Monthly Archives: October 2008

I’m shocked, shocked…

Rick: How can you close me up? On what grounds?
Renault: I’m shocked, shocked to find that there is gambling going on here!
Croupier: Your winnings, sir.
Renault: Oh, thank you very much
Alan Greenspan: Those of us who have looked to the self-interest of lending institutions to protect shareholder’s equity (myself especially) are in a state of shocked [...]

Chicks (and Obama) Run Good

A couple of months ago, I got an email from Matt Showell over at PokerListings. It had something to do with a series of blogger freerolls. Between my day job, the book, and the few articles I was able to sneak in, I barely had time to pee. I had already reluctantly been passing on [...]

One Step Beyond Tilt

I’m still surprised how similar the investment world is to the poker world - and how the people within those worlds are seemingly cut from the same cloth. But to some extent they play the same “risk versus return” game. And while each set of players knows that probability and odds factor strongly [...]

She’s Baaaack

Well - within the next couple of days. In the mean time I’m pretty heartbroken about the loss of two years worth of my blog. And if there was a villian in all this, it was Bill Frist. But I’ll explain it all later.
Over the next few days I’ll be working to [...]