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Old 11-02-2007, 12:55 AM
private joker private joker is offline
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Default November Low-Content Thread

Working sucks. I've been stuck at my day job for 6 days/wk and up to 11 hrs/day. This means 2 trips to Commerce in the past 3 weeks.

I have, however, moved up to 5/10 6-max online so I can play for like an hour after work and get in 200 hands, far more than I would in a normal 5-hr session at Commerce.

Plus, people hand me their money for free, like in this hand:

PokerStars 5/10 Hold'em (6 handed) Hand History converter Courtesy of PokerZion.com

Preflop: Hero is CO with J[img]/images/graemlins/spade.gif[/img], A[img]/images/graemlins/spade.gif[/img].
<font color="#666666">2 folds</font>, <font color="#CC3333">Hero raises</font>, <font color="#CC3333">Button 3-bets</font>, <font color="#666666">2 folds</font>, Hero calls.

Flop: (7.40 SB) J[img]/images/graemlins/heart.gif[/img], T[img]/images/graemlins/club.gif[/img], 4[img]/images/graemlins/heart.gif[/img] <font color="#0000FF">(2 players)</font>
Hero checks, <font color="#CC3333">Button bets</font>, <font color="#CC3333">Hero raises</font>, <font color="#CC3333">Button 3-bets</font>, Hero calls.

Turn: (6.70 BB) 7[img]/images/graemlins/spade.gif[/img] <font color="#0000FF">(2 players)</font>
Hero checks, <font color="#CC3333">Button bets</font>, <font color="#CC3333">Hero raises</font>, <font color="#CC3333">Button 3-bets</font>, Hero calls.

River: (12.70 BB) 4[img]/images/graemlins/diamond.gif[/img] <font color="#0000FF">(2 players)</font>
Hero checks, <font color="#CC3333">Button bets</font>, Hero calls.

Final Pot: 14.70 BB

Results in white below: <font color="#FFFFFF">
Hero has Js As (two pair, jacks and fours).
Button has 9s 9c (two pair, nines and fours).
Outcome: Hero wins 14.70 BB. </font>
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Old 11-02-2007, 12:57 AM
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Default Re: November Low-Content Thread

being a fish on a heater is much better than actually being good at poker
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Old 11-02-2007, 01:04 AM
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Default Re: November Low-Content Thread

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being a fish on a heater is much better than actually being good at poker

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Shoots, I thought PJ was going to say the hand was reversed and he was the villain in this hand!
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Old 11-02-2007, 01:05 AM
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being a fish on a heater is much better than actually being good at poker

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Shoots, I thought PJ was going to say the hand was reversed and he was the villain in this hand!

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my comment had nothing to do with PJ or his hand
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Old 11-02-2007, 02:07 AM
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Default Re: November Low-Content Thread

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being a fish on a heater is much better than actually being good at poker

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I envy the fish sometimes because I know I'm not capable of the type of heaters that they can go on. Maybe there's something to this and I need to just stop trying to play well and embrace my inner fish, because I desperately need a heater.
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Old 11-03-2007, 03:09 AM
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super brag

i ran hot as the sun tonight: 9 racks in 9 hours,

AA good in 4/5 pots and all had 4+ ppl and 4+ bets pre

i won 2 pots of over 1k with A-high in 4 way action

i was able to c/r 3 streets on one hand

i hit 4 gut shots in multiway pots

i got 3 bet by a rock on QJT4 board in 4 way action, and did not have to chop my AK
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Old 11-03-2007, 04:20 AM
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super brag

i ran hot as the sun tonight: 9 racks in 9 hours,

AA good in 4/5 pots and all had 4+ ppl and 4+ bets pre

i won 2 pots of over 1k with A-high in 4 way action

i was able to c/r 3 streets on one hand

i hit 4 gut shots in multiway pots

i got 3 bet by a rock on QJT4 board in 4 way action, and did not have to chop my AK

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how old are you... you cant be all that good at the pokerz... the 30 game at the park is a joke

- john
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Old 11-03-2007, 12:02 PM
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24, run hot as sun &gt; good at pokerz, agree
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Old 11-04-2007, 11:48 AM
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Default Re: November Low-Content Thread

By the way, last night graveyard was the best I've ever seen the Bellagio 30-60 game. I got to cold-cap ATs in an obviously correct situation, I got to put in 8 BBs postflop HU w/ KQ as a pair of Ks, and I won 65 bets in 5 hrs (my biggest career hit the 30 game).

Good times.
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Old 11-04-2007, 12:34 PM
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i miss commerce *sniff*

My highest local game is 20/40. It requires a 2 hour drive followed by 2 hour weighting time. It has over priced food and inconsistant skill levels (sometimes its a tough game).

Counting the days till my debts payed off...
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