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Old Yesterday, 07:42 PM   #34351
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Re: Las Vegas Poker Player Vlogs

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What's with all the trooper hate? Dude clearly has some issues but he's just living his best life!
No Trooper hate at all. We were sitting here being respectful for the longest time I might add. I don't know if you were a follower of other thread. It's obvious Trooper is a fan of the drama and schtick. He's banging on the glass when you come out with a vlog like that. I enjoyed it. Dude is hilarious.

I don't know if anyone has interview of old Limon video but at one point Trooper stated "let the trolls stay on the stream". I've heard other vloggers say that trolls are part of the game.

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Old Yesterday, 10:06 PM   #34352
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1982 Jack Strauss. a few months before Joe Stapleton was born ?

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I know. It is an ongoing @Stapes bit. I like Stapes. He is funny.
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Old Today, 12:10 AM   #34353
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Re: Las Vegas Poker Player Vlogs

Flatting a 3bet with KK and inviting a player behind you to call is a troll, right? He didn't really play KK that way.
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Old Today, 12:44 AM   #34354
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WOW If I were doing nominations for poker vlogger of the year and I didn't include Jaman Burton, Brad Owen, Boski, or Trooper (if for nothing else because he practically created the genre) - I would be so embarrassed I wouldn't be able to show my face in public. I think I would be claiming black out drunk when the list was created or checking myself into rehab.

The only reasonable explanation to come up with their nominations was they threw darts at a list of names and the list was faulty to begin with. A room full of monkeys could have done a better job.

Simply Embarrassing is the only word that comes to mind.

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Old Today, 12:45 AM   #34355
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What's with all the trooper hate?
he's a confrontational POS who thinks everyone in the entire world is out to get him. There's really no other way to react to him.
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Old Today, 12:54 AM   #34356
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Flatting a 3bet with KK and inviting a player behind you to call is a troll, right? He didn't really play KK that way.


Set Mining with KK. Chapter 14.




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Old Today, 01:16 AM   #34357
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WOW If I were doing nominations for poker vlogger of the year and I didn't include Jaman Burton, Brad Owen, Boski, or Trooper (if for nothing else because he practically created the genre) - I would be so embarrassed I wouldn't be able to show my face in public. I think I would be claiming black out drunk when the list was created or checking myself into rehab.

The only reasonable explanation to come up with their nominations was they threw darts at a list of names and the list was faulty to begin with. A room full of monkeys could have done a better job.

Simply Embarrassing is the only word that comes to mind.


I don't agree with the nominations either. They should rename the categories. But GPI/Pokerstars is a business and they are doing what's good for their business - promoting women in poker with Marle (or maybe she just has friends in high places) and nominating the most famous people who have the most subscribers on YouTube. Everything is about numbers of followers these days.

Anyone who thinks Trooper could or should ever be nominated for an award by a major player like GPI/Stars after his alleged cheating scandals is fooling themselves. I wish him all the best and continued success at what he does but his name in the poker world is tainted and in poker reputation is everything.
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Old Today, 01:39 AM   #34358
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in poker reputation is everything.
I guess that is why Justin Bonomo is mentioned twice.
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Old Today, 02:05 AM   #34359
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Flatting a 3bet with KK and inviting a player behind you to call is a troll, right? He didn't really play KK that way.
Actually I would be surprised if he 4-bet there. Seems like he always plays KK that way.
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Old Today, 02:48 AM   #34360
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Actually I would be surprised if he 4-bet there. Seems like he always plays KK that way.
He always slow plays his big hands and "no one runs worse than him". The 2 are just a coincidence though

That hand didn't make sense though why would the BB 3bet pre then check shove the flop. I don't think the hand went down the way he described it

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Old Today, 10:05 AM   #34361
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Just saw the video regarding KK vs AA. He kept mentioning the Poker award as “tpi”, “gcpi” and that he doesn’t know who’s giving it out only to later admit that he does know that it’s the “gpi”. A little salty, eh? It’s like pretending you dont know the name of the girl who just turned you down for a date.

And he kept saying “I don’t care” “I don’t care” “it doesn’t matter”. I see a trend on the Internet in general where people go out of their way to say they don’t care. It’s like a brag for them because to them the topic that they discuss is so below them. Just a defensive mechanism.
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Old Today, 10:37 AM   #34362
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Just saw the video regarding KK vs AA. He kept mentioning the Poker award as “tpi”, “gcpi” and that he doesn’t know who’s giving it out only to later admit that he does know that it’s the “gpi”. A little salty, eh? It’s like pretending you dont know the name of the girl who just turned you down for a date.



And he kept saying “I don’t care” “I don’t care” “it doesn’t matter”. I see a trend on the Internet in general where people go out of their way to say they don’t care. It’s like a brag for them because to them the topic that they discuss is so below them. Just a defensive mechanism.

Talking about something you don’t care about likely means one of two things:
A) he actually DOES care
B) he has nothing else to talk about so he’s filling time with garbage
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Old Today, 11:55 AM   #34363
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Funniest Trooper Vlog Ever - #TruthisUndefeated
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Old Today, 03:02 PM   #34364
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Funniest Trooper Vlog Ever - #TruthisUndefeated
Funny how some people don’t know the difference between ‘existing’ and ‘thriving’..
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Old Today, 03:08 PM   #34365
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Re: Las Vegas Poker Player Vlogs

He could skip reading a lot of the negative if he didn't spend so much time scrubbing his Youtube comments. In person, people have always seemed to treat him pretty good around town. The "local haters" are usually heads down into a tablet, or too introverted to say anything at the table that would spark conflict.
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