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  1. Limit, limit tourneys, and a bit o' no limit

    I had three nealry three full days after my Wednesday through Saturday conference in Palm Springs, and after lots of Internet research, I...
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  2. Bad run made worse by crazy session @ Venetian

    Just a few days before the event, I found out that I could get a free pass to the expo part of the annual Interop conference, a big IT ga...
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  3. Pre-job finale

    Over the past two years, I've made a good dozen (give or take) trips to Vegas while I've been job hunting. The latter took nearly two lon...
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  4. Was it a Mirage or was it a Circus Palace?

    Having qualified for the quarterly Mirage freeroll and finding a cheap airfare for a long weekend, I registered for a Saturday slot, grab...
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  5. Nice profits at $3/$6

    Still jobless and unable to afford the trip across the country to be with family for the holidays, I found a super-cheap room at the IP (...
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  6. First losing trip in quite awhile

    I had despaired I'd bot even be able to get to Vegas. The annual conference I attend (and produce a daily newsletter for, making for seve...
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  7. Adventures on the (mostly) wrong end of the bell curve

    With spring break already giving me a Monday night free and finding $15/night rooms at the Imperial Palace, the weekday trip was a no-bra...
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  8. Two moments make mundane memorable

    The weekend prior, there were softball and basketball tournaments in Vegas, and I tried to get picked up for a team, but didn't, so very ...
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  9. Rough ride at Venetian, 3/28-4/1

    I thought I might not make it to Vegas when my Southern California conference finished on Wednesday, March 28th. I was having tremendous ...
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  10. Aug. 9-14: midsummer success at some new games

    I drove down on Sunday from the Bay Area, leaving early in hopes of getting to watch the Sunday AVP mixed game at the Imperial Palace. Af...
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twriter’s Recent Reviews

If it wasn't for all the bad players, this room would get a worse rating. I have to add that this review is based on... Read More

The chairs are comfortable and the tables are in good condition. It's short staffed in the mornings, so you might... Read More

On one hand, the room is a comfortable place to play. The DSE (Deep Stack Extravaganza) tournament brought many more... Read More

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