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Playing Multiple Tables of Online Poker
Posted at 03/30/2005 06:08:54 PM in Multi-Tabling by The Greedy Gecko.
Playing Multiple Tables of Online Poker --- The idea of playing multiples tables (or multi tabling) at the same time is contrary to many of the ideas you may have read in books or on other websites. The primary arguments against this practice, which are reasonable, accurately cite the inability to watch and read opponents...

The Importance of Bonus Dollars
Posted at 03/29/2005 04:33:46 PM in General Discussions by The Greedy Gecko.
The Importance of Bonus Dollars --- Many of the online poker rooms offer bonus dollars for initial and subsequent redeposits into your poker account on an almost continuous basis. These bonus dollars are then converted into real money, at varying rates depending on the site, as you play in their cash games. For l...

Phil Hellmuth Parody – Hysterical
Posted at 03/29/2005 01:27:15 PM in Humor by The Greedy Gecko.
Phil Hellmuth Parody – Hysterical --- BODY: Despite being a world class poker player, Phil Hellmuth is perhaps better known for his whining and table antics than for his phenomenal play - making him an excelled subject for a parody. See a hysterical parodies of the poker professional on this brought to you by the <... Review
Posted at 03/29/2005 12:05:17 AM in Website Reviews by The Greedy Gecko. Review --- is giving my longtime favorite site,, a severe run for its money. While Full ...

Folding Pocket Kings Pre-Flop
Posted at 03/28/2005 09:26:10 PM in Beginner Topics by The Greedy Gecko.
Folding Pocket Kings Pre-Flop --- A common topic on poker forums is whether it is ever correct to fold pocket kings pre-flop. Obviously there are intricacies in tournament play that allow for folding any hand pre-flop. However, for purposes of this post we will discuss the pre-flop play of pocket kings as it re...

Buy-In With the Table Maximum
Posted at 03/28/2005 06:10:43 PM in General Discussions by The Greedy Gecko.
Buy-In With the Table Maximum --- Question: In cash games, should I buy-in with the table minimum or maximum? Answer: Great question! Regardless of the limit you play, you are faced with a decision each time you sit at the poker table as to how much to buy-in for. M...

Poker Motivated by Greed – Playing for Profit
Posted at 03/28/2005 01:23:46 PM in General Discussions by The Greedy Gecko.
Poker Motivated by Greed – Playing for Profit --- The name originates from the framework that I employ in my poker play. I am highly motivated by the concept of accumulating money, even if it means taking that money from other individuals (within the governing rules). In essence, I am not satisfied by what I alr... Review
Posted at 03/27/2005 07:55:52 PM in Website Reviews by The Greedy Gecko. Review ---, along with, is one of my preferred sites on which to play. Ulimate Bet offer...

Posted at 03/27/2005 11:34:56 AM in Other by The Greedy Gecko.
About --- is designed to be a comprehensive resource for low stakes No Limit Texas Hold’em players. The objective of the site is to provide sufficient instruction as to allow amateurs to profitably enjoy the online poker world. I, The Greedy Gecko and the architect of Poke...

Poker Conspiracy Theory
Posted at 03/25/2005 10:37:39 AM in General Discussions by The Greedy Gecko.
Poker Conspiracy Theory --- If you frequent any of the existing poker forums or chat rooms, you will undoubtedly hear numerous posts discussing possible conspiracies on various poker websites. Are these individuals being paranoid, or is there some truth to the claims?

Cash Out Curse

Poker & Taxes (For Non-Professional Players)
Posted at 03/24/2005 03:32:21 PM in General Discussions by The Greedy Gecko.
Poker & Taxes (For Non-Professional Players) --- Benjamin Franklin said, "In this world nothing is certain but death and taxes." Unfortunately, our poker endeavors are not immune to this phrase. This post is intended to discuss tax considerations as they relate to poker winnings.

Who needs to pay taxes?

The Magic of Checking on the River
Posted at 03/24/2005 01:49:57 PM in Poker Strategy by The Greedy Gecko.
The Magic of Checking on the River --- It is the unwritten code of magicians to not reveal their secrets to laypeople, and breaking this code attracts the hatred of all guild members. A discussion of the poker technique of checking on the river, when in position, feels very similar in nature. Checking on the river i...

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