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Forum: Internet Gambling 12-01-2007, 08:04 PM
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Posted By STOPRAKEGREED
Re: Petition for attention of FTP

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FTP's response is unsatisfactory.

I already play on Stars because of the better benefits, but I will not play on FTP until something changes on this matter.

Apparently FT plays the...
Forum: Internet Gambling 12-01-2007, 07:50 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 92
Posted By STOPRAKEGREED
Re: Why online poker sucks.

E PUR, SI SUCK is what Galileo would say.
Forum: Internet Gambling 11-29-2007, 03:25 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 92
Posted By STOPRAKEGREED
Re: Why online poker sucks.

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I'd still like to see a PT shot. Honestly I've never seen a screenshot with millions of hands... most was FGators' 1.6 or so.

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How exactly does this add to the debate?
Forum: Internet Gambling 11-29-2007, 02:47 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 92
Posted By STOPRAKEGREED
Re: Why online poker sucks.

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FullTiltPoker Game #4321822343: Table Darling (6 max) - $2/$4 - No Limit Hold'em - 1:59:06 ET - 2007/11/28
Seat 1: cardiffgiant1 ($400)
Seat 2: ungar2000 ($813.10)
Seat 3: czplaya...
Forum: Internet Gambling 11-29-2007, 02:36 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 92
Posted By STOPRAKEGREED
Re: Why online poker sucks.

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When did 6max become the norm and why? Here is my answer: about 3 years ago and to increase the rake that every player pays by almost 100%.

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Wrong again. 6...
Forum: Internet Gambling 11-28-2007, 09:04 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 92
Posted By STOPRAKEGREED
Re: Why online poker sucks.

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It sounds to me like you're complaining more that online games are too fast. Online rakes a lot less than live on a per-hand basis, and that's what matters, for the most part.

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Forum: Internet Gambling 11-28-2007, 08:48 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 92
Posted By STOPRAKEGREED
Re: Why online poker sucks.

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Play live if you think online rake it too high.

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OK, a number of people have made this point, most quite snidely. Here is the response: GAMES ARE A...
Forum: Internet Gambling 11-28-2007, 05:29 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 92
Posted By STOPRAKEGREED
Re: Why online poker sucks.

I wish Mason would start a site. I think he's one of the very few who could do a good job.
Forum: Internet Gambling 11-28-2007, 03:27 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 92
Posted By STOPRAKEGREED
Re: Why online poker sucks.

Here is a question for all of the defenders of the status quo? When did 6max become the norm and why? Here is my answer: about 3 years ago and to increase the rake that every player pays by almost...
Forum: Internet Gambling 11-28-2007, 03:24 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 92
Posted By STOPRAKEGREED
Re: Why online poker sucks.

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Play live if you think online rake it too high.

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OK, a number of people have made this point, most quite snidely. Here is the response: GAMES ARE A LOT BETTER LIVE. A...
Forum: Internet Gambling 11-28-2007, 03:21 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 92
Posted By STOPRAKEGREED
Re: Why online poker sucks.

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Hey stop, while i dont agree with a lot of what youve said, i do agree that the rake is far too high in most online games.

However, its not even worth arguing about it on...
Forum: Internet Gambling 11-28-2007, 03:17 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 92
Posted By STOPRAKEGREED
Re: Why online poker sucks.

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About 4 years ago I could beat online poker, people learning hand rankings probably had more of an impact than the rake.

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This is the(censored) unfortunate...
Forum: Internet Gambling 11-28-2007, 03:15 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 92
Posted By STOPRAKEGREED
Re: Why online poker sucks.

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Hey stop, while i dont agree with a lot of what youve said, i do agree that the rake is far too high in most online games.

However, its not even worth arguing about it on here. ...
Forum: Internet Gambling 11-28-2007, 03:13 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 92
Posted By STOPRAKEGREED
Re: Why online poker sucks.

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The primary reason games are "dead" (which I disagree with) is because online players are EXTRAORDINARILY better than they were a couple of years ago.

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I never denied that...
Forum: Internet Gambling 11-28-2007, 03:36 AM
Replies: 113
Views: 92
Posted By STOPRAKEGREED
Re: Why online poker sucks.

I just pulled up a 6 max 3-6 game on fulltilt. They are getting about a hundred hands an hour and the rake is up to $3. So they are taking off about $150/hror $25/hr for each player. If you...
Forum: Internet Gambling 11-27-2007, 11:14 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 92
Posted By STOPRAKEGREED
Re: Why online poker sucks.

IT STILL SUCKS BECAUSE OF THE RAKE. BASTA!
Forum: Internet Gambling 11-27-2007, 11:05 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 92
Posted By STOPRAKEGREED
Re: Why online poker sucks.

A point that I made originally that none of the name callers has picked up on is the point about having to cut a lot of checks. This is probably the biggest headache for the sites. UB sends checks...
Forum: Internet Gambling 11-27-2007, 11:02 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 92
Posted By STOPRAKEGREED
Re: Why online poker sucks.

OF course people got better. Of course they read books and learned. But that doesn't explain why the games really suck bad. The amount of rake that any player pays online for an hour is...
Forum: Internet Gambling 11-27-2007, 10:55 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 92
Posted By STOPRAKEGREED
Re: Why online poker sucks.

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OP has played every limit from .01-.02 up to 100-200, mostly multi tabling 15-30 online and mostly 15-30 live

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no you don't.


There is no way someone...
Forum: Internet Gambling 11-27-2007, 10:50 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 92
Posted By STOPRAKEGREED
Re: Why online poker sucks.

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OP has played every limit from .01-.02 up to 100-200, mostly multi tabling 15-30 online and mostly 15-30 live

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no you don't.


There is no way someone...
Forum: Internet Gambling 11-27-2007, 10:43 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 92
Posted By STOPRAKEGREED
Re: Why online poker sucks.

yeah, i'll back it up. about 4 years ago almost all of the top san francisco pros were playing online. now about 80%, roughly 40 out of 50, have given it up. online is now just a bad joke unless...
Forum: Internet Gambling 11-27-2007, 10:29 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 92
Posted By STOPRAKEGREED
Re: Why online poker sucks.

the number of people beating the game for anything significant has dropped by about 80%
Forum: Internet Gambling 11-27-2007, 10:20 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 92
Posted By STOPRAKEGREED
Re: Why online poker sucks.

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In Nov 05, Party started taking $250,000 more per day. Didn't that hurt the games?

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Sure did. However, we seem to have different definitions of "killed". IMO,...
Forum: Internet Gambling 11-27-2007, 09:39 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 92
Posted By STOPRAKEGREED
Re: Why online poker sucks.

OP has played every limit from .01-.02 up to 100-200, mostly multi tabling 15-30 online and mostly 15-30 live
Forum: Internet Gambling 11-27-2007, 09:33 PM
Replies: 113
Views: 92
Posted By STOPRAKEGREED
Re: Why online poker sucks.

One big problem about discussing the topic on here is that a lot of people are on the payroll through the sites or through affiliate programs, etc, so of course they are going to defend the present...
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