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Posted by on Oct 24, 2018 in Blog, General Poker, Las Vegas, Video 1, World Series of Poker | 0 comments

ESPN’s “30 for 30” Podcast: Remembering the 2003 World Series of Poker

 

 

Chris Moneymaker’s stunning storybook victory in the 2003 World Series of Poker is rightly remembered as the seminal event when poker went from smoke-filled backrooms to boardrooms and living rooms.  It the moment when poker grew up.  It’s the dividing line between the good old days and the modern era.  It ignited what became known as “the poker boom.”  A new podcast by ESPN captures some of those memories.

I was interviewed as part of this story.

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Posted by on May 29, 2017 in Blog, General Poker, Politics, World Series of Poker | 3 comments

Poker’s Shining Moment

 

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The 2017 World Series of Poker begins this week.  This will be the first WSOP in 25 years which I don’t plan on writing about or attending.  With poker becoming a faint glow in my rearview mirror, this seems like a suitable occasion to clear out some personal files and post a few (previously unpublished) articles that were written up last year but never posted.

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