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Old 12-06-2013, 01:01 AM   #5
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Re: positive poker vs mental game of poker

Originally Posted by LaProfessora View Post
Here's an example of how this book differs from others that are available. Most everyone knows that you have to be mentally tough to make it in poker. Instead of just telling you this, I explain what mental toughness is and how you can increase it with actionable things that you can do at the table (as well as away from it).

Hi Tricia:

Let me ask you a somewhat different question. Suppose you were a video poker player and was playing a machine where the expectation was positive, and you have memorized the optimal strategy for that machine. Do you need to be mentally tough to always make the correct plays?

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