All in the Flop Buddy
word type: poker slang
- Not in the sense that you go "allin on the flop" but rather that the two cards you start with in Hold 'Em don't matter, since any flop can create a monster hand.
Not Really All in the Flop, Buddy
A fixture on the New York poker scene, the gambler known as "Alfonse" would rotate a handful of colorful expressions by way of taunting his opponents, this being the most famous.
However, his philosophy on preflop starting standards did not usually bear fruit.