Playing Online Poker

Some people love playing poker but cannot understand why people want to play online. However, if you only play poker with friends and family, then it can be a great way to get a new challenge. Playing the same people all of the time, can mean that you get to understand the way that they play and know what they are likely to do. This can mean that their playing behaviour is easy to predict and it can make them easy to beat. Alternatively it can be very frustrating if you just cannot beat them however hard you try. However, it will still not stretch your game, if you are always playing with the same people, even if you are not always winning.

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Playing poker online can offer you several advantages. It can make the game more exciting because you are playing lots of different people but also help you to develop your game which means that you might be able to beat your friends and family more often. Playing people that you have never played before could be a bit worrying, especially if you are always used to playing the same people. You will be anonymous online though and so you can play without having to reveal anything about yourself and this should help you to feel better about it.

Although online poker can be quite different in some ways to the offline game, there is still a lot that you can learn from playing. Playing different people can help you to pick up tips in ways of playing that you may not have thought of. With so many different poker rooms, you are able to be able to play against people from all around the world. This is a great opportunity to pick up great tips. By watching others play, you can observe what they are doing to win and use that to your advantage when you are playing. All poker players know that it is a tactical game and there is never any harm in learning new ones.

Of course, there are also websites which have hints and tips, which could be a really good way to improve your game. You can try things out online and then when you play with friends and family again, you will be able to impress them with your new techniques.

Another advantage of playing online is that you can play at any time. You do not have to wait until all of your friends or family are ready to play. This can be a bit frustrating because you might want to get extra games in or extra practice and this is a really good way to do so.

So if you are considering playing online, then why not have a go. It could be a great way to improve your game and lots of fun as well. You may find that you get really good and even want to have a go at playing for money, which can take things to an even more exciting level.

Celebrities Get Renaissance Make-Over

Old renaissance paintings are amazing to have fun with, mix them up with some pop cultural stuff, or what? In a contest named “Modern Renaissance” held by Worth1000 several renaissance paintings were photo manipulated with faces of very known actors and actresses.If you are a renaissance fan you will maybe recognize some of the paintings. For me they look all the same, but this project is awesome. They have really done a great job, and users have even ranked the best and worst. The first place went to Gemma Arterton. Check out the photos, what do you think, who should have won?

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Penelope Cruz

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Orlando Bloom

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Natalie Portman

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Christina Ricci

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Johnny Depp

Amanda Seyfried

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Penelope Cruz

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Kevin Bacon

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Kate Winslet

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Leonardo DiCaprio

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Gillian Anderson

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Scarlett Johansson

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Fix of Awesome – Literal Name, Rocking Website

We take our internets seriously around here. If you spent 12 hours in front of a shiny screen with keys and a mouse for your entertainment, chances are good that you’d take your (italicize “your”, please) internets seriously too.

So, what do you turn to when your entertainment is serious business (italicize “serious business, please)? That’s easy enough — websites that are seriously funny. Videos that bring the funny hard enough for you to want to share them with your friends — and maybe even your frenemies too.

As much as we hop from site to site to get what we want, it’s nice to be able to have a “go to” website that gives us what we want in a tidy, funny little package.

We’ve got another site to add to our funny list: Fix of Awesome. Yep, that’s right — literal website is literal, but it gets better. Sure, any site can tell you that they’re serving up your daily dose of fantastic humor, but Fix of Awesome takes it to a completely different level.

We know what you’re thinking: pics or it didn’t happen. No problem:

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Those are all from the accompanying Facebook group for Fix of Awesome, but there’s also a Twitter account as well. The surprise bonus? Those profiles are updated daily — sometimes more than once a day, even. That means that there’s always something new to see. We’re liking that big time — one of our biggest gripes centers around websites that lure you in and then don’t update for who knows how long. You aren’t going to have to worry about that with Fix of Awesome.

With such fantastic content being offered from just the social media level, we knew that we in for a great time hopping over to the Fix of Awesome blog.

Paydirt almost instantly – a stunt driver taking his mom on a crazy ride? That’s crazy, funny, and downright awesome!

We spent some time just clicking through the archives and finding that there’s consistency with the site, which is something that a lot of humor sites don’t have. They might come on strong in the beginning but then there’s a period where they just leave you flat. Is that going to keep people sticking around? Probably not.

It’s pretty easy to make your way around the Fix of Awesome site, which is another plus in our book, as far as we’re concerned. If you’re not going to build a site where people can actually, you know, find things — then what’s the point? We had fun looking around Fix of Awesome, and we’re pretty sure that you will too!

Where do you go from here? Well, you can start with the Facebook profile if you want to get a feel for the main site’s offerings. You’ll also want to follow the Twitter account because there’s some cool stuff there. Your mileage will vary – just pray your boss has the same humor you do!

Time for your humor fix? You know where to go now – Fix of Awesome is where it’s at!

Typography Representing Star Wars

Who would have thought that letters and signs in different fonts could made such cool art work? This time we’re talking about Star Wars characters that are represented by only using typography. The people in H-75 Creative Station are those that are behind this amazing project, and you can get every piece on a huge poster, that would be a great decoration or gift to a younger friend.

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Characters such as Yoda, Darth Vader and Stormtrooper are all featured in different letters and signs, but it works, it really resembles their look. The posters are really simple, but that is the whole trick of making them look unique. So Star Wars fans, you better wish one of these for you birthday, but I bet you’ll spend money on it anyway.

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Via H-75.

Freezing Ice Hotel Inspired by Tron:Legacy

You have probably heard about the new movie by name “Tron: Legacy”. It is an American science fiction film released on December 16, 2010. Now they have built an awesome tron legacy ice hotel designed by Ben Rousseau and Ian Douglas-Jones, and it is located in Sweden. It can remind of other ice hotels, it is just that this one is with tron theme with the blue lights that looks amazing with ice. They should also open a casino to try your chance there, or you can do it from a bed and take some online slots, your choice.

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If you want to spend a night at the hotel you need to dress really warm, but you’ll get extra warm sleeping bags so don’t worry, you won’t freeze that much. The hotel was built in freezing temperatures; that had to be really hard I guess.