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Poker Fairies

Do you believe in fairies? Well alright, AE, I know you do, but what about the rest of you? I've heard plenty of light hearted banter across the tables in my time about the poker fairy but none of you take it seriously do you ? Poker's a game for hard headed calculations and cold logic isn't it?

Is it possible that for years I've been labouring under some serious misapprehensions about the so called laws of probability that are supposed to govern the way that poker hands play out ? After the last few weeks I'm not so sure. If things continue in this vein I could well become a firm convert to the world of spirits and lucky charms. Wasn't it Henry Ford who said "history is bunk". I've got news for you, Henry. There's a whole heap of maths out there called Probability and Statistical theory that's bunk with knobs on when it comes to poker. I know. I'm the living proof. Of course we've all had bad runs and been out of form from time to time, it comes with the territory, but if the next time you see me at the poker table wearing a tutu and a daisy chain it's OK, I haven't cracked completely, it's just sheer desperation. Keep raising,

The Viper


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