Friday, December 16, 2011

Sunday, April 24, 2011

40/42 Ducks Unlimited Poker Tournament

You are cordially invited to the
5th annual 40/42 Ducks Unlimited
Texas Hold-em Poker Tournament

Saturday, April 30th

American Legion Clayton, NC

****** Main event donation of $100 ******

Main Event limited to 90 players

Ladies Table limited to 10 players

For a $100 donation, you will receive Dinner and drinks, A one-year membership to Ducks Unlimited, A one-year subscription to the DU magazine, Main Event = 1st-10th place prizes Ladies table = one winner

Doors open at 5:30 p.m. We are even going to have a couple of guns to give away!

Space is limited so get your tickets early!

For ticket information, please contact Donnie Stiles 919-422-0074 Or

Friday, April 22, 2011

Famous Poker Quotes...

"Lon, if you're going to laydown a set of tens there you might as well be selling refrigerator magnets on the beach."

--------------Norman Chad, after Tommy Reed tells David "the Dragon" Pham that he mucked a set of tens on a A, J, 7, 10 board with two diamonds.

Friday, April 15, 2011

Famous Poker Quotes...

"If the shoe fits, steal it."

-------------Lou Krieger

Saturday, April 02, 2011

Famous Poker Quotes...

"Hold'em - like life itself - has its defining moment. It's the flop. When you see the flop, you're looking at 71 percent of your hand, and the cost is only a single round of betting."

-------------Lou Krieger

Friday, April 01, 2011

Famous Poker Quotes...

Ike Clanton: "What is that Holliday? Twelve hands in a row? Ain't nobody that lucky."

Doc Holliday: "Why Ike, whatever do you mean? Maybe poker's just not your game. I know! Let's have a spelling contest!"

From one of my favorite movies...... Tombstone

Tuesday, March 22, 2011

Famous Poker Quotes...

"Show me a good loser and I'll show you a loser.'

----------------Stu Ungar

Friday, March 11, 2011

Famous Poker Quotes...

"A card player should learn that once the money is in the pot, it isn't his any longer."

-------------- Herbert Yardley (1957)

Wednesday, March 02, 2011

Famous Poker Quotes...

"There are few things that are so unpardonably neglected in our country as poker... Why, I have known clergymen, good men, kindhearted, liberal, sincere, and all that, who did not know the meaning of a 'flush'. It is enough to make one ashamed of one's species."

-------------Mark Twain

Saturday, February 19, 2011

Famous Movie Quotes...

"A day may come when the courage of Men fails... when we forsake our friends, and break all bonds of fellowship... but it is not this day. An hour of wolves and shattered shields when all hope comes crashing down, but it is NOT this day! This day, we fight!"

-------------Aragorn, at the Black Gate

Tuesday, February 01, 2011

Famous Poker Quotes...

"Poker: the art of civilized bushwhacking."

-------------Nick Dandalos, attributed

Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Famous Poker Quotes...

“A typical final table takes 8-10 hours. We’re going to show 45 minutes of it. Of the 150-200 hands that are played, we show 15 of them.”

---------------Norman Chad

Saturday, January 01, 2011

Famous Poker Quotes...

“I wish I wasn’t alive to hear this.”

--------------Norman Chad, when Mike “The Mouth” Matusow threw a fit after a losing hand

Saturday, December 25, 2010

Famous Poker Quotes...

“To be honest with you, Lon, when you travel with your mother, it usually doesn't intimidate the other players.”

-----------------Norman Chad, after 2004 runner-up David Williams hugged his mom