Originally Posted by IWearSportsJerseys
It is indeed a game that takes away the skill edge from the good player and reduces the ability to outplay an opponent post-flop though pot control and the recognition of implied odds in deep situations.
Agreed. But this is very typical for the low stakes Southern California game. 1/1 or 1/2, $40 max, 1/3 $80 max, 2/2 $100 max, etc. What makes it tough is sitting down at a 2/2 game with a $100 buy in where everyone else has a $1K stack. It bites to only be able to get it in with $100......