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I believe in poker the way I believe in the American Dream. Poker is good for you. It enriches the soul, sharpens the intellect, heals the spirit, and - when played well, nourishes the wallet.

  Lou Krieger


Lou's Favorite Links

Poker Links
Casino Links
Personal Links
Webmaster's Links
Lou's Top Ten Book and Software Recommendations

Poker Links

rec.gambling.poker (RGP)
RGP is the most comprehensive forum about poker on the Internet. You can read and post messages and search the archives through this Deja.com link.

Card Player Magazine
Card Player Magazine is the authoritative "bible" of the poker world. Lou Krieger is the "On Strategy" columnist.

Card Player Cruises
Lou has enjoyed several poker cruises with Card Player Cruises where he conducts seminars for other cruise participants.

ConJelCo is a one stop source for poker books and products as well as poker-related information. Reports in near real-time on the World Series of Poker, as well as other events, are available here. ConJelCo hosts registration information for BARGE and other RGP in-person events. ConJelCo also has links to other publications and Internet sites like Poker Digest, The Intelligent Gambler, Razzo's Poker World, Casino Player Magazine, and Cardsmith/Poker Plus Books. ConJelCo is the publisher of Lou Krieger's Hold'Em Excellence and MORE Hold'Em Excellence books.

Wilson Software
Every serious player should have these poker software programs. Demo programs are available for download so you can try before you buy.

Mike Caro's World at Planet Poker
Poker's "Mad Genius" has his Internet home at one of the premiere online poker sites. You can join discussions with Mike, read his articles, and participate in forums and chat. Michael Wiesenberg's Official Dictionary of Poker is an outstanding feature of this site.

GoCee.com Poker Center (Ken's Poker Pages)
Ken Churilla offers a comprehensive site covering everything from the basics to items like poker song lyrics you won't find anywhere else.

Poker Pages
Poker Pages includes a directory of casinos and poker rooms as well as a listing major tournaments and results.

The Gambler's Book Shop
The largest and most comprehensive book store you'll find that's dedicated solely to gaming books and software. Their catalog is a compendium of gaming literature and an invaluable reference.

Pocket Aces
Maryann Guberman, who edited Lou Krieger's first book, Hold'em Excellence: From Beginner to Winner, writes an excellent series of poker vignettes that appear in CasinoGambling.com, a comprehensive gambling website from Las Vegas Review-Journal.

Did you ever wonder what the rules are for poker games like Anaconda, Suicide or Float Your Boar? If so then you'll enjoy this site. It has the rules for more than 120 poker variants. It's a great reference for your home games!

Poker Search
Links to virtually every poker site on the Internet along with a comprehensive listing of casinos and tournaments.

More Poker Links

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Casino Links

These are the casinos in the Los Angeles, California area where Lou Krieger plays on a regular basis. All of these casinos are 24/7 operations with Texas Hold-em and 7-card stud games available at a variety of betting limits. Other games are offered too.

Hollywood Park
Don't be misled by the emphasis on horse racing. The card casino at the track is one of Southern Calfironia's largest. Mike Caro's University is located at the casino along with a comprehensive bookstore.

Crystal Park Casino Hotel
Currently the only hotel casino in the Los Angeles area, Crystal Park is the site of ESCARGOT, an annual gathering of rec.gambling.poker participants organized by Lou Krieger.

The Bicycle Casino
The Bike has the lowest time charge for $10-$20, $15-$30 and $20-$40 games of all the Southern California casinos. Because of its design it is the quietest place to play locally.

Commerce Casino
The largest of all the Southern California casinos, Commerce is currently constructing a hotel adjacent to the casino.

Normandie Casino
The last remaining Gardena casino, it dates back to the days when Gardena was synonymous with poker in Southern California. Though smaller than the newer casinos, it has an ambiance all its own and is a nice place to play.

Hustler Casino
Owned by Larry Flynt, publisher of Hustler magazine, the Hustler Casino opened in June, 2000. It's located in Gardena a stone's throw from the Normandie.

Hawaiian Gardens Casino
One of the area's newest casinos, Hawaiian Gardens is nestled on the border of poker-dry Orange County.

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Personal Links of Interest

These links reflect some of Lou Krieger's non-poker interests. Enjoy exploring them and you may find a new interest.

William Butler Yeats

The Pleasures of William Butler Yeats by Katharena Eiermann

WB Yeats Society of New York


About.com Writers' Exchange
An excellent resource for those interested in writing.

The Writers Club on AOL (This link works for AOL members only. If you are not an AOL member, Lou invites you to try AOL for free by clicking the link below.)
Another excellent writer's resource.

Try AOL FREE!  500 Hours

Celtic Music

The home of Celtic music on the web.


The Los Angeles Kings (official website)
The Los Angeles Kings (unofficial fan site)

Books and Videos

In Association with Amazon.com

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Webmaster's Links

Lou Krieger Online is designed by Joanna Strohn, known among the rec.gambling.poker community as Jae the Poker Newbie. While relatively new to playing poker, Jae is a long-time Internet consultant and writer on topics as diverse as motorcycling and auto racing. Please enjoy visiting her websites:

DreamRunner.com - Personal home page and resume
PokerNewbie.com - Jae's tales about her poker adventures
Card Player Cruises - website designed by Joanna Strohn
About Auto Racing - Formula One, CART, IRL, NHRA and more

You can contact Jae at jae@pokernewbie.com. For technical issues regarding Lou Krieger Online, please write Jae at webmaster@loukrieger.com.

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