It Was The Best of ป๊อกเด้ง ไฮโล Times

With pounding heart and heavy head (or was that pounding head and heavy heart?), I awoke on Friday morning wishing I’d stop finding such juicy games, because they were costing me too much money. Eager to forget about the bloodbath of the night before, I slinked over to the Bike for the Nooner Headhunter Limit Hold’em tourney.

I really liked this format. Along with your entry fee and juice, each player pays an extra five dollars to serve as a “bounty” on their heads, and receives an orange plastic disc as a marker for the bounty. For each player you bust out, you receive their bounty disc, each one being worth $5 to you once you are knocked out. The locals and dealers call the discs “pizzas”, because they’re close to the size of a small Dominoe’s #17. Note to the Bike: Do they really have to be so big? …