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We reported earlier this week of Doyle Brunson's retirement. Since then, Doyle felt it necessary
Doyle made it pretty clear earlier in the week, he wanted to be available more for his ailing wife. Sometimes, people run with some words, like retirement, without getting more clarification. Retirement isn't a death sentence, nor does it forbid you to have fun in that field in the 'after life'.
I retired from my job, but didn't stop me from dabbling in that field even after retirement.
It's hard to not respect the man but he's my least favorite poker player of all time. I know it's a hard time for the poker community but I'm happy. I just dislike his little clichés. "That's poker folks." "Lucks just the door, you gotta sneak in through the winder." My favorite poker player of all time (other than myself) is Tom Dwan due to his loose style of play. I could never adapt that to my own game unless I'm getting blinded out.