BY ZACH SCHEIDT
“I didn’t come all this way just to sit and fold my cards!”
I was sitting across from a typical tourist who was counting out chips to call my bet. We were playing poker at the Wynn, and this guy was enjoying every minute of the game.
A native of Texas, Robert was a boisterous guy with a ten-gallon cowboy hat and plenty of money to gamble. He liked the action and was happy to donate his money to the table if it meant he could have a good time.
Poker is one of the only games in a casino that allows you to play against other players. So instead of the odds always being stacked against you, a skillful poker player can capitalize on the mistakes others make.