Charles Rettmuller

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Joined PokerTube June 2014

Charles is a Chicago native and long time poker player who dusted off his journalism degree and began writing about poker following the events of Black Friday in 2011.

He has written for a number of leading poker websites, offering his insights and expertise on subjects ranging from online poker legislative efforts in the U.S. to poker vlogger reviews.

Articles by Charles Rettmuller

Genting Casino Ship "World Dream" Readies For Maiden Voyage in Asian Waters

The maiden journey aboard the 18-story World Dream ocean liner that weighs in at 151,000 tons will take place Nov. 17, departing from Hong Kong.

Trump and Adelson on Forbes' List of "100 Greatest Living Business Minds"

Both men made fortunes from casino gambling, and both continue to have a tremendous impact on our everyday lives.

Online Poker , 2 months ago

Lex Veldhuis Wins $42K and Smashes His Own Twitch Records

PokerStars Online Team Pro Lex Veldhuis broke some personal records when 15,000 pairs of eyeballs tuned into his channel.

Online Poker , 2 months ago

Party Poker Boosts Guarantee of Popular Title Fight Event to $500,000

Party Poker announced that its weekly "Title Fight" tournament will be double the pleasure with the guarantee boosted from $250,000 to $500,000 starting October 1.

Business & Industry, 2 months ago

MGM and Tribes at Odds Over Proposed New Casino in Connecticut

A plan announced by MGM Resorts International to build a new casino in Bridgeport, Connecticut has two Indian tribes crying foul.

Live Poker Events, 2 months ago

King of the Hill II in October to Feature Hellmuth, Busquet, Deeb and Talbot

The success of the inaugural "King of the Hill" competition in August has prompted Poker Night in America to do it all over again this October in a King of the Hill II.

Kevin Hart Scandal Another Blow to PokerStars' Image

It's not much fun when you hurt your wife and kids by being caught on tape in a compromising position with another woman.

Warning Signs That It’s Time to Cashout From a Poker Site, Or is it Too Late?

Let's face it, online poker sites are not the safest place to keep your money.

UK's First Multi-Millionaire Lottery Winner Dead From "Good Living"

A £17.9 million windfall in the National Lottery in 1994 allowed Mukhtar Mohidin to enjoy a fast lifestyle as a gambler and playboy for more than two decades.

Business & Industry, 3 months ago

Online Poker in Australia Given New Life as Government Considers Reforms

The death knell that sounded the end for online poker in Australia has stopped ringing as the Aussie government has apparently changed its tune.

Live Poker Events, 3 months ago

Inaugural "Poker is Fun Tour" Event Deemed a Success

The first ever events of the PIFT are in the books, with Peixin Liu emerging as champion of the $450 buy-in tournament, while event #2 went to Cody Torke.

Online Poker , 3 months ago

Absolute Poker Claims Process to Review Disputed Petitions Next

The deadline for filing petitions (Sept. 7) has come and gone and that the claims administrator will next tackle player petitions with disputed account balances.

Online Poker , 3 months ago

Virtue Poker Adds Brian Rast and Dan Colman as Advisors

A projected launch date more than a year away in late 2018 hasn't stopped Virtue Poker from lining up two of the world's top poker pros as advisors.

Indian Poker Pros Play Videos in Court to Prove Game of Skill Issue

An India High Court judge surprised many onlookers in a Gujarat courtroom with his unprecedented decision to allow two pros to explain the skill factor of the game.

Online Poker , 3 months ago

Launch of "Party Poker Ladies" Highlighted by Ladies Only Online Event

Party Poker has a brand new project aimed at attracting more women to the game of poker by forming ladies only social media accounts tied in with poker tournaments.