Every week the geeks at FiveThirtyEight.com post a couple of riddles for their followers to solve. One of last week’s riddles was about Texas Holdem poker, proposing the you only … Continue reading Riddle Me This
NOTE: This entry was originally posted on a different site on December 30, 2016 and has been slightly edited prior to re-posting here. A couple nights ago I was playing … Continue reading Should I Turn This Into a Bluff?
One of my daughter’s favorite TV shows is TLC’s “What Not to Wear.” In this makeover reality show, participants are nominated by friends (?), co-workers or relatives to participate in … Continue reading Daily Debacle – What Not to Play
Last night I was playing $0.50 / 1.00 NL online and lost a full buy-in of $100 fairly quickly (ironically while watching a YouTube video of a poker class that … Continue reading Daily Debacle – Not Quitting
This hand came a couple weeks ago playing $2-4 NL online. I was the big blind. A middle position player open-raised to $8, and there was one caller. Only $4 … Continue reading Self Management… Not!
This hand occurred two nights ago playing $1-2 no limit hold’em online. I am on the button with Qc Jc. Great spot for suited, connecting Broadway cards. Stack sizes are: … Continue reading I was going to fold, until…