All in the Flop Buddy

word type: poker slang

  1. 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.