Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) has made it clear, if you don’t like his bill—the Restoration of America’s Wire Act (RAWA)—that would outlaw internet gaming including online poker, then get your own.
Millions of Sheldon Adelson’s dollars have seeped their way into our legislative process thanks to the Citizens United ruling by the US Supreme Court which basically says that the use of money in politics is protected by the Constitution as free speech.
Poker darling Amanda Leatherman has found her way back into the poker media spotlight with her latest stint as a “special guest sideline reporter” for the Heartland Poker Tour.
Former host of PokerStars’ The Big Game, Leatherman was also poker famous for the company she kept which included the likes of Joe Sebok and Daniel Negreanu.
Most recently, Manda has been co- hosting a morning radio show is North Carolina at Star 104.3, but since she doesn’t have a face for radio perhaps we will start seeing more of her in the poker rotation.
Check out her latest work at the HPT where it sounds she picked up a little twang.
In one of the most in-depth interviews I have seen with Hellmuth, it’s no topics off limits as Strazynski covers things such as Ultimate Bet and Hellmuth’s aspirations, as well as getting into his personal and professional life.
In true Poker Brat style, Hellmuth manages to name drop the likes of The Obamas and Oprah along the way and even winds up the interview by saying how he thinks he would have made a good US President. Well judging by today’s standards, that’s probably not hard.
Thanks to pokernyhederne and some cryptic tweets from Doyle Brunson it was revealed that the two men who lost their shit in the Bellagio’s high stakes Bobby’s Room were none other than Gus Hansen and David Oppenhiem.
We are bit late to the party on this, but back in late November Fedor Holz challenged his twitter followers to read or listen to 40 new books before the end of the year. All in the name of bettering yourself. I think.
Branching out into the world of YouTube beyond his usual poker shows, Polk is now reaching for heights of internet stardom by trying to recreate the success of renowned YouTubers such as PewDiePie, Markiplier, and jacksepticeye.
The Atlantic Ballroom at the Resorts Casino in Atlantic City New Jersey is the scene of the all new StarsFun Skills Zone. Those attending the new PokerStars Festival event in New Jersey can not only blow off steam while taking a break from the poker tables, but they can take the opportunity to even get in a little extra action.
By now just about everyone has seen the infamous “Check your privilege” hand from the 2016 World Series of Poker Main Event (if not you can watch it below), but according to speech-play master William Kassouf, there was more to the hand between him and November Niner Griffin Benger than what was shown on ESPN.
Following Mike “The Mouth” Matusow’s interview on the PokerNews podcast where he talked about the Poker Hall of Fame nominees and why he feels he was snubbed, Daniel Negreanu took to the podcast to tackle some misconceptions that were spoken about.
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