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Chris Sparks Has Gone Hollywood;

it’s a Good Thing

by Craig Tapscott |  Published: Apr 29, 2011

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At first glance, you might think Chris Sparks is living the good life. He is one of the most successful online high-stakes cash-game grinders in the game today. Each day, he wakes up in a five-bedroom mansion to a panoramic view from high atop the hills overlooking Los Angeles. And let’s not forget that he’s pretty smart, too. You have to be to graduate from Ohio State University with degrees in marketing and psychology, while simultaneously holding down a job selling advertising for the school newspaper. So, take a second look; Sparks’ life is not good, it’s actually a dream come true. “When I look at the view from our house, I realize that it’s a rare opportunity for myself and my roommates,” said Sparks. “The outrageous monthly rent that we pay is an investment that’s been paid back tenfold in my life. I play better. I’m more motivated at ...


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