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Awwwww...Nuts!

Mar 24, 2011
According to many poker experts, the oldest term players use to describe an unbeatable hand is “the nuts.” If you are not well versed in the workings of the average wagon, this might not make clear sense. Think back to the times of the Old West and imagine how very much a wagon would have meant to your livelihood and you might begin to get the idea. ...


John Montagu, born in 1718 in England, was a rather controversial fellow. At the age of ten, he actually succeeded his grandfather—his father had died when he was just four—as the 4th Earl of Sandwich. Montagu was educated at Eton and Trinity College then spent a good number of years traveling not only around Europe, but to far more exotic places (at least at that time) like Turkey, Greece and Egypt. ...


Groucho Marx was a masterful comedian and film star for more than 50 years, both with his brothers and solo. Born Julius Henry Marx on October 2, 1890, he grew up in a large Jewish family on the Upper East Side of Manhattan in the early 1900s; he first took to the stage in 1905 at the age of 15 as a singer. His earliest ambition was to one day become a doctor. However, unlike today’s Upper East Siders, the Marx family was poor and his family’s need for money caused Julius to leave school when he was only twelve years old. ...


The trivia question for January 13 was, “Who invented the ‘hole cam’?” The answer to that is Henry Orenstein, inventor, philanthropist and poker player extraordinaire. Born in Poland in 1925, Orenstein emigrated to the US after the end of WWII. He currently resides in Verona, New Jersey. In addition to inventing the hole camera—that nifty little gadget that lets us see the players’ hidden cards during broadcasted poker games—Orenstein is the man to thank for the existence of Transformer toys. He also holds over 100 patents for numerous other inventions....


Humberto “Shark” Brenes is gearing up to win some support for Bakersfield’s Children with Disabilities Charity at Golden West Casino…and you can join in the action!  ...


Maricopa Entertainment

Nov 26, 2010
Maricopa Casino Planning on spending some time in Maricopa, California? Your choices for entertainment might appear a bit lacking. However, at second glance, there’s more to do there than meets the eye.  Not only is there a great Maricopa casino to go to, but there’s also plenty of hiking, fishing and bird watching.  ...


Porterville Casino Planning for some fun in Southern California this year? Whether you go for camping, biking, fishing, boating or golf, chances are you’ll find the beautiful city of Porterville, CA to your liking.  ...


Tehachapi Casino Are you into history? Maybe you prefer hiking, camping or riding horses. Like theatre and movies? Tehachapi, California is the place for you! ...


NAPT Satellite Winner Robert Reyna Makes Waves at NAPT Over 700 of the top tournament players in the world competed in the Pokerstars.net NAPT event at the Bicycle Casino in Los Angeles this week, all of who hoped to claim the $725,000 first place prize.  ...


Susie Isaacs at the LIPS Tournament If you’re like most, you do most of your poker playing online. Or maybe you’re fortunate to have a weekly game with friends.  While both are fun, they can become the same old thing after awhile. Well, Golden West Casino is changing all that! Get ready to turn up the excitement and get spoiled for a change!  ...


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