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Poker News Flashes 12.2.10

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In case you missed them in our daily News Flash, here's the rewind for your reading pleasure:

Vanessa Rousso's Lamborghini Gallardo Coupe

eBay has another poker player item up on the auction block as Vanessa Rousso has listed her low mileage 2007 Lamborghini Gallardo Coupe to go the highest bidder.  Celebrity Cars is handling the transaction and has a complete list of everything and anything pertaining to the car and a link to apply for financing if you so desire.  The current bid is $126,500 with almost 15 days to go.  Are poker player items synonymous with eBay?

PokerStars $15,000 Sunday Millions Freeroll

If you've already qualified for this funtastic bankroll builder, get ready to play on December 5th at 19:35 and shake out your lucky mojo to go along with your poker skill in bringing home the big bucks.  If you haven't qualified - naughty, naughty - you are missing one big opportunity.  You have one last shot to qualify for the final one that will run in January 2011, but don't wait when there's free money waiting.  Read more...

HHPT at the 2010 Bayou Poker Challenge

The High Heels Poker Tour (HHPT) is winding down its 2010 schedule with the tournament at Harrah’s New Orleans.  Ladies be sure to catch the WSOP Satellite Ladies NLH event at 12 noon on December 12th, where you will receive 7,000 in chips and have 30 minute blind levels in the $175 buy-in event.  Get ready for a New Year and a very busy January from the Bahamas PCA to the Beau Rivage Southern Poker Championship and a lot more great events to sate your poker sole.

All In For CP Charity Poker Tournament

The third annual "All In For CP " NLH charity Poker tournament that benefits the One Step Closer Foundation will be held at the Venetian Poker Room, Las Vegas, on Saturday, December 11, 2010 at 4:00pm.  The One Step Closer Foundation's main goal is to help provide financial freedom and social acceptance for those suffering from cerebral palsy.   You'll find Stars and Poker Stars attending the event and joining you in your effort to play poker to help find a cure.

SC Debates Gambling A-G-A-I-N

"gambling can lead us to misuse our time, talents and resources." WOW!  So can closing your mind to life and what is going on out there.  Poker games are in question, when is it legal - definitely not to be played between strangers or through the Internet so sayeth the press.  Why do some people believe that if poker is allowed, the whole world is going to hell in a gambling hand basket filled with degenerate tards that can't control their own actions, especially in the privacy of their own homes?  

Behind the Scene with Harry Reid

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid is working on a bill that should be public in the next 24-48 hours - a work in progress with Senate and House Leaders to attach an internet poker bill to larger legislation, like the sneaky way the Unlawful Internet Gambling Enforcement Act was attached to the SAFE Port Act back in 2006, according to John Pappas executive director of Poker Players Alliance.  Problem is, it's a long, hard road for U.S. players that simply want to play online poker.

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The IRS Scores Big at 2015 WSOP ME Final Table

The IRS managed to snag 34.13 percent from the payouts of the 2015 November Nine, totaling $8,467,091.

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