Game Report 26/09/06

Location: Dr. Smiley’s Poker Emporium Attendance: Smiley, Neil, Miller, Drake, Dirty, Alex, Speedbag, Marchant, Brian (friend of Dirty) A motley crue assembled in the confines of Smiley’s apartment for some cards. The evening was marked by it’s general tone of everyone doing pretty well at some point, as well as some really great hands being […]

Game Report 19/09/06

Location: Allan Street Poker Syndicate Attendance: Neil, Drake, Miller, Chris, Cracker, Alex, Speedbag, Marchant A band of six began the night around 10 p.m. and immediately settled into quick rounds of Hold ‘Em and Omaha. Cracker was all in around Hand #3, continuing the HGPA tradition of early fireworks. Neil took a big hand off […]

Game Report 12/08/06

Location: Allan Street Poker Syndicate Attendance: Neil, Bob, Drake, Alex, Miller, Smiley, Dirty, Cracker, Chris, Marchant (is this how you spell his name?) A larger than expected turnout once again descended on Allan Street to throw some cards. The volume of players reduced the volume of cards played, but all told fun times had by […]

Game Report 9/6/06

Location: Allan Street Poker Syndicate Attendance: Neil, Chris, Drake, Bob, Miller, Marsh (aka, Smiley) I have to level with you all – I was seriously drunk/stoned last night and I am having great diffuculty recalling what the fuck actually happened. So you will have to just live with what I can remember. A small but […]

Common Poker Jargon (Part II)

Second of series of posts defining some poker jargon that regularly does, or should, show up at H.G.P.A. events. These are terms in addition to the basic glossary available on Neil’s HGPA site. A related series of H.G.P.A.-coined jargon may follow. throwing a party: A player who is playing like a fool and gambling all […]