Non-Breaking News: Doyle Brunson Still Living

by , May 18, 2008 | 4:04 pm

Doyle Brunson has not died — this according to his own blog, where he reports on his pre-WSOP vacation in Montana. Hmm, I wonder where he coulda heard such rumors — I know one of my generally reliable sources told me that was the story on 2+2 last week, but I could find nothing of the sort. While Pokerati has not independently confirmed the status of Brunson’s vitals, we’ll take his electronic word for it for now. Developing …

UPDATE: Pauly is still alive, too.

4 Comments to “Non-Breaking News: Doyle Brunson Still Living”

  1. Kevin Mathers

    The reason why you don’t see a post on 2+2 is that I deleted the post, then permabanned the person who decided to post the rumor. I’m certain the poker community won’t miss that poster.

  2. DanM

    I didn’t realize you were so powerful, Kmath. I guess next time I will check with you before Brunson’s peeps.

  3. Karridy

    There’s a lesson to be learned here, Dan. If Brunson *had* actually died, you wouldn’t be ready with the insta-post. You should take a page CNN who has obituary/tribute pages standing by for some of the more notable and mortally delicate celebrities.

  4. pkrporcupine

    And if you would have checked the rest of your msgs dan, you would have gotten the one from me telling you that I spoke to kevmath. Of course he told me the same thing, just much sooner……hint hint