Tales from the Home Game: Jimmy the Chair
If you haven't read it yet, please immediately purchase and read Victoria Coren-Mitchell's eloquent reflection on poker and life, For Richer, For Poorer. There are half a dozen reasons it's a must-read, but one of the most compelling is her description of her Tuesday night home game in London. By the time she's done, you feel that in a proper world, everybody should be spending Tuesday evening playing poker at somebody's house. Imagine, then, my delight when I learned there was a home game in my new neighborhood, hosted by Chicago Mike. And it was every Tuesday night. I had finally aligned with the rest of the poker universe.