Poker Fraud Alert
Poker Fraud Alert
Ken Scalir calls in to talk about his experiences at Coachella (starting 24:18 minute mark). Prank call to fake Microsoft scammer (51:00). Druff chokes after near-victory in first round of PFA Spring Heads Up Classic (1:12:43). Brandon and Druff discuss Micon's appearance on the Doug Polk crypto show, as well as roleplay a "debate" regarding his current net worth (1:36:40). Suspended/fired Venetian pit dealer shot two management co-workers at a company picnic in a targeted attack (2:36:30). Listener "joeyeah" calls Druff to talk about very old school online poker, circa 1998-2001 (3:00:10). Liv Boeree causes controversy when she tweets in support of Annie Duke (3:36:04). Well-known sports handicapper has vanished on Mt. Charleston (4:11:30). Ticket scammer Ali Fazeli had some famous poker players as victims (4:25:40). WPT Seminole Hard Rock is paying extras to be in audience of televised Main Event (4:35:35). Americas Card Room and WSOP are fighting again on Twitter (4:52:20). WSOP.com to combine Nevada, Delaware, and New Jersey player pools on May 1 (5:07:25). WSOP.com not allowing download of hand histories, citing Nevada regulations (5:42:50). New devices will be able to read people's faces and tell if they're lying/bluffing (6:03:06). Phil Galfond finally gives an update regarding the poker site he's building, but is he on the wrong track (6:13:60)? khalwat, tradershky, and Brandon co-host at various points in this very long episode.