After months of warnings, advertisings, and some confusion about the planned February 17 transition to digital television, Congress may have changed its mind.
Contrary to its bland exterior in Loehmann’s Plaza, the interior decoration of Sign of the Whale restaurant is reminiscent of the captain’s rooms in a 16th century pirate ship-dark wood paneling and arches shine in the dim glow of muted yellow lighting and cool air.
Once again, Mike Hume answers your most pressing sports questions as he delves his magical mailbag.
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If you want to make money playing poker, find a game with a few suckers, fish, donkeys, live ones, or whatever you choose to call a bad player.
Bluffing is a big part of poker, but equally, if not more important, is the ability to sniff out an opponent’s bluff. Here are a few things you should focus on.
You have never heard music like this before. Not unless you have a Scottish uncle, born in Spanish Harlem and raised by James Brown and Sly and the Family Stone.
The world’s greatest poker players can read their opponents like a book. They happen to be great human lie detectors. It isn’t magic, though, as there are several key tip-offs that you too can look for when trying to read opponents.