Posts Tagged ‘bourre’

If the Washington Wizards Owned This Book, Gilbert Arenas’ Life Would Be So Different Right Now

People are what make games fun. The jokes and reactions to turns of fortune build to humorous levels that at times are more memorable than any stakes that were won or lost....A Bourre' game is tailor made for such foolishness, maybe that's why it's so popular in South Lousiana....So gather up a half-dozen or so [...]

The Friday Limerick Review

This fall, when the staffer was struck
It seemed like some really bad luck
But now she is suing
For Metro's wrongdoing
And stands to make more than a buck
The crasher count climbed up to three
(The new guy is known in Mount P)
These folks are tenacious
But not all that gracious
I'm over it; can't we all be?
Most likely, it wasn't [...]

Learn About Bourré, the Game That Took Gilbert Arenas Down

It all started with a card game on whose rules no one can agree. In Mike Wise's landmark article in today's Washington Post, we learn that the roots of Gilbert Arenas' current woes were a not-so-friendly game of "boo-ray."
The Wizards' Javaris Crittenton, Wise writes, "already angry over a dispute over the game's rules, became irate [...]