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

Chris Moneymaker: From Degen Gambler to Taking Minimal Risks

This year marks 15 years since Chris Moneymaker won $2.5 million in the WSOP Main Event after earning a seat to the big dance via an online satellite at PokerStars.

Live Poker Events, 1 year ago

Second Annual Underwater Poker Tournament Scheduled This Summer

A handful of poker players will be playing among reals sharks and fish - literally - at the 2nd Annual Lady Luck Underwater Poker Tournament

Poker Players Alliance Shutdown Looms Without More Donations

Failure to receive $25K in donations "by the end of March" could force the grassroots organization into the muck of online poker history.

Online Poker , 1 year ago

Party Poker $10 Million Progressive KO Series a Real Knockout

Players who enjoy bounty tournaments where your bankroll gets a boost every time you send a player to the rail will be in heaven from Feb. 25 to March 4.

Phil Hellmuth Signs With YouStake as Ambassador and Advisor

Poker's all-time WSOP champ has partnered with YouStake, lending his name to the relaunched backing platform

Live Poker Events, 1 year ago

Loni Harwood Wins 4th WSOP Circuit Ring

Seat 7 at the final table, 7th in chips, and a stack of 77,000 had a nice ring to it for Loni Harwood.

Live Poker Events, 1 year ago

Party Poker Announces MILLIONS Grand Final Barcelona €23M GTD

The first ever MILLIONS Grand Final Barcelona is set for April 7-15 and features a record-setting €23,000,000 in guaranteed prize money over nine events.

Poker Dealer Stacks Deck For Friend to Win Bad Beat Jackpot

Poker dealer and his alleged accomplice were arrested on theft charges after attempting to rig a poker game in order to collect the payout on a $166,471 Bad Beat Jackpot.

World Poker Tour and Zynga Poker Become Partners

WPT and Zynga Poker have entered into a multi-year partnership that will allow social poker players to compete in WPT-styled tournaments.

Online Poker , 1 year ago

Online Poker Weekend Recap: Sunday Million 4-Way Chop

Persistence paid off for longtime PokerStars grinder '12u55,' who topped a field of 6,369 entries to take home $129,761 in the Sunday Million.

Poker Pros Angry That Annie Duke Gets Mainstream Coverage

With the release of her new book, Annie Duke is getting attention from mainstream media outlets, which has riled up a number of poker pros.

Seminole Hard Rock Tampa Poker Room Robbery Suspect Arrested

The suspected armed robber of a Florida poker room made it across state lines before authorities caught up with him and made an arrest without incident.

Poker Players Alliance Exec John Pappas Steps Down, Hands Baton to Rich Muny

After more than a decade of serving as executive director of the PPA, John Pappas will exit that position at the end of this month.

Dan Bilzerian Sick and Tired of #MeToo Movement

A recent tweet by Instagram playboy Dan Bilzerian let his hordes of social media followers know his true feelings about the #MeToo movement.

Party Poker Forms New Team Online

On the heels of announcing Philipp Gruissem and Ike Haxton as Team Pros, Party Poker has also formed a new Team Online of patch-wearing professional players.