Antonio “L.A.” Reid has won Grammys, written and produced numerous hit songs and albums, and he has been the head of major record companies. But being a judge on “The X Factor” U.S. is an entirely new challenge for him as he enters the world of being a TV personality. Reid (who is currently chairman/CEO of Sony Music’s Epic Records) will most likely end up signing at least one act that come out of “The X Factor” U.S., which launched in 2011, and which Fox televises in the U.S. from September to December. The grand prize for “The X Factor” U.S. consists of $5 million and a record deal with a Sony Music label.
Sure, there’s nothing promising in the NBA. Sure, there’s been years of ineptitude in the NFL and MLB. And sure, there is only a mirage of hope to be found in the NHL. But at least we have something in Triple-A baseball.
Now the blinds are big and only 5 or less players remain. The likelihood of anyone having a great starting hand is lower now, and you can take advantage of tight play at this stage. Note the players who are concentrating on the money finish. You must be more aggressive at this late stage than before and cannot wait for premium hands. Steal blinds at every opportunity and if you have the hand for it, raise from an early position.
That evening we packed our bags, rented a car and headed to Scotland. No laptops or mobiles, and definitely no talk of Hardtree or anything more business related than hiking.
Many players transparently bet when they have a solid hand and check or fold when they do not. Some even vary their betting and bet stronger when they have a monster and weaker when their hand is merely strong. But they check or fold when they are holding poor hands. Against these players, those who are reluctant to voluntarily put money in the pot, I generally will go away if they bet into me but if they are checking I will most certainly make a bet of some sort.
You have a school picnic or corporate team building event to organize and planning to go for a four hour trip on bus. Thinking about how to break the ice and keep energy levels high during the travel? Number of games can be played, most of which have already being played earlier by the group so less enthusiasm. You must to organize a new game.
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