Fighting with Full Tilt Poker, a new poker movie with Affleck and Timberlake, and the WSOP $1 million event are featured in the week’s most popular, interesting and funny threads in the world of online poker forums.
Full Tilt fisticuffs? (Pocket fives)
Thread: Nobody has any guts, Why doesn’t someone beat up phil ivey or Lederer
Original poster probably expresses a sentiment a lot of poker players feel about the state of affairs regarding the closed online poker site, Full Tilt Poker. Although we’re not sure why Ivey is getting lumped in with Howard Lederer. Also, PTP doesn’t condone violence, or the beating up of either party mentioned. We wouldn’t mind seeing Lederer in jail, though.
New poker movie? (2+2)
Thread: Runner, Runner – New film from the writers of Rounders
The online poker community weighs in on the possible new movie, which apparently is set in the world of online poker and would feature Ben Affleck and Justin Timberlake. The consensus? Afflect+Timberlake < Matt Damon+Ed Norton.
Stakes are high (2+2)
Thread: Who’s Your Fav To Win ”The Big One” Million dollar buy in?
With the news this week that the $1 million buy-in event at the World Series of Poker has reached 30 people, and since we know who a lot of those people are, 2+2 started handicapping the field. Lots of big names to choose from: Tom “durrrr” Dwan, Gus Hansen, Patrik Antonius, Erik Seidel and Bertrand “ElkY” Grospellier, to name a few.
Weird staking is weird (PTP)
Thread: Daniel72, here goes another one..
In a weird case at the staking site, the member in question is being staked, but continues to play after the staker asks for his money back, and despite being told to stop playing. How will it end up? Stay tuned.