I managed to get absolutely run over by the marauding emus last night at the 5/10 shorthanded tables at Caribbean Sun. I'd chipped up nicely there in the last week or two, had banged out most of the hands to qualify for the $200K freeroll they're running, then bam, emu kick in the junk. Catch my breath and wham, another emu arrives with a roundhouse kick to the junk. Suddenly they congregate and it's all over.
(Ok, so I exaggerate a bit. I ended up only dropping $500 or so, which isn't fun, but also not much fun. And to be fair it was more a case of second-best-itis, with second nut flushes and middle sets causing most of the woes.)
Degenerate activities in general are treating me very well, though. I'm still working on an uber guide to sportsbetting bonuses and should be finished soon. Let's just say that yes, indeed, there is much gold in them thar hills for the patient and well-bankrolled.
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Not too much else exciting going on in my little world. Still plugging away on all sorts of projects, a couple of which should be presentable to see the light of day soon. My juggernaut of a FFL team has rolled to 5-0, looking to adminster yet another kick to the junk this week. My only worries is that all the early season junk kicking may lead to fatigue when the end of the season nears, but only time will tell.