New Poker TV Show Launched by Montel Williams
January 28 - The International Team Poker League, hosted by C-list celebrity Montel Williams, will be launched in November and combine online poker playing with television viewing. Televised poker may well have just "jumped the shark"…
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- MANIAC - A player who bets, raises and reraises without regard to the quality of his hand. Most often found in flop games.
- OUT -  A card that will improve your hand, often substantially. A hand with many OUTS is preferable to a hand with only 1 or 2.  Folded, ineligible to bet or win this hand. "I'm out" is often a synonym for "I fold".
- MITES AND LICE - A hand consisting of two pair, threes over twos.
- POCKET PAIR - Generic Hold'em term for 2 hole cards of the same rank.
- LATE POSITION - For a particular betting round, a player who does not have to act until most of the other players have acted.
- ONE-EYED - The jack of hearts, jack of spades or king of diamonds. So named because the characters are drawn in profile, thus showing only one eye.