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Daily 3-Bet: Hellmuth Vanity, Trickett Hosed, Monaco Piss-Take
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Today in the 3-Bet we find the ever-growing vanity of Phil Hellmuth reaching new heights, Sam Trickett getting tossed over his salad order at the EPT Grand Final and a literal piss-take in Monaco taking toilet humor to the next level.
1) Hellmuth Struggling on # for Vanity Plate
So, it’s really no surprise Phil Hellmuth’s vanity runs over into, well, vanity plates.
Already the proud owner of the “PKRBRAT” plate in Nevada, Hellmuth now has eyes on flaunting his WSOP bracelet total to anyone stuck in traffic behind him on the PCH.
Never missing an opportunity to one-up his own vanity, Hellmuth also found a way to take it to new heights all in two tweets:
I ordered POKER13 license plate: was told would take 2 months, I said, "I'm sure hoping to change to POKER14 POKER15 or POKER16 by then!"— phil_hellmuth (@phil_hellmuth) May 8, 2013
2) Trickett Tossed Over Monte Carlo “Salad”
We know first-hand that Monaco is an expensive place to play/cover a poker tournament (more than a few €22 Jack and Cokes can attest to that), but Sam Trickett’s experience today might be one of the most bizarre we've heard of:
Trying my best to eat healthy but when u order a salad at the Monte Carlo Bay and get this its very difficult.€8 btw twitter.com/Samtrickett1/s…— Sam Trickett (@Samtrickett1) May 8, 2013
We said we didn't want to pay for the salad.3 members of staff came out and told us that this bowl of lettuce was a salad & the we must pay— Sam Trickett (@Samtrickett1) May 8, 2013
...because the chef had prepared it! Literally can't stop laughing— Sam Trickett (@Samtrickett1) May 8, 2013
Literally a bowl of brown lettuce,not one other ingredient,haha! So funny,really ticked me....— Sam Trickett (@Samtrickett1) May 8, 2013
3) Monte Carlo Toilet Literal Piss-Take
Speaking of ludicrous things you can be awestruck by in Monaco, this self-cleaning toilet seat in the Monte Carlo casino has been worthy of more than a few inside jokes among poker players: