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Heads Up Calculator
Oct 23 2009 6:34PM EDT

This calculator will calculate the win/loss/tie percentages for a two player (heads up) preflop hand of texas holdem poker. Take note that even normally weak hands have a decent chance of winning heads up.


Interview with Barry Greenstein
Sep 23 2009 12:19PM EDT

Interview with philantrhopist and poker legend Barry Greenstein. Barry talks about how the game has changed over the years and his journey through the poker world.


The Straddle
Sep 21 2009 6:33PM EDT

Learn all about straddling in poker. A live straddle is a blind bet that essentially "buys" the last position for the first betting round. It can be done, when allowed, in cash games that have blinds.


Poker Top Subject For US Citizens
May 20 2009 3:24PM EDT

A recent program designed to gather policy proposals from American citizens has named online poker the top technology issue of the day.


Frank Introduces Gambling Legislation
May 08 2009 5:54PM EDT

After years of struggling with prohibitionist laws online poker may finally be legal and regulated in the United States. Representative Barney Frank (D-MA) has introduced legislation to license casino and poker room operators in the United States.


McDermott Unveils Internet Gambling Tax Act
May 08 2009 5:53PM EDT

Representative Jim McDermott (D-WA) introduced legislation on Wednesday to tax internet gambling in the US. The bill, HR 2268, is the companion legislation to Representative Barney Frank's (D-MA) new legislation to legalize and regulate online gambling as well as online poker.


Gambling Regulation Fight Grows
May 08 2009 5:52PM EDT

There is a fight brewing in Washington over the legalization of online gambling. Representative Barney Frank (D-MA) has introduced long awaited legislation to issue licenses and regulate online gambling providers in the United States.


Controversial UIGEA May Face Repeal
May 08 2009 5:49PM EDT

When the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act (UIGEA) of 2006 passed, it was as a thief in the night. It's days may now be numbered.


2009 WSOP Schedule Released
Feb 04 2009 5:04PM EST

This year's WSOP has even more events, 57 in total, including a new $40,000 no limit hold'em event, $10K 2-7 draw lowball, and a $10K limit hold'em world championship.


How To Host A Home Poker Game
Sep 11 2007 4:50PM EDT

We've put together a guide for hosting your own home poker game. It includes new sections on tournament payout structure suggestions and dealing and shuffling.




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