Not in the Cards – How the World Series stacks the deck against the gods of poker

[The World Series of Poker] offers the big bucks and the idea that “anyone can win.” Anyone can win, though, is less exciting than it sounds. In sports, it’s fun to root for the underdog because of the small chance that he can knock off a superstar. But when anyone can win becomes anyone always wins, you’re just left looking for a familiar face.

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One Response to “Not in the Cards – How the World Series stacks the deck against the gods of poker”

  1. biggest says:

    Hey tough guy, anyone can win doesn’t mean ANYONE will ALWAYS win. There are always a couple pros that make it to the final table so watch your mouth.

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