Passion Archives - Ed Carcarey

All In

1.08.2017
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Texas Hold’em Poker has become a huge success and for the last 10 years, it has been broadcast on TV. The game is exciting because there are no limits and players can go All In at any time with any hand.

The best players in the world will tell you that it’s never about the hand you’re dealt but about the people you are playing against!

They say that having a hand of a 7 and 2 is the worst statistical starting point in the game.  That means you have the least chance to win […]

Office Whiner

18.07.2017
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“The credit belongs to those people who are actually in the arena…who know the great enthusiasms, the great devotions to a worthy cause; who, at best, know the triumph of high achievement; and who, at worst, fail while daring greatly, so that their place shall never be with those cold and timid souls who know neither victory nor defeat.” — Theodore Roosevelt

 

Teddy Roosevelt was a Rock Star! Whenever I need a pick me up or a good kick in the butt I will read some of his quotes and exploits.

 

I can guarantee you this […]

World Champion

11.07.2017
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“I hated every early morning exercise but I loved being World Champion.” Ali

Everyday approximately 115,000,000 of the 160,000,000 people working in the United States goes to work whining, complaining, kicking and scratching! That leaves 45,000,000 people who are producing 80% of the Countries wealth, production, and results.
Mohamed Ali hated having to get up every day before dawn to do things he hated to do. He sounds just like the rest of us except for the fact that he attacked what he hated with Passion every day.
Seventy Percent of our […]

Marinated Brain

7.06.2017
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My friend challenged me to a Tri Tip (A special cut of meat that Santa Maria is known for) BBQ challenge! Not lacking in confidence, I agreed and upped the ante by adding a prize to the winner.

The day of the challenge I watched in amusement how he had marinated the meat in wine and other spices. I made fun of him in his rubber gloves as he tenderly turned the meat over an oak fire and treated it like a new born.

My style of a BBQ was a gas grill because wood is way too […]

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