Top Pair Podcast 308: The Ultimate Ladies Home Poker Game
In episode 308 of the Top Pair Home Game Poker Podcast, Bruce Briggs and Robbie Strazynski discuss which women would have a seat at the table in their ultimate ladies home poker game. From poker legends to celebrities to historical figures and more, they picked quite a table!
The guys also catch you up on all their own home game happenings, with Robbie feeling upstuck once more while Bruce doubles down with two sessions to report on.
Plus, a huge listener mailbag with some great feedback on previous shows and, of course, a great one outer for your listening pleasure!
Show Time Stamps
|2:35–37:10||How Ya Runnin?|
|Robbie: Experiencing the vicissitudes of home game poker… set over set, boat over boat, and knowing what it’s like to feel “upstuck.” Plus, big plans for the summer, heading out to Las Vegas for the World Poker Tour Tournament of Champions and Super High Roller Bowl, as well as the World Series of Poker.|
|Bruce: Badugi, the “Rubik’s cube of poker”… back to “breakeven Bruce” mode. Plus having enough different dealer’s choice games in the mix to not repeat a single variant all night, and trying “inversion Omaha.” Finally scoring a coveted “multi-life” tournament cash.|
|Bonus: How Kobe Bryant cost Robbie a LOT of money at the poker table a few years back…|
|38:28–1:12:14||Congrats, You Made The Show! (Mailbag)|
|39:41||Listener appreciation of our great interview with Scott Blumstein in episode 307.|
|41:09||Three different listeners – Mike Wilson, Adam from Columbus, and Captain Lou Syracuse – send in their picks for the ultimate ladies home poker game, then it’s Bruce and Robbie’s turn to name names.|
|55:27||Poker Heroes: Jennifer Harman and Vanessa Rousso (Bruce); Linda Johnson and Jan Fisher (Robbie)|
|59:35||Historical Figures: Golda Meir and Queen Elizabeth II (Robbie); Joan of Arc and Marie Curie (Bruce)|
|1:03:55||Celebrities: Jennifer Tilly and Annie Duke (Bruce); Jennifer Tilly and Lucille Ball (Robbie)|
|1:08:18||Fictional Characters: Jessica Pearson and Donna Paulsen (Robbie); “The Dragon Queen” Daenerys Targaryen and Mary Beth Lacey (Bruce)|
|1:12:15||One Outer – Good old low-limit Kansas City Triple Draw at the old Imperial Palace… “does a flush count against you for the low?”|
* First 296 episodes are archived and available at www.toppair.net
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In this Series
- 1 Top Pair Podcast 297: Welcome to PokerNews; Sarah Herring Interview
- 2 Top Pair Podcast 298: Mixed Games - The Rules of... "Scrotum"
- 3 Top Pair Podcast 299: Interview with Bernard Lee
- 4 Top Pair Podcast 300: Sean Chaffin Talks 'True Gambling Stories'
- 5 Top Pair Podcast 301: When a Poker Noob Wins a Bad Beat Jackpot
- 6 Top Pair Podcast 302: Interview with Chris Moneymaker
- 7 Top Pair Podcast 303: Interview w/ New Home Game Player Shannon Mack
- 8 Top Pair Podcast 304: For a Successful Home Game, Just Stay Calm!
- 9 Top Pair Podcast 305: Interview with John Hesp
- 10 Top Pair Podcast 306: Who's At Your Ultimate Fantasy Home Poker Game?
- 11 Top Pair Podcast 307: Interview with Scott Blumstein
- 12 Top Pair Podcast 308: The Ultimate Ladies Home Poker Game
- 13 Top Pair Podcast 309: Home Game Dealing, Shuffling, and Tipping
- 14 Top Pair Podcast 310: Interview With Lupe Soto
- 15 Top Pair Podcast 311: WPT TOC, SHRB, Short Deck, and Bad Beats Aplenty
- 16 Top Pair Podcast 312: Interview with Aria Poker Room's Mike Williams
- 17 Top Pair Podcast 313: Behind the Scenes at the 2018 WSOP Main Event
- 18 Top Pair Podcast 314: Interview with Faded Spade Playing Cards founder Tom Wheaton
- 19 Top Pair Podcast 315: What American Poker Players Can Expect in Europe