Category Archives: Online

A Rainy Night in San Francisco and Omaha Hi/Lo (or not)

I’m in San Francisco, and it’s been raining every day and night for the last several days.  So, a couple of nights ago, I decided to forego my nightly battle with the elements to eat dinner, and just “stay in”.  … Continue reading

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Online Poker Erodes Family Values

So, Online Poker erodes family values.  At least, that’s what a couple of Tennessee Congressman think.  It’s taken me quite a while to compose this blog entry, primarily because I’ve been too angry to articulate what I want to say.  There … Continue reading

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Last Online Poker Post?

I hope this isn’t my last post under my “Online Poker” topic! There has already been a lot written about last week’s “Black Friday”, when the Justice Department prohibited access to the top three poker sites for U.S. players.  I don’t really … Continue reading

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I’m a Fish

At least, according to “booom123″ on PokerStars.  I think it’s pretty amusing how players that are fish themselves (I’ll explain later how I determined that) like to name-call other players while playing online. Here’s what transpired to cause me to … Continue reading

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I Hate Freerolls – And Pocket Kings

I won a ticket to the PokerListing’s $15K EPT Steps Freeroll today based on my VPP points accumulated throughout the month.  It was a nice, quite Sunday afternoon.  I got a glass of wine, and settled in for what I … Continue reading

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Tuesday’s PokerStars Home Game

Last Tuesday, I hosted our third PokerStars Home Game. There have been some issues with making deposits using the eCheck option lately.  And, since we have several new players, I decided to lower the buy-in to $5.  We had previously … Continue reading

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New Mixed Game on PokerStars

Yesterday, I just happened to discover a new NLHE/PLO Mixed, 6-max game on PokerStars.  The buy-in was $3.30.  I don’t know how long it’s been running, but it did have “new” in the description. Our last Boblagio game was a … Continue reading

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