Bogged down with meetings. Here's a quickie link dump to tide you over until I get back...
Attention WSOP bracelet winners (ahem, DonkeyBomber and the six of you who read the Tao)... los hombres at Wicked Chops Poker are involved in a 2010 WSOP TOC viral video contest. If you are eligible for the TOC and want a sleek, hip, kick-ass promo video produced for you by the crew at Raw Vegas, then submit your idea/concept to those guys. They will pick their favorite idea and then you'll have something to assist your campaign. Head over to WCP for details on their 2010 WSOP TOC viral video contest. (Wicked Chops Poker)Guess that's it... NGTFOOMO!
Jeremiah Smith is the new host of PokerRoad Radio. Kudos to Jeremiah, who you might know as the host of the Cash Plays podcast. Hopefully, Jeremiah will have me on as a guest this summer so I can plug Lost Vegas! (Poker Road)
Interesting read (with a cool graphic) about cash-poor states opting to legalize gambling in order to generate revenue... Strapped States Find New Virtues in 'Vice'. Legalize online poker, weed, and prostitution... and the cash will start tumbling in. (Wall Street Journal)
Short-stacked Shamus made a cameo on the Gambling Tales podcast and he discusses the upcoming WSOP. (Gambling Tales)
For all you LOST fans, you should check out the Joker's thoughts on the finale if the numbers... 4 8 15 16 23 42... have any sort of meaning for you. (Coventry Music)
If you dig The Rolling Stones and if you can read French, then read Benjo's piece on the re-issue of Exile on Main Street. (Las Vegas, Off the Record)
If you were wondering about the themes behind Lost Vegas, then you should check out something called Empty Island. (Tao of Pauly)