5 Surprising Ways in Which the WSOP is Just Like Canada

If you thought that the only thing the WSOP and Canada have in common was the prominence of poker superstar Daniel Negreanu, you’ve got another thing coming to you.

Have a look at our fun list of 5 surprising similarities between Canada and the WSOP and be prepared for a nice chuckle or two.

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Get to Know the Poker Media: David Huber

Even some poker writers who’ve been in the industry for more than a decade can have some fascinating stories to tell about their time prior to entering the business. One such poker writer is David Huber.

In our latest installment of the “Get to Know the Poker Media” series, David tells us what he loves so much about poker, speaks with passion about his desire for the game to keep growing, and tells us about a storied life prior to getting into the business of poker writing.

I hope you enjoy the interview.

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Get to Know the Poker Media: James Guill

James Guill’s poker witticisms and playful, good-natured ribbing always make me smile. His unique writing style is immensely enjoyable, and can be found on numerous websites, including right here at Cardplayer Lifestyle.

A great poker industry friend of mine, it was through wanting to interview James that the idea of doing this “Get to Know the Poker Media” series came to me. I hope you all enjoy this interview as much as I have.

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Get to Know the Poker Media: Jennifer Newell

It’s estimated that the ratio of male to female professional poker players is approximately 19:1. The same could perhaps be said of the field of poker writing, where relatively few women choose to make a career. One such woman is Jennifer Newell, who has stood out as a top poker writer for over a decade.

Known for being vocal on numerous subjects, we invite you to read more about Jennifer in this interview, and perhaps discover quite a few things you may not have known about her.

We hope you enjoy this next installment in our ongoing Get to Know the Poker Media series, featuring our first female interviewee.

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5 Fun Facts About How Poker and Gambling Changed the World

The turn of a single card can change some poker players’ lives forever. As a matter of fact, poker and casino gambling have actually altered the world as we know it. Have a look at this list of five fun facts we’ve compiled about precisely that. We’re sure you’ll learn a thing or tow, and perhaps come to a new appreciation of the poker and gambling games we all love.

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Get to Know the Poker Media: Matthew Pitt

Up next in our series of interviews entitled “Get to Know the Poker Media”, is Matthew Pitt. There’s a lot more to the UK Editor of PokerNews than meets the eye. Learn how “YorkyPuds” got into the poker industry, what his favorite poker subjects are to write about, and what it is that keeps him so interested in poker after almost a decade in the business.

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