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Two Plus Two is the leading publisher of poker strategy and advantage gambling books. Now, Two Plus Two is bringing that same level of expertise and quality to poker audio in the form of Pokercasts.
January 29th, 2014
Episode 15 of 214 episodes
The feature guest this week is poker legend and pioneer of the game in Northern Europe, Thor Hansen. Thor joins the Mike and Adam for an emotional, uplifiting and entertaining look back at his storied poker career and his recent 2 year battle with terminal cancer. Among the stories are tales involving poker hall-of-famers Eric Drache and Stu Ungar and infamous gambler Archie Karas. Blair Hinkle submits a WSOP poker house storytime and the mad genius returns for a new season of The Sklansky Minute. In bump, this week the guys look at what the forums are saying about a new online game called Adrenaline Rush and, chat about the latest poker player to appear on survivor, Garrett 'Gman' Adelstein and a report from Todd Brunson that Chau Giang stole $800 in chips from an unattended stack in a Vegas Poker Room. They also get into some early results from EPT Deauville and Aussie Millions, and provide some great news in the Full Tilt Poker US player remission process. Lee Jones of Pokerstars looks at the Turbo Championship of Online Poker(TCOOP) and asks if Vanessa Selbst may currently be the best American tournament poker player. Finally the guys name their poker person of the week, stats geek looks at a Warren Buffet billion dollar challenge, and they give out the password for February 2nd Pokerstars Invitational for Pokercast listeners. (Featured guests: Thor Hansen)
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