The New York Jets’ Offseason Profile

In the 2006 NFL season the New York Jets exceeded all expectations and made the playoffs as a wild card with a 10-6 record. That’s not bad for a team in a so called “rebuilding year” in the competitive AFC. Of course they did lose in the first round to the Patriots, so although they […]

The Stock Market Casino: Play it like BlackJack

We have all heard terms like “Wall Street Casino” and “stock market casino”. In some cases, the terms are used by companies promoting investments in gold and other precious metals or commodities. In many cases, the intent is to convey the idea that the financial markets are by, for, and of seasoned, possibly unscrupulous professionals […]

Basics of Learning Poker

If you want to get good at driving a golf ball or juggling 3 balls my advice would be to simply to practice those actions a lot. Unlike most activities, poker is very hard to master simply by playing poker because poker doesn’t give immediate and clear feedback. Sometimes you can play a hand perfectly […]

Poker Party Snacks – Healthy, Virtually Mess-Free Foods

If you don’t have a copy of one of C.M. Coolidge’s Dogs Playing Poker paintings hanging somewhere near your poker table, you should get it. It’s a cliché, but nevertheless a classic. Dogs Playing Poker really sets the atmosphere for poker parties. Coolidge’s paintings feature calm, evening moods with little stimulation other than the card […]