Added by Redeyed on April 30, 2008 at 4:14pm —
I just wanted to share some good news today. As some of you may know I had been trying to get the 5th Street Charity Ball added to all of the Merge gaming Network for the last couple months. Had thought that it would be done for the last game but it didn't happen.
Well yesterday, one of the mods jumped in to try and help get this done as well . Sometimes a lady can get things done when a man can't , and Scotlady proved once again that a pretty face can work… Continue
Added by Earl on April 30, 2008 at 8:33am —
I honestly believe that Poker Dreams owner John Dutchak is at it again. I received an email from a new poker room called Midnights Poker Club. It has just enough promises in it to make me skeptacal. If I am right he is targeting the players that used to be on poker dream. Here is a copy of the email I received.
New Card Room
From: Midnights Poker Club (email@example.com)
You may not know this sender.Mark as safe|Mark as unsafe
Sent: Tue 4/22/08 3:13… Continue
Added by (Rowlph) Don Whitley on April 23, 2008 at 10:57am —
TheDawggHouse.com is proud to be helping with a Charity Poker Tournament at Full Tilt to raise money for the Children's Tumor Foundation. You can read more about it here:
(You can also make direct donations at that link, every little bit helps!)
Here are the details of the… Continue
Added by Redeyed on April 22, 2008 at 10:25pm —
is relatively new contender on the market. It is open to US players - it even accepts credit card deposits from US citizens!
The poker network's shares its player base with Cake and is… Continue
Added by Earl on April 17, 2008 at 6:30pm —
This weeks game:
Played @ Timeless Poker
Tournaments > House of Poker Blue's League
Game reg. - 2 days before tourney begins
Game Starts - 19-Apr 10am EST
Private Password is located at the forum
Game type -Limit Hold'em
Buy-in - 2.00 + 0.20
All we need from… Continue
Added by Earl on April 17, 2008 at 9:12am —
Tourney Name: RedsRaiders Green CraZy Freeroll Tourney Date: April 20th
Time: 4:20 pm Est.
Payout: $100 CraZy Payout
PW: posted at redsraiders.com
You must be logged on to view!
Structure: NLHOLDEM/ Reg. Blinds Deep chip stack if possible
Added by Redeyed on April 14, 2008 at 3:37pm —
I come from the uk and have been playing cards for as long as i can remember yep from the age of about 4 i guess gets a bit hazy before then, started out playing 3 card brag had a dad that was a bookmaker and a bit of a gambler, so i guess it rubbed off, some of you may not have heard of the game but lets say brag is probably the closest game to poker but requiring more skill in reading your opponent (yes i kid you not) . probably where i get my world class hand reading skills from :-), any way… Continue
Added by quibbles on April 13, 2008 at 9:37am —
Added by andy waite on April 12, 2008 at 5:30am —
Game two is tomorrow . Could always use some more players . :-)
There has been a mistake made in the set-up of this game...there is rebuys . However , I am asking everyone NOT TO REBUY during a league game . I've talked with the site and this problem is sorted out for all future games .
As always , just visit the House of Poker Blues Forum
for all the info on the game . Hope to see you there ! :-D
Added by Earl on April 11, 2008 at 7:59am —
Help TRR Raise Money for the Children's Tumor Foundation!
Play with the pros at Full Tilt to raise money for the Children's Tumor Foundation. The owner of TRR, his brother and girlfriend are also running a 10K race on May 3 at the Flying Pig Marathon in Cincinnati. Read more about it here:
Team Steiner Fundraising Page: http://www.active.com/donate/nfFlyingPig2008/CSteine3
You can also make direct donations at the link above. Remember, every little bit… Continue
Added by Bee on April 9, 2008 at 9:28am —
Boo Hooo! ATLANTIC CITY! CRY ME A RIVER!!!
In the NEWS yesterday (my local Standard Speaker, Hazleton Pa) - HEADLINE READS "Economic slowdown could lead casinos to end perks"
It should have read! Atlantic City/Vegas Casinos (American Casinos) - A Portrait of GREED! They WANT it ALL!
I got news for the CASINOS - Most gamblers I talk to are more worried about their kids.. & food and gas prices than playing in casinos these days.. They are going to… Continue
Added by Tom Dwyer on April 8, 2008 at 10:00pm —
STANDBACKWORLD POKER BLOG IS HAPPY TO BE ONE OF THE FIRST TO GET THIS TRAILER SPREADING ACROSS THE WORLD WIDE WEB!
What's the BIG DEAL?
, Bret Harrison, Shannon Elizabeth
, Charles Durning, Phil Laak, Antonio Esfandari
, Vince Van Patton.
Quite a list! (What gives? where is JEN TILLY? I seen her in the trailer)
I'm a go with my gut kinda guy - and MY feeling on this trailer is that the makers of this… Continue
Added by Tom Dwyer on April 7, 2008 at 11:30am —
Just wanted to let everyone know how the Charity Ball was started and why. As my good friend Brad said , it's been a long hard road . The poker event is going on a couple years old now , and the number of players have remained about the same . I'd like to see this game get a much bigger player base , but what we raise is better than nothing.
You can read the full story on how the game got started , and a surprise at the end by… Continue
Added by Earl on April 6, 2008 at 9:39am —
Wait a minute, we have a blog on our pages too? Wow, I didn't know that!
Added by BigMoody1 on April 4, 2008 at 11:48am —
I like RON PAUL for MORE reasons than POKER issues... He is the man for REAL CHANGE in the USA - BUT the PEOPLE in this country need to take their heads out of thier ass to see it...
a great READ on my blog - today http://standbackworld.blogspot.com - if you care to see what Dr. Paul says about internet poker - etc.
If you are in the area and WANT to hook up - I'm buying pizza for anyone that shows up and meets us there. From this site.
Next week, Dr. Paul will… Continue
Added by Tom Dwyer on April 4, 2008 at 12:32am —
Got a couple new replies back from two of my Congressmen . I had sent off another round of letters stating my support for the exemption of poker from the UIGEA . If you care to read , just Click Here
Added by Earl on April 3, 2008 at 12:55pm —
Some have told me this is a TOUGH SELL - I can't understand why? A poker player (a good one) needs some help. I want to try and get her that help.
I have a new MISSION people! - A poker friend of ours needs some help! I'm going to reach out to my ONLINE poker pals - PLAYERS that KNOW a lot of rounders and then pray - something happens....
I will be running a live event in HAZLETON Pa - ON April 19 - 11am (This will be a DEEP STACK tourney) $50+20 It will be held at our… Continue
Added by Tom Dwyer on April 2, 2008 at 4:22pm —
The House of Poker Blues League at Timeless Poker
The league has been successfully set up! There is $50.00 added to the first game to kick things off !!!
It is listed in the Tournament Lobby under the "Private" heading.
The first tournament will take place at 2008-04-05 @ 1000 hours .
The password is located at… Continue
Added by Earl on April 2, 2008 at 10:38am —
Seems Stu is not the only one in the poker world to HIT THE WALL hard.
THE "BRAT" (who I love by the way) Seems to have fallen on hard times...
For the rest of the story - I take you to my BLOG http://standbackworld.blogspot.com
(I'm not sure how to upload a video on APCW)
I keep telling my readers to HAVE balance in life - and to keep POKER in CHECK.
Added by Tom Dwyer on April 1, 2008 at 12:24pm —