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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...

145% ROI is sustainable…

By on Mar 24, 2010 in Poker, Team Moshman | 0 comments

…right Gnomey?   Sorry.  That’s a bit of an inside joke between a friend and I.   Every time I come across a new game I seem to win the first few I play before crashing back to reality. I’ve recently become enamored with the hyper turbo satellites on Stars.  Of course just as I get comfortable with the structure, they go and change it up on me. Instead of a 500 chips sat with blinds at 25/50/10 they change it to a 750 chips sat with blinds at 20/40/10 to start.   I dabbled in a couple (literally) before setting down to crunch some numbers on these.     Clearly that’s sustainable, right?   😛   Of course, I wake up this morning, ready to dive into the new structure (which I think I preferred a little more) and they’ve changed them back to the original structure.   *sighs*   – – – –   Reading Monteroy’s post yesterday also inspired me to break down and give a...