He became so “obsessed” with poker that it was hindering his study of economics at the University of Maryland, so he dropped out to play poker full-time.
“It’s the craziest thing that’s ever happened to me... I’ve never met a girl my age in Florida that plays poker. And there’s not many women that play. I never went to make friends because it’s a lot of people who play way way older than I was,” explained Gruber.
Tell in prison, poised and professional as he plays poker with other inmates.
Manchester United FC soccer player George Best (1946 - 2005) plays poker on a train at around the age of 22, May 1968.
Now 45, and a father of two, Lindgren has less appetite for risk, which doesn’t mean he’s gone cold turkey on his gambling. He still plays poker. And he still likes a little action on the course, just enough to get the juices flowing without raising the prospect of financial pain.
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No, it started with the metaphor of what kind of person counts cards, plays poker 10, 12 hours a day, six, seven days a week.
2. bei Geschäften, Verhandlungen o. Ä. ein Risiko eingehen, einen hohen Einsatz wagen
1 Poker spielen
2 〈fig.〉 bei einem Geschäft o. Ä. mit hohem Risiko verhandeln
pokern 〈 V. 1, hat gepokert; o. Obj.〉