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An Adventure 65 Million Years In The Making

By on May 10, 2010 in Poker, Team Moshman | 0 comments

Cross posted at teammoshman.com   *******             Today I managed to find the rare and elusive Hyper-turbosaurus.     signed,   Indiana Gael...

A matter of timing

By on May 3, 2010 in Poker, Team Moshman | 0 comments

Cross posted at teammoshman.com   **********   One of the biggest headaches for me, when first taking on a student, is trying to figure out when a good meeting time will be.  I’ve had a couple of students here in California, a couple on the east coast, but recently most of my newer students have been on the other side of the pond.   Normally this wouldn’t be a problem, but I’m not the complete degen gambler and I still have a 9-5 day job, which limits the time I have during the week that’s available for coaching.  I can tell you it makes for an interesting lesson, when the student is dragging himself out of bed by 8 am and I’m trying not to fall asleep at 11pm.   Apparently this has also become an issue for MOSH MADNESS 2010 as well.   I was sitting back in the chat room when I saw this exchange occur:   Person 1: ok im playing my headsup on thursday at 8am Person 2: 8am ET? Person 1:...

Back on the playground

By on Apr 27, 2010 in Poker, Team Moshman | 0 comments

Cross posted at teammoshman.com   ********   I’ve always had an affinity for the swings.  They are, to this day, my absolute favorite piece of playground equipment.  In elementary school during recess, more often than not, you’d find me on the swings.   There’s a rush that you get on them that you just can’t find on something like the slides or the monkey bars.  The thrill of having the wind blow past you as you try to push yourself higher and higher. Then,  finally getting enough momentum so that you actually get the chains to slacken a bit.  We all know what comes next.  Launching yourself off the swing as you hit the apex, trying to send yourself further than the last time you were on them.     I’m beginning to lose my fascination with the swings, but the thrill of that uptick keeps sucking me in for another...

Man, sometimes I feel old…

By on Apr 10, 2010 in Poker, Team Moshman | 0 comments

Cross posted at teammoshman.com   *****   Overheard in the Team Moshman skype chat room.   TM member 1: So I found out that my mother dated gabe Kaplan     TM member 2: lol     TM member 3: i am not sure who is gabe kaplan?     TM member 2: commentator from high stakes poker      ...

Here is wisdom

By on Mar 26, 2010 in Featured, Poker, Team Moshman | 0 comments

Cross posted at teammoshman.com   ******             Let him who has understanding calculate the number of the beast, for the number is that of a man; and his number is six hundred and sixty-six. – Revelation 13:18       oops.   I felt bad for the other guy.  I’ve been on that end of the stick and know how much it sucks.  Then I started counting my winnings after the tourney ended and quickly stopped feeling bad for him.   – – – – – –   I’m really loving these hyper turbo sats at the moment.  Like most things I love, they will probably betray me sooner rather than later, but for the moment I’m enjoying the love affair.   I should probably thank Collin for introducing us, but I’m sure once I have a falling out with the Hyper’s I’ll be ruing the day I first saw that video he made.   Since I started seriously dabbling...