50% chance @Josh Kifer gets banned. Action anyone?Reported.

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50% chance @Josh Kifer gets banned. Action anyone?Reported.

I'll take it!.... Wait....50% chance @Josh Kifer gets banned. Action anyone?

Since a 20 percent chance of winning (using real math) is actually 50/50 (using your math), I'll let you pick any suit you want and we'll cut for a card to see if you hit that suit (which, using real math, gives you a 25 percent chance of winning). Every time it's your suit, I'll give you $200. Every time you don't hit your suit, you give me $100. We'll go for a minimum of 200 cuts, but we can go as many times as you want after 200 cuts.

Do you think we'll see cut number 201?

Since a 20 percent chance of winning (using real math) is actually 50/50 (using your math), I'll let you pick any suit you want and we'll cut for a card to see if you hit that suit (which, using real math, gives you a 25 percent chance of winning). Every time it's your suit, I'll give you $200. Every time you don't hit your suit, you give me $100. We'll go for a minimum of 200 cuts, but we can go as many times as you want after 200 cuts.

Do you think we'll see cut number 201?

you know he’s gonna draw a flush

you know he’s gonna draw a flush

About 50 times...I mean, about 100 times...it's 50/50....yeah, that's what I meant to say.

But I do know a guy who seriously believes this. Possibly the worst poker player I’ve ever met. When asked why he played some trash hand he says “it’s 50/50, either you win or lose.” With no irony.

He hosted a weekly one-table tourney for a year, and did not win for 50 straight sessions. Max 9 players, sometimes as few as six. Normally not a game I’d bother with, but it was like playing with overlay every week.

I tried to explain it to him once like this: Yes, you’re right that there are two possible outcomes, only one of which will happen. But the chances for each outcome happening is almost never exactly 50/50...

So I tried another approach.

“Actually, the chances of winning aren’t 50/50. Either you win, you lose... Or you chop.”

He did stop to reconsider for a moment then.

Decided that meant he only had a 33% chance of losing.

I wonder if he originated it or it's just one of those poker sayings that's been around forever. I heard this one a long time ago and still use it as an occasional joke at the tables, and I had no clue who Sailor Roberts was until I just looked him up.

This is pure gold, absolutely brilliant!! Made me think of Karl Pilkington!Decided that meant he only had a 33% chance of losing.

Lottery is 50/50. You either win or you lose. If I buy 2 tickets it should be 100% right?

And I raise you "Drawing dead pre-flop with Aces."

Well he's been dead for 25 years so maybe that's your problem...

(Poker legend, won the Main Event in 75, was one of the original six at the first WSOP in 1970)

yeah just found that outWell he's been dead for 25 years so maybe that's your problem...

(Poker legend, won the Main Event in 75, was one of the original six at the first WSOP in 1970)

He was also part of Doyle and Amarillo's road gang when they were rounders.nice

yeah just found that out

yeah thats dope just never heard them talking about him

Still 50/50 my manLottery is 50/50. You either win or you lose. If I buy 2 tickets it should be 100% right?

Ummmm.... Jamie Gold?

I lol-ed BIG with this one....

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No... I'm just living rent free in your head.Dix...is that you?

I do that to the weak minded.

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Um, no. Do you even math, bro?

A) Probability I get hit by lighting and don't win the lottery = .5

B) Probability I get hit by lighting and win the lottery = .5

C) Probability I don't get hit by lighting and don't win the lottery = .5

D) Probability I don't get hit by lighting and I win the lottery =.5

Or....probability you get hit by lightning on your left testicle at exactly 11:57:23 AM next Tuesday....... 50/50.

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I want half of ^his^ action.I'll take it!.... Wait....

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