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Old 12-07-2018, 09:01 AM   #2626
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Re: 2018 NC/LC - Misteaks Were Made

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I'm pretty bored with all this talk of +- ev of winning a metric ****-ton of money. I'd buy the company my son in law works for and give it to my daughter. I'd keep 20 million. The rest of it I'd probably piss away, maybe to some of you. Meh

What the flat earthers haven't answered is if you fail off the end of the earth where do you wind up? You fall off and then what?
I hear flat Earther's have members all around the globe.
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Old 12-07-2018, 12:53 PM   #2627
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I really don't think I would have many of the problems that people in that article did, just always find those kinds of stories interesting.
I doubt any of them thought they would have the problems they did.

The problem with having that much money dumped on you isn't a moral failure (which is always what the articles imply), it's a logistical one.

Take someone who doesn't know how many thousands are in a million and give him a million dollars, no der he's going to squander it. This is why telling people to use their "common sense" in determining the US federal budget always leads to absurdities - people just have no concept of the scale of money. Ask people to budget in percentages and they on an aggregate level replicate our current budget.

Unless you have a framework for knowing what the value of your jackpot is, it's really hard to spend it the way you want to. A millionaire would spend 10 million more accurately than a thousandaire would.
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Old 12-07-2018, 01:47 PM   #2628
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Who brings a half a million dollars to a strip club and expects things to go well for them?
Probably the 20 other times he did it, things went VERY well for him.
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Old 12-07-2018, 02:38 PM   #2629
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So the flat Earth is a disc that has an ice wall at the edge that keeps the ocean from running over the edge. What's on the bottom side of the disc? What happens when global warming melts the ice wall?
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Old 12-07-2018, 03:05 PM   #2630
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What's on the bottom side of the disc?
Another Earth, ldo.

But in that Earth, the scientists have correctly determined the Earth is flat, and they mock all the round Earthers.
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Old 12-07-2018, 03:22 PM   #2631
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It's turtles all the way down.
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Old 12-07-2018, 03:28 PM   #2632
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Probably the 20 other times he did it, things went VERY well for him.
Can you bring so much cash to a strip club that you get negative utility out of having even more money? Probably yes.
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Old 12-07-2018, 04:51 PM   #2633
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It's turtles all the way down.
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Old Yesterday, 12:35 PM   #2634
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Bunch of limpers and I check J3o in the BB.

Flop JT5r

I hate it, so I check, UTG bets, UTG + 2 calls, sb calls, I hate money so I call.

Turn 5, sb leads. I donít think heís bluffing and Iím already chopping at best so I fold. UTG calls, and UTG + 2 raises, both call.

River blank, checked to UTG + 2 who bets, both call.

Any guesses?
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Old Yesterday, 12:38 PM   #2635
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Quads or J3o seem highly likely
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Old Yesterday, 01:32 PM   #2636
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Bunch of limpers and I check J3o in the BB.

Flop JT5r

I hate it, so I check, UTG bets, UTG + 2 calls, sb calls, I hate money so I call.

Turn 5, sb leads. I don’t think he’s bluffing and I’m already chopping at best so I fold. UTG calls, and UTG + 2 raises, both call.

River blank, checked to UTG + 2 who bets, both call.

Any guesses?
Would have c/r flop.
As played would have called turn when SB donked.

Guessing UTG+2 had 5x, Tx or Jx or bricked straight draw, one villain had Tx, another had Jx
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Old Yesterday, 02:44 PM   #2637
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Bunch of limpers and I check J3o in the BB.

Flop JT5r

I hate it, so I check, UTG bets, UTG + 2 calls, sb calls, I hate money so I call.

Turn 5, sb leads. I don’t think he’s bluffing and I’m already chopping at best so I fold. UTG calls, and UTG + 2 raises, both call.

River blank, checked to UTG + 2 who bets, both call.

Any guesses?
I like the way you played it.

UTG has QJ
UTG+2 has A5
SB slowplayed JT

I'm sure the real answer is way more interesting. They all had a J and chopped it up? A pair of Tens won?
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Old Yesterday, 03:23 PM   #2638
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2018 NC/LC - Misteaks Were Made

UTG+2 in particular Iíve played a decent amount with and I thought heíd have A5s or maybe even 55.

He showed JJ...like I canít even believe he didnít raise pf. Sb mucks A5o faceup at which point UTG slams AA into the muck.

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ETA: a guy is playing in a backward kangol. Drunk guy keeps calling him JACK KOO STOW. Maybe you had to be there
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Old Yesterday, 03:56 PM   #2639
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This is a good story imo
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Old Yesterday, 09:39 PM   #2640
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UTG+2 in particular Iíve played a decent amount with and I thought heíd have A5s or maybe even 55.

He showed JJ...like I canít even believe he didnít raise pf. Sb mucks A5o faceup at which point UTG slams AA into the muck.

ó

ETA: a guy is playing in a backward kangol. Drunk guy keeps calling him JACK KOO STOW. Maybe you had to be there
I suck at hand reading.
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