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Viewers Tune in for Poker TV

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Viewers Tune in for Poker TV

Viewers Tune in for Poker TV

Viewers Tune in for Poker TV

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NPR's Robert Siegel talks with professional poker player Barry Shulman about the surge of poker programs on television. ESPN, Fox Sports, the Travel Channel and Bravo all broadcast poker shows. Shulman says the development of new tiny cameras as well as the increasing popularity of poker across the country have led to the poker shows being produced.