We are now at the roll your own portion of
Skinny Minnie. Each of us is going to roll
his or her first card. Before we do that,
I want to remind you that this game is played
high/low. So it’s possible that at the end
of the hand, we’ll have to chop the pot. Half
for the person who won the high hand, half
for the person who won the low. If the low
hand happens to be a flush or a straight or
a straight flush or something like that, that
person can also take the high and the low.
There we go. So we each roll our first card.
And remember this type of game has some salesmanship
to it. Each of us rolls a high club as it
turns out. I have shown the King of clubs.
To my left is the Ace of clubs. You have shown
the 10 of clubs and to your left is the Queen
of clubs. Now there is a betting round. I
am going to go ahead and submit that since
this has happened, we’ve all rolled a high
club, we’re going to check around. Because
each of us now knows that the gig is up, as
they say, with selling a very good hand like