Poker Life Podcast Recap: Mark Herm

In an effort to bridge the gap between casual fans of live poker and the “more hardcore” world of online poker, we’ve decided to start a series of articles recapping the appearances of some guests on the popular Poker Life Podcast, hosted by Joey Ingram. First up in the series is successful poker backer Mark Herm, known online as “dipthrong”.

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Get to Know the Poker Writer: Giovanni Angioni

This is the first in a new series of interviews called “Get to Know the Poker Writer”. Giovanni Angioni volunteered to be the first subject in our series. Whether you’re familiar with his work as the European Editor of PokerNews, know his writing from work he did for other poker outlets, or are completely unfamiliar with him, we know you’ll be interested to discover more about one of poker’s many great writers.

Enjoy, and stay tuned for more installments in the series.

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Auction News: Playing Cards, Cheating, Poker Literature, and More

Many fans of poker are also fans of collecting. If that statement describes you, you’ll probably love to know all about the upcoming auction of rare poker books, chips and other memorabilia at Potter & Potter. Slated to take place on May 21st, there are hundreds of unique items up for bid. Learn more in this blog post.

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The Case for Electing Victoria Coren Mitchell to the WiPHoF

The list of nominees for the 2016 class of the Women in Poker Hall of Fame is in and I have been given the privilege of casting votes to determine who gets enshrined. Read on to understand why I’ve decided to cast all of my votes in favor of Victoria Coren Mitchell, who, in my opinion, is the most deserving of this year’s crop of candidates for induction.

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5 Players to Watch at the 2016 WSOP

We all know poker’s familiar faces, but some “lesser-knowns” tend to burst on to the scene each year at the World Series of Poker. With the 2016 WSOP on the horizon, it’s time to list some of the top players to watch for, as they see, destined for success and, most likely, the winner’s circle. Have a look and let us know if you agree or disagree with our picks.

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Dear PokerStars Game Integrity Team: Please Explain Yourselves

Thousands of PokerStars Spin & Go players recently received an email that they’d be getting refunds for having participated in games where the company’s Terms of Service were being violated and online poker play was thusly compromised. While the refunds were issued, which is wonderful, no true explanation was given – and that’s a problem.

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