There's been a lot of talk about more rake being better, protecting the recreational players, and screwing over the Supernova players at PokerStars. It's finally time to hear the other side of the story.
Look, here's the thing. There's a lot of games where the rake is really high, and it keeps pros away. Because they're like "well we can't beat this." But overall, for the game, it's actually better because pros aren't playing!
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