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#1 Viktring


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Posted 11 October 2016 - 06:36 AM

This YouTube video narrates how poker began in NW USA and invigorated
the economy of the whole region by the use of IOUs for poker wins and
losses. It became a currency! Part of a MIT poker course, link below.
Fascinating account.

MIT 15.S50 Poker Theory and Analysis, IAP 2015



View the complete course: http://ocw.mit.edu/15-S50IAP15
Instructor: Aaron Brown

#2 SuitedAces21


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Posted 11 October 2016 - 06:36 PM

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View PostRon_Mexico, on 23 April 2014 - 04:48 PM, said:

Now that i've had a few drinks, I'm ready to admilt that the reason I dont post more is suited.

I hate every fiber of his being. He's awful and everything he writes is wrong, coupled with being annoying. Its uncanny how awful he is. If he was around when this thread was thriving, he would have killed it. Thankfully, he wasnt.

Maybe in the real world, he's not so awful (evidence says otherwise) but here, he makes me want to fight. Nobody makes me want to fight. Its beyond weird. I almost feel bad, but I dont

#3 Trame1984


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Posted 17 October 2016 - 06:03 AM

Thanks Viktring!

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