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Death of Layne Flack Connected to Chip Reese

Back in 2007, Chip Reese, who was widely believed to be the greatest cash game player in poker history, passed away. Reese was born the same year that Binion’s Horseshoe opened.

"Reese" = 52 (English Ordinal)

There are 52 cards in a standard deck. As mentioned in my first post, Layne Flack died at the age of 52 prior to the 52nd edition of the World Series of Poker. The number Fifty-two has Ordinal gematria of 124.

"Fifty-two" = 124 (English Ordinal)

Chip Reese died on December 4th, written 12/4.

Fifty-two cards in a deck and Chip both = 216

Chip died a span of exactly 216 months (or exactly 18 years) after Benny Binion:

Chip = 18, Layne Flack = 180

18 × 18 = 324

"Fifty-two cards in a deck" = 324 (Reverse Ordinal)

Chip Reese was 56 years old when he died.

"Layne Flack" = 506 (Jewish)


The phrase Poker sacrifice sums to 138, a number also found in Professional poker player.

"Poker sacrifice" = 138 (English Ordinal)

"Professional poker player" = 138 (Single Reduction)

"Rapid City" = 138 (Reverse Ordinal)

Layne’s death fell 138 days before the next Total Solar Eclipse:

Layne was born in Rapid City on the 138th day of the year, which leaves 227 days on the calendar:

In Hebrew, the phrase for total eclipse sums to 227:

The Professional poker player was 2722 weeks old:

"Professional poker player" = 1722 (English Extended)

"WSOP" = 722 (Trigonal)

Chip Reese, whose real name was David Edward Reese, died in December 2007, or12/2007.

"David Edward Reese" = 1227 (English Extended)

Layne died 227 days after the anniversary of Reese’s death:

"Reese" = 227 (Satanic)

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