Brad Willis, the head of blogging for PokerStars and the man behind the brilliant writing at Rapid Eye Reality, is a fitting guest for Episode 150. He’s full of stories about the South, home games, and the early days of online poker, as well as speculation about the future of poker and poker media. Turns out he’s also a font of fantastic music recommendations, so be sure to check out the show notes.
0:30 – hello
8:30 – quads in the WSOP ME
46:40 – brad
Day 3 of WSOP Main Event, 1000/2000/200 UTG opens to 4k off a stack of 130k. Folds to Hero (43k) in BB with two black aces. I decided to flat. Pot was 10.8k.
Flop came down A83hhh. Both check.
Turn was the 6h. Both check.
River is the case A. Hero?
Nate put together a playlist of Brad’s recommendations, as well as an additional note about Ellix Powers
Bust by Brad Willis
The Boy They Couldn’t Kill by Thomas Lake
Homicide: Life on the Street. Please, if you liked The Wire, watch the first season at least