On first blush, Hold 'em seems like a ridiculously simple game.
Living in the past is a Jethro Tull album, not a smart poker strategy.
That's why I've always been appreciative of truly creative radio commercials.
I've been playing Texas Hold 'em and other forms of poker since I was about 12.
When we root-root-root for the home team, we're rooting for our home as much as the team.
You're not allowed to give yourself a nickname. This holds true in life as well as in poker.
Even though we're a week and a half away from Thanksgiving, it's beginning to look a lot like Christmas.
You can't take up golf on a whim and find yourself competing against Tiger Woods in the Masters six months later.
Sometimes a 3-1 favorite loses. That's why they call it gambling, and that's why they keep flipping over the cards.
The truth is that our way of celebrating the Christmas season does spring from myriad cultures and sources, from St. Nicholas to Coca-Cola advertising campaigns.