But after Mike McDonald commented and in turn Shaun Deeb did as well, it seemed people forgot their sense of humor and things got really serious all of a sudden. Liv Boeree dropped the M bomb and called out Deeb for being a misogynist.
The funny thing is, I am not sure if Deeb was the one cracking a joke, or whether Boeree was for calling him out on it.
@JasonMercier last wedding I went to- 80% chance or rain with a perfectly viable backup option and they opted to hope it wouldn’t rain— Mike McDonald (@MikeMcDonald89) July 21, 2016
With tensions rising over the upcoming presidential elections, Daniel Negreanu is using his social media reach to share his thoughts on the candidates and there is one in particular that he is getting especially vocal about.
ICYMI: Trump bragging about how humble he is with a bit of commentary from yours truly. https://t.co/jYZrTXaczN— Daniel Negreanu (@RealKidPoker) July 18, 2016
^^ Negreanu’s commentary had me laughing out load on this one.
Only a few days ago Twitter blew up over comments made by Negreanu, to Mike Matusow following a tweet by Erik Seidel that divided opinion.
Sounding very NPRish, the first episode drops in ahead of the pair’s trip to the World Series of Poker.
The pod gives their take on the risks and rewards that come with along with competing in the WSOP, selling action, how much of their bankroll is on the line during the WSOP and nerves and excitement ahead of the tournament.
*Doyle “Texas Dolly” Brunson has announced his retirement from poker so that he can spend more time with his wife, who is in failing health.
Brunson has amassed 10 WSOP bracelets, a WPT title along with being a fixture in the high-stakes cash games run in the famous “Bobby’s Room” over the decades.
Talking to Poker Central ahead of his last WSOP foray Brunson said: “I’m planning on retiring after the summer. My wife is not in very good health, and I will stay with her for the duration of either her life or mine.”
You can read more on Brunson’s decision to retire from the game over on Poker Central.
Currently Brunson and his son Todd have cashed in the $10,000 No Limit 2-7 Single Draw — where play continues today — in what could be the last hurrah from the poker godfather.
I’ve been replaced as chip leader https://t.co/fnzqZp7vV9— Todd Brunson (@ToddBrunson) June 12, 2018
Unibet have worked with creative agency FCB Inferno to release a custom deck of cards to accompany the launch of a new poker format where the Queen outranks the King.The project is intended to help draw attention to gender equality and unconscious gender bias in poker.
In this great interview with CardPlayer Lifestyle, Robbie Strazynski goes one-on-one with Phil Hellmuth ahead of the launch of his new autobiography “The Poker Brat”—which Hellmuth hopes will become a New York Times Bestseller—to really find out the man behind the famous name.
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.