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Get to Know the Poker Media: Sean Chaffin

How often to you see a live reporter at a poker tournament and think “Hmm, that guy is probably a schoolteacher?” Not often, right? Well, that’s part of Sean Chaffin’s story and there’s tons more to it that makes for a very interesting read.

Sean is the latest interviewee in our ongoing Get to Know the Poker media series and it was a privilege to learn more about him. We hope you’ll enjoy the read as much as we enjoyed conducting the interview.

Cardplayer Lifestyle Celebrates Eight Years Online

I get pretty emotional when the anniversary of this poker blog’s founding comes around each year. This time, it really poured forth in what I had to say as I open up with a lot of personal stuff.

What you’ll read about in this post is me being thankful for the incredible experiences that year #8 of Cardplayer Lifestyle has given me. It’s just a special opportunity to express my gratitude, and for that I am thankful.

Get to Know the Poker Media: Pamsi!

In the latest installment of our ongoing Get to Know the Poker Media series, we speak with Pamsi. A relative newcomer to poker media, Pamsi brings a refreshing youthful exuberance to first-rate videos she produces.

Exhibiting a constant sense of contagious enthusiasm, Pamsi is someone who will surely continue making her presence felt in the Spanish-speaking poker world for a long time to come. We hope you enjoy this interview with her.

When the National Poker Hero Visits Your Home Game

Everyone has those poker nights they’ll never forget. A room full of low-stakes Israeli poker players was recently treated to such an unforgettable experience, as legendary poker player Eli Elezra joined them at a local charity poker home game event.

This is the story of how Eli, despite the immense wealth and fame he’s accumulated, hasn’t forgotten his roots and has earned the title of Israel’s national poker hero.

How to Get a Poker Interview

Consumers of poker media naturally take for granted that interviews with professional players are to be expected. Perhaps, as a dedicated fan of the game, you might one day wish to have the opportunity to conduct an interview with a poker player.

Here, then, is a primer for how to go about getting poker interviews, what you can expect in turn from the interviewees, and some general guidelines for how to prepare for such opportunities.