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Innumeracy Bias and Statistical Thinking

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Hey gang, Today (after a brief hiatus due to illness), I bring a new video where I explore the innumeracy bias. The central question I explore is this: are our minds naturally built to think in terms of probabilities and ratios? (They’re not, it turns out.) And if not, then what, as poker players, can […]Read more »

Poker’s Tragedy of the Commons

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The poker community, momentarily breaking character, has been reflective lately. It all started with Joe Hachem lamenting the decline of poker at the hands of new-school players. Phil Galfond then weighed in with his thoughts on how to bridge the gap between new and old-school. Finally, Daniel Negreanu went on 2p2 to chide new-school players […]Read more »

Audiobook Preview, and More

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I’ve finally finished the audiobook! Sweet potatoes. After many days of grinding through waning throats and barking dogs, I’ve finally managed to put the whole thing together and submitted it to ACX for processing. If all goes well, it should go up by the beginning of March on Amazon, iTunes, and Audible. It’s completely awesome, […]Read more »

Tilt: The Customer is Always Right

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Today, I’ve got a special treat: I recorded a preview of the audiobook! Hear a great section from the book, “Tilt: the Customer is Always Right,” which teaches how to play optimally against a tilting player. Of course, you also get to enjoy my chocolatey voice in its full aural deliciousness. It’s okay, it’s not […]Read more »

The Two Things About Poker

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I was in a coffeeshop a few weeks ago browsing the internet, when I came across this article by Glen Whitman called “The Two Things.” In it, he recounts the story of the Two Things. A few years ago, I was chatting with a stranger in a bar. When I told him I was an […]Read more »

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