Originally Posted by UHF
Play money games are unlike real money, you won't get the experience of knowing how and when and how much to bet. To anyone who thinks that poker is not really gambling because of the skill involved - your fooling yourselves. The only people who make significant money are pros who are paid to play and the organisers.
Even if you're right, you got to respect the guy. According to his blog, he dreams of making a living from poker. How many people share that same dream but are too cowardly to chase it? Even if he ends up living in a cardboard box once the trial is over, at least he can say he gave it a shot.