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Old 10-15-2019, 02:50 PM
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Originally Posted by Ludovic View Post
But the people he collaborated with may not have thought it was worth it for such compartively little payoff. They'd still be looking at the same time in jail/fines and for half the profit. I agree though and I assume that stuff like this goes on all the time in the ftf poker world but obviously not on all hands and at all rooms.
That is, I think, a key part of explaining why they were so dumb about it.

It's unclear to me how much he won in this game but I've seen estimates as high as $500,000. That's a lot of dough, but it's taxed - you can't hide stuff you won on TV - and he has to share it with his fellow cheater. So let's say he pocketed $150,000. That's plenty but it's not MegaMillions plenty; I can see how someone cursed with just as much arrogance as they lack scruples could figure, well, I haven't been caught yet, might as well cheat tomorrow!

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Old 10-15-2019, 03:49 PM
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Allegedly, one of the players cheated by Postle was this guy.

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