As I watched the WSOP on slothoki , I caught a commercial for the Mighty River Poker League. It’s a Louisiana based poker club that promises to send someone to the 2005 WSOP.
Of course, I had to check it out. It turns out there’s a Baton Rouge league and a Lafayette league. You pay a membership fee ($50) and monthly dues ($15) to enter and receive 5000 points. You use those points to enter tournaments and the top 200 points winners at the end of the season get to play in a tournament for one seat in the 2005 WSOP.
I think it’s a brilliant idea. Each tournament also has a separate prize pool for those who Joo bonus want to play for money as well (extra $25 entry fee, and 100% of entry fees are paid back out).
That’s all the good news. The bad news is that …