Monthly Archives: April 2011

The Poker Players Alliance is a Lobby - Not Online Poker’s Personal Savior

I’ve seen some bashing of the Poker Players Alliance (PPA) in the wake of DOJ indictments involving three online poker sites. I’m not a particular fan of the PPA. But I dislike lobbying organizations in general.
If online poker sites were engaged in bank fraud as alleged, I’m not sure how the PPA is to blame. [...]

They Paved Paradise Part I: The Dawn

There is really no need to interview Perry as the spewage is constant. If I took notes in shorthand on speed, it would be hard to keep up with the banter
– Amy Calistri
I wrote that about Perry Friedman in April 2003 - later quoted in Tales from the Tiltboys. I had played online with Perry [...]