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The commonest mistake in history is underestimating your opponent; it happens at the poker table all the time. ~David Shoup

In order to play poker at a reasonable level, it is important to understand the poker rules at first. Visit a web site that will discuss these rules as well as explanations about strategy and how poker tournaments work.

The Comic Machine that is Alan Betson

Laughter is the relief that you get from the challenges of life

A name such as Alan Betson for a poker player is just a joke from the very beginning. The difference is that instead of laughing at him, we are laughing with him and his wit. When I was doing some research on the comedy machine that is Alan Betson, I was always struck by the fact that every biographer always referred to his wit even more than his skills at the poker table. Some might see this as a deliberate trivializing of a fantastic career in poker. However I see it as a very successful attempt to bring out the full personality of the poker player which makes him the person that he is.

I once read somewhere that there was a terrible singer who kept singing with joy despite the sniggers of her audience. One commentator said that she was at least happy in her work. He lamented that he wished that every other singer was happy in their work. They could then produce good quality singing at all times. This is an illustration of how a person can bring humor to their profession and win over the unlikeliest fans in the process. I am of the view that Alan Betson is an example to all of us who aspire to join professions that keeping a long face is not good for your health and professional development.

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