Massive Online Poker Cheating Scandal Uncovered http://tech.yahoo.com/blogs/null/53599 And here I thought I just really sucked at 'holdem... Be sure to follow the link to the NY Times article at the bottom. Here's a partial quote: "So the poker detectives turned their attention to this observer. They traced the observer's IP address and account name to the same set of servers that host Absolute Poker, and also, apparently, to a particular individual named Scott Tom, who seems to be a part-owner of Absolute Poker! If all of this is correct, it shows exactly how the cheating would have transpired: an insider at the Web site had real-time access to all of the hole cards (it is not hard to believe that this capability would exist) and was relaying this information to an outside accomplice." What a prick (if true).