On the seventh anniversary of this poker blog’s founding, we take the time to thank our longtime fans and express our gratitude for the opportunities we’ve finally gotten to experience after years of hard work. It’s an honor to continue being a contributing part of the poker community. We also announce a special $100 giveaway, exclusive to newsletter subscribers – always happy to give thanks to our loyal supporters!
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”.
I enjoy listening to poker podcasts, so it always excites me when a new one debuts. One of the most recent to hit the airwaves is the PokerNews Canada podcast and within five minutes of tuning in to their first episode, I became a fan. In this post, I give a full review of what you can expect from the PokerNews Canada crew each month. In short, I highly recommend that you give the show a listen!
Season 4 of Poker Night in America begins tonight, as Chris Hanson and Joe Stapleton call the action taking place at a table full of some of poker’s biggest names. For starters, you’ve got TV poker mainstays like Phil Hellmuth, Antonio Esfandiari, and Phil Laak yuking it up at the felt. As if that weren’t entertaining enough, the table is rounded out by the world’s top Twitch Poker streamers, including Jason Somerville, Jaime Staples, Dan O’ Brien, and more. While the stakes are plenty high, the entertainment factor is what you should be tuning in for. Find out what time the action begins as well as more exciting details in this Cardplayer Lifestyle exclusive.
The New Americans Party, co-founded by professional poker players Matt Glantz and Daniel Negreanu has already started garnering electoral support. Formerly vocal opponents on all things political, Glantz and Negreanu decided to bury the hatchet and run together with a platform slogan of #makeonlinepokerlegalagain. Intrigued? Confused? Read more details of this fascinating development in our exclusive article.
Clonie Gowen, Andy Bloch, Perry Friedman, Phil Gordon, and, of course, Chris Ferguson and Howard Lederer. Once upon a time, those faces were synonymous with poker… the old Full Tilt Poker, that is. If you’ve ever caught yourself wondering what they’re up to these days, ths is an article you’ll want to read.