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Top 5 poker games committed to celluloid.

Join me as I take a look through the 5 most memorable poker games from the silver and small screen. The Simpsons If there’s one family that requires no introduction all across the globe, it’s our yellow-skinned, four-fingered friends from Springfield. The Simpsons has been airing for a whopping 614 episodes now, from it’s humble

5 Celebrities Who Would Make Amazing Poker Players

What is a poker player made of? The traits that define a skilled poker player are manifold, whether you’re the type of player that does “many folds” or not! Some folks like to sit silently at the table’s edge, a sun-visor covering their eyes like a tennis player lost on the way to the Wimbledon

5 Crazy High Stakes Poker Hands

Poker can be a cruel and unusual mistress. When everything conspires to manifest the almost-impossible at the tables, the situation can get a bit bananas. Whether it’s how a hand went down, a cooler straight from hell, a player’s reaction or something just downright bizarre occurring at the felt, there’s plenty of crazy golden moments

Poker in the Past: Johnny Moss

Johnny Moss was born on May 14th 1907 in a small town called Marshall, Texas. Johnny’s mother passed away suddenly from complications relating to appendicitis when he was only eight years old and his father was seriously injured in a work-related accident just a few short months after. Following these tragic events, Johnny began selling

Five Famous People Who Also Kick Ass at Poker

Ricki Lake   Yep, that Ricki Lake – and she’s good too. She’s a famed chat show host, celebrity tv show judge, actress and producer but that’s not really what we care about. Lake came 6th in the Women’s Event at the PCA in 2011 – and that’s where the true glory lies. I wonder how a

Poker in the Past: The Dunes Casino

The Dunes Hotel was the tenth resort opened on the Las Vegas Strip. The Bellagio now stands on the former grounds and the famous Dunes golf course is split between several casinos. The Dunes opened on May 23, 1955 and was designed by architect Maxwell Starkman. Although the resort was popular, initially they struggled to