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by Catch22_av
October 10th, 2011, 2:17 pm
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Topic: Great first lines of books
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Great first lines of books

QuoteOriginally posted by: rmaxQuoteMother died today. Or, maybe, yesterday; I can't be sure. Is this from "The Outsider" By Albert Camus?
by Catch22_av
August 16th, 2011, 3:42 pm
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Topic: Trackstar's Poker Table
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Trackstar's Poker Table

QuoteOriginally posted by: trackstarSpades - High Hearts ClubsDiamonds - LowBTW: even the card sharks have this right. Hearts are more important than Diamonds. And Spades are more important than hearts so that you can burry the broken ones?
by Catch22_av
August 16th, 2011, 2:11 pm
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Topic: Trackstar's Poker Table
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Trackstar's Poker Table

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: trackstarFive Card Stud Game 1rmax.....Catch22.....FrenchX.....TSCURRENT ROUND OF BIDDING200/100....pending...200/100...foldPlay goes clockwise from the dealer's perspective.................Dealer TS....................THE POT:200.........200........200........200200......
by Catch22_av
August 16th, 2011, 1:29 pm
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Topic: Trackstar's Poker Table
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Trackstar's Poker Table

Since I already bought in for 200..I check
by Catch22_av
August 16th, 2011, 12:54 pm
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Trackstar's Poker Table

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: trackstarYes, you look at your hole card(s).I also think that we will play this 2 down 3 up instead of 1 down 4 up. This is a legitimate variant and makes it more interesting.So I will deal your two hole cards and on up card now and the man with the lowest hole card wil...
by Catch22_av
August 16th, 2011, 10:35 am
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Topic: Trackstar's Poker Table
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Trackstar's Poker Table

QuoteOriginally posted by: trackstarOk, but we are switching to five card stud and I will post the rules shortly, so if you are in, let us know. I am in for any form of gambling and yes Gambling >>>> Sex
by Catch22_av
August 16th, 2011, 10:03 am
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Topic: Trackstar's Poker Table
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Trackstar's Poker Table

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: trackstarSo you may see why I am not such a big fan of Hold'em - there is no discretion or creativity in the construction of your hand.If anyone would like to play real poker, and by this I mean 5 or 7-Card Stud, let me know. Maybe you could even run two hands at a time...
by Catch22_av
August 15th, 2011, 12:14 pm
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Topic: What's the funniest ever episode of Seinfeld?
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What's the funniest ever episode of Seinfeld?

I like the one in which Jerry asks George for advice on how to beat a lie detector...Its hilarious
by Catch22_av
August 15th, 2011, 11:32 am
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Topic: Trackstar's Poker Table
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Trackstar's Poker Table

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: trackstarWell just hold tight. No point in panicking and selling into this market.For some financial security, perhaps you could take up bartending at night. If you are clever and can learn to make good martinis, we will tip you very well. Haha....I guess you misunderto...
by Catch22_av
August 15th, 2011, 10:44 am
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Topic: Trackstar's Poker Table
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Trackstar's Poker Table

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: trackstarBTW - thank you for your patience and continued enthusiasm for the game here. I will keep an eye out for FX and hopefully we can move this along today...Ah well, I long to play this beautiful game...I have been quiet for a few months after the full tilt disaste...
by Catch22_av
August 15th, 2011, 10:18 am
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Topic: Trackstar's Poker Table
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Trackstar's Poker Table

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: trackstarWe can continue to muddle along, although FrenchX may be completely spooked by now.Or maybe he left this table in favor of the slot machines.Hmmm its FX's turn....So you had a very prosperous weekend on the tracks ?FX - If you are checking I am betting, if you ...
by Catch22_av
August 15th, 2011, 9:22 am
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Topic: Trackstar's Poker Table
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Trackstar's Poker Table

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: trackstarAlas, I fear that this game has been checked.Or cross-checked, as in a hockey stick to the face. Or maybe check mated. Thank you for your patronage, gentlemen, and good night!Is the game still on? I am hoping for a runner runner straight on the next two cards.....
by Catch22_av
August 13th, 2011, 10:37 am
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Topic: Trackstar's Poker Table
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Trackstar's Poker Table

QuoteOriginally posted by: trackstarIf we can hear from C 22 very soon I might be able to deal the flop, but today I am away...I check...
by Catch22_av
August 13th, 2011, 9:46 am
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Topic: Trackstar's Poker Table
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Trackstar's Poker Table

QuoteOriginally posted by: rmaxWell after long consideration..........................................FOLD !@Rmax - you took your time for that decision Its FX turn I guess
by Catch22_av
August 12th, 2011, 4:40 pm
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Topic: Trackstar's Poker Table
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Trackstar's Poker Table

Ok Chaps, heading home will login in half an hour..
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