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hey poker fans

Discussion in 'Off Topic [BG]' started by Bob Clayton, Oct 26, 2005.


  1. Bob Clayton

    Bob Clayton Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Aug 14, 2001
    Deptford, NJ
    i play hold em every saturday night with some friends... and just had the desire to share one of my hands with you all from last week.

    i almost made a mess of my pants when i saw the turn card

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  2. Nice, nice. Sweet table you guys've got there to play.
     
  3. Bob Clayton

    Bob Clayton Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Aug 14, 2001
    Deptford, NJ
    yeah. thanks.

    we got the table for like 15-20 bucks at toys r us
     
  4. canopener

    canopener

    Sep 15, 2003
    Isle of Lucy
    I've had 4 of a kind twice in one night. First 10s, then Aces several hands later. Still waiting on the Royal Flush. If you land one in a Casino, I hear they give you a hat. :eyebrow:
     
  5. tplyons

    tplyons

    Apr 6, 2003
    Madison, NJ
    nice. im not pro enough to play here at college cause i will get my arse kicked.
     
  6. Oysterman

    Oysterman

    Mar 30, 2000
    Sweden
    I've had the royal flush twice, a 10-high straight flush once, and 3 or 4 four-of-a-kinds over the last year. It's always fun to get them, but more often then not, it's of no real use... you usually win bigger pots with ace high or a single pair!
     
  7. Bob Clayton

    Bob Clayton Moderator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Aug 14, 2001
    Deptford, NJ
    how true.

    i was just really psyched. because i have been playing hold em for over 3 years and this is the first time i pulled four of a kind
     
  8. kserg

    kserg

    Feb 20, 2004
    London, UK
    Best hand i ever played was 4 of a kind... i had 4 jacks after the flop... i checked... no one raised... then turn i checked... so did everyone... river... i check everyone checks except for last person who raises pretty big... i go all in she calls i win:)

    it was very pretty hard keeping it in...

    worse 4 of the kind was... i got full house on flop and no one raised... 4 of the kind came on the turn... on the river i rasied 2 chips (minimum) and everyone folded:(

    PS clay... you are on post 420(0) he he he woohoooo (sorry)
     
  9. JimK

    JimK

    Dec 12, 1999
    ...reminds me of an old Gomer Pyle episode.

    Some Poker hustler takes all Sgt. Carter's & Duke's money...Pyle tells the guy that everyone thinks he's a cheat & that no one wants to play him anymore.
    The Hustler then lets Pyle win a bunch & tells him it's all luck.
    The hustler's girlfriend is confused, the hustler sez it's a ploy to take everyone down in one big game.
    In the big game, everyone is dealt a 'pat hand'...the hustler has nothing & must draw 4(he is supposed to end up with 4 Aces).

    Pyle's 'pat hand' is 4 Kings.
    Everyone's money is in.
    Pyle keeps asking Carter if it's a good hand...Carter & Duke say an empahtic "Yes!".
    Pyle asks, "Is it the best hand"?
    They say "No"...and Pyle throws in the 4 Kings because with all that money in there, he wants the best.
    Carter starts yelling "He made a mistake" & the hustler agrees..."What kinda dope throws away 4 Kings"?!?
    Everyone then sees the next 4 off the deck = 4 Aces.

    Anyway...blah.