Archive for: March, 2015

Happy Memorial Day

Went out to play a little 2-5 NL at the Bellagio the other night. It was Memorial Day Weekend and the strip was packed. It took almost an hour to make it the few miles to the Bellagio. Once there, it was about another hour to wait for them to start a new 2-5 NL…

Read More →

Like a Rolling Stone…

Two cool things. First off, I just got off the phone with a New York fact checker for Rolling Stone magazine. A few months ago, a writer named Ivan Solotaroff approached me about doing a story on The Crew. Ivan is a crazy interesting cat… he’s an ex-chess master and Scrabble savant from New York.…

Read More →

Grinding…

Playing the $10k guarantee on Party Poker… wish me luck and say hi if you happen to be on there. Screenname is Kid_Dutch. Greets out to dchangd and lawdog…

Star Wars

Went to go see the new Star Wars tonight with Joey Bartholdi and a few other friends, Brandon and Dan. It was good… definitely worth a watch. I’m not a HUGE Star Wars fan… I wouldn’t wait in line or anything for tickets. But I do remember seeing the original ones when I was a…

Read More →

My Personal Themesong

I found this old song somewhere on the internet, and I’m adopting it as my new personal themesong. Check it out and see if you recognize it. You’ll get mad cool points if you do… The ThemesongPlaying the $200 NL on Party Poker… first place is $50k. That would pay for a lot of the…

Read More →

The Backer – Excerpt #2

NOTE : If you haven’t read the first excerpt, skip down a little bit to the previous post… this is the second installment in the story. Tunica Part One (sorry bro I am out)by sheets One of the problems with an investment like this is determining just what level of transparency to demand of the…

Read More →

The Backer – Excerpt #1

So here’s the first excerpt (1 or 2 so far) from the piece that my friend and backer, Sheets, is working on. Sheets can call the collection whatever he wants once it gets published, but for now I’m going to call it “The Backer”. It’s copyrighted and it’s a work in progress. Again, if you…

Read More →

Hanzi Smatter ???

Came across a pretty funny site the other day. It’s called HanziSmatter.com and is a blog where readers send in photos of chinese and japanese tattoos and the blogger translates what the tattoo actually means. It’s hilarious. I guess it’s starting to be a problem… all of these western youths trying to be cool by…

Read More →

Life in Vegas…

Friday was the night from hell. I’m in three different online tournaments for about $350 worth of buy-ins. Things are going pretty smooth. Bobby and I don’t have our DSL hooked up at this point yet… it’s wired but we didn’t get the DSL modem. So we’re “borrowing” the network connection from one of our…

Read More →

Just Took One Down!

Score one for the good guys… just took 1st in a $27 speed rebuy tournament on TheFishtank.com. Played it under Kid_Dutch. Good for a $1260 score. I’m stoked about it… been on a dry spell for a few days and started thinking that I’d never win a tournament again. Sign up and say hi… the…

Read More →

Back to Top