Las Vegas, M
Good morning everyone. Hope you're enjoying that sip of hot coffee or that first bong rip of the day (wake-n-bake is always a spectacular way to begin your day) while catching up with the Tao of Poker and my Twitter feed (@taopauly).
Anyway, here are a few items of note...
The Faraz Jaka Conundrum is an attempt to figure out who his true identity. Will the real Faraz Jaka stand up? (Wicked Chops Poker)That's it. Finish up your coffee, put down the bong, and get your ass off to work. You know whats next... NGTFOOMO.
Op-Ed: If You Throw It, Will They Come? is a guest post from John Katkin which includes his thoughts on the 50K.(Pokerati)
Poker Pro Presses Pot Limit, Pleads Guilty is a recap of a 238 pound bust in upstate New York. The culprit will now have a rap sheet to match his results on his Hendon Mob profile. (Cake Poker Blog)
Poker players do drugs. Yeah, no shit Sherlock. But drugs are consumed on a daily basis by professional athletes, politicians, actors, and the sleepy-eyed chick serving you Lattes at Starbucks. Poker players who abuse drugs while they play do no harm to anyone other than themselves. It's a personal choice issue, so lets leave it that way. (LA Times)
Los Hombres posted episode 2 of their new podcast. Special guest is former commish Jeffrey Pollack. (Wicked Chops Poker)