In this new weekly installment of Poker Twitter News we’re bringing you twitter posts that shows how easy poker is.
BencB with a simple poker tip
The most straightforward and boring tips in poker are the most valuable.— bencb (@bencb789) January 25, 2023
Kevin Martin agrees poker is easy
Then handle your ADD, a little social isolation and overall disapproval from family…Bang! Easy career!— KMart (@KevinRobMartin) January 24, 2023
How to set up realistic poker goals
what about rephrasing it into something that is 100% in your hands. Being the best in the world highly depends on others😉— Steffen Sontheimer (@RunGo0seRun) January 25, 2023
Jungleman on guaranteed poker wins
Poker is actually a true meritocracy in that it's cycles converge fast enough that if you play and make decisions well, you WILL win. Do other careers have this? Can they be molded in such a way?— Daniel Cates 🇺🇸 🌎 (@junglemandan) January 24, 2023
The more discipline you have preflop in poker, the more freedom and ease you have on later streets. Feel like that's an apt metaphor for the real world— Daniel Cates 🇺🇸 🌎 (@junglemandan) January 22, 2023
And then of course Phil Galfond complicates things
The "Take it Down" Bias:— Phil Galfond (@PhilGalfond) January 24, 2023
Most players cbet too often because it leads to a higher frequency of emotionally positive outcomes (winning the pot).
Your goal in poker is to win more money. Not more pots.
Phil Galfond on good and bad reasons to raise
Bad reasons to raise:— Phil Galfond (@PhilGalfond) January 24, 2023
• Because I have a good hand
• To find out where I'm at
• To price out flush draws
Good reasons to raise:
• I'm a favorite against their calling range
• I can fold out many better hands
• Fuck this guy
• Leveraging ICM pressure