Tuesday, December 2, 2003

Celebrity Poker Review

December 2, 2003

Heaven help me but I watched Bravo’s Celebrity Poker tonight. As expected the play, what little of it was shown, was atrocious – a bunch of calling stations, small bets, unbelievable silly plays, etc. But we knew that would be the case. We also knew David Schwimmer was going to be first out. But of […]

Whether you like it or not

December 2, 2003

This turkey really has legs is an article from Fast Company on a small family owned business selling smoked turkeys, mostly over the holidays. This article has inspired me to buy one. But therein lies the problem for Greenberg Turkey. One of the key points in the article is how old-fashioned the company is. They […]

Poker Hand Analyzer

December 2, 2003

This poker hand analyzer [link via Up For Poker] is very useful for understanding the odds of a particular hand winning in certain situations. Here is a contrived example that is fairly illustrative of why Texas Hold’em is such an interesting game. Consider a two handed showdown between 7d and 2c (the worst starting hand […]