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A Buddhist Who Won $600K at a Poker Tournament Is Giving It All Away
"Being a practitioner of Buddhism, we sit around and meditate a lot—and that's free."
Watch This Cool Little Documentary About Steve Albini's Poker Triumph
'Albini Cashes In' takes a look at the legendary record producer's unlikely triumph at a World Series of Poker event last summer.
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Steve Albini Won a Major World Series of Poker Event Over the Weekend
The legendary producer and Shellac/Big Black frontman took home $106,000 after winning the $1,500 Seven Card Stud event on Saturday night.
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the scary robotic future of poker
Could Professional Poker Players Be On The Verge Of Losing Their Livelihoods To Automation?
In a significant development for artificial intelligence, programmers have created a poker AI which is capable of beating the world's best players. So, what does this mean for the future of the game?
Why Aren't There More Women Playing Professional Poker?
Another World Series Main Event final table goes by, and not a woman in sight.
This Guy Says He'll Teach You How to Beat the House at Craps for Just $2,100
Everyone knows that the house has an unbeatable edge when it comes to craps. What "dice controllers" presuppose is... maybe it doesn't.
What It's Like to Win Millions Playing Poker in Your Twenties
Charlie Carrel is 22 and has already won more money than you'll probably ever make in your life.
Cultural Relatives: Shit Stadiums and Old Gamblers
A mathematical approach makes sense in poker, just as it makes sense when ensuring fans will always be able to find a toilet at Wembley – but it doesn't create atmosphere.
I Tried to Become an Online Poker Ace in an Hour
I want to become a millionaire in the space of an hour. Shouldn't be too hard, right?
VICE Sports Q&A: Ronaldo (THE Ronaldo)
One of the greatest soccer players of his era opens up on playing poker, the Brazilian national team, and even his weight.
From Railbirds to Card Sharks: The Women Conquering Professional Poker
We talked to some professional female poker players about their success, and asked why men are still dominating the tables.
This Is What It's Like to Be a VIP Party Host in Las Vegas
The World Series of Poker concluded in the City of Sin last night, so we got in touch with some VIP Party Hosts to talk about entertaining the wealthy guests who come to town to gamble and go on benders.