So went Satan forth from the presence of the Lord, and smote
Job with sore boils from the sole of his foot unto his crown.
-- Job 2:7
LAS VEGAS -- I arrived here June 3 to play in my ninth consecutive World Series of Poker. Since my nearsighted-pig-finds-a-truffle experience of finishing fifth in the first poker tournament I ever played -- which happened to be the $10,000 no-limit hold 'em WSOP Main Event in 2000 -- I'd had bad years and good years out here, including two more final tables, ...