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PokerStars come calling to NorCal

By Randall Rapp July and August had the poker stars from PokerStars visiting casinos and put­ting on special events in California to promote Californians for...

Never-ending battle over online poker

By Randall Rapp After spending a week in Las Vegas at the WSOP I couldn’t help but notice how relentlessly they were pushing wsop.com’s online poker game. With...

Mrs. A takes over the hijack seat

By Susan Rapp I decided this column needs a different perspective for a change, so while Mr. A is busy dealing with non-ambassadorial matters I have taken it upon myself...

Does Mary Poppins hate online poker?

By Randall Rapp I’m asked a lot at poker tables what I think of some California politician’s efforts to join Nevada and a couple of other states in having intranet...

Crowning a new POY

By Randall Rapp December is never much of a month for traveling, but one fun trip I can always count on is a visit to the “home” casino of our latest Player of the...

These are a few of my favorite things

By Randall Rapp People are always making lists of pet peeves. It seems a bit peevish behavior to me and decidedly negative in its approach. Therefore, having not made...

Quake gives local casinos a pass

By Randall Rapp Fresh off the first night of a poker ambassador weekend, Mrs. A and I woke up the next morning in our Tracy hotel room with no reason to think anything...

One more shot at WSOP Seniors

By Randall Rapp When June arrived I realized that meant it was time to hustle off to the Rio and take my annual shot at the WSOP’s Seniors Event. I was two for two...

It’s true; you can’t win ’em all

By Randall Rapp Your humble Ambassador was recently told that in these pages he always reports as a winner. I must beg to differ. It’s just that a lot of the losing...

The Cardroom’s POY competition heating up in 2014

By Randall Rapp Another year comes to a close and The Cardroom crowns another NorCal Poker Tournament Player of the Year. Once again though, we have a familiar champion...

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