fork?

They say you get lucky just before you die. I know I’m going to live a helluva long fucking time. Yes, I’m basing this on last night’s poker play. I played for two hours before I won my first pot … Continue reading

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Mirage Special “Special Event” Update

*edit* I just received news from Donna Harris that Dennis Jackson passed away tonight. Please put the Mirage on your calendar Thursday evening. Share some poker time with your fellow players and friends and help make the tournament a success. … Continue reading

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Mirage Special “Special Event”

This Thursday, 2/1/07, a special “Special Event” tournament to help one of their own, Dennis Jackson, starts at 5 p.m.at The Mirage poker room. Limit Holdem $130 buy-in with unlimited $40 rebuys during the first hour. The prize pool will … Continue reading

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Project City Center VII

It’s been over two months since the last update – and it shows in the whole playing field that used to be part Boardwalk, Bellagio employee parking, tram to Monte Carlo, and Harmon Avenue as it connected to Las Vegas … Continue reading

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The Stardust ain’t what it used to be

The glorious day of implosion and losing more Las Vegas history is set for March 13, 2007 at 2:30 a.m. I’m still trying to figure a way to watch it without being right in the dust zone and stuck in … Continue reading

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The Pan Games Play Monte Carlo

Wayne had a request. He wanted to give a dealer/friend some reciprocal dealer/player appreciation and suggested that we go to the Monte Carlo, plus it had been some time since Wayne had been to the Monte Carlo. Color me in … Continue reading

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Chinese New Year

Out with the old, in with the new. Bellagio’s Gardens alwaysplease the senses – no matter the theme – it is a complete delight, from the colors and design to the moist, pleasant air that one can feel as soon … Continue reading

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Player Behavior

Can we form an opinion about a person’s personality based on their behavior at the poker table? I say “HELL YES!” Others would argue with me and say that they know the person away from the poker table and said … Continue reading

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Who gives a shit?

The answer to that is always ME! No matter how many times I’ve seen a situation that was ugly or something happened that I had no control over andthe scenetried toescape my thoughts at the speed of light, some part … Continue reading

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UIGEA – FULL GOVERNMENT CONTROL

Every day brings a new nightmare with the UIGEA. I have been reading Roll the Bones by David G. Schwartz andI’ll admit to taking my time as I float throughtwo to three pages at a time before I have to … Continue reading

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