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Poker (Is) For Dummies!

I'm joking with the title of course. You need to understand probabilities and be a student of human reactions to be an exceptional poker player, and perhaps I'll try it out someday when I become more observant.

A few of my friends seem to regularly donate their money to others on a weekly basis at organised games, but maybe one day they will compete in the World Series of Poker -- and inexplicably be broadcast on ESPN!

There are numerous variants of poker played, but the winning hands remain the same (I believe) and are shown below in descending order:

Usain Bolt Takes Over NY Subway

These advertisements by Puma were seen in the New York City subway system.

Big up Usain to di werl!!

Just so you remember, the "Lightning Bolt" struck an unprecedented three times at the Beijing Olympics 2008, getting gold (and World Records) in the 100m, 200m, and 4x100m relay!