Effective Altruist. Software engineer. Writer. Instructor @Outco. Former poker pro.
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So I'm starting over. I've decided to give away all of my money. Two years after retiring from poker, I have left about half a million dollars. I'm giving some of it to charity, and the rest to my family to go toward my parents' retirement. I'm leaving myself $10,000 to live off—you know, in case I'm an idiot and everything goes horribly wrong. Oh, and I just finished the book, which I've be…
This is a glossary of common poker terms. Suggest additions or changes in the comments below. # A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z#### # $1/$2, $5/$10, $10/$20 A way of notating the size of the blinds in the stakes being played. $10/$20 means a $10 small blind, and a $20 big blind. In this book, it generally refers to no-limit stakes, so a normal buyin for a $10/$20 game is 100 bi…