Keeping the British End Up - Sir Roger Moore obituary

It is with great sadness that the global James Bond fan community has learned of the death of Sir Roger Moore at his home in Switzerland at the age of 89.

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Turnbull & Asser - Bond Lifestyle Made In Britain

James Bond, the ultimate British Secret Agent, is known for his good taste. Agent 007 saves the world in British tailor made suits and shirts, drives and destroys British luxury cars and superyachts where ever he goes, and calms down at the end of a long day in the field with a shot of Scotch whisky in a British crystal tumbler.

 

In part two of "Texas Hold'em," we discussed the specifics of Texas Hold'em poker,

 

In part one of 'Texas hold'em', we discussed the basics of poker, the winning poker

 

Bond isn't always crashing cars, dodging bullets, saving the world, or servicing the ladies. He does everyday stuff also, just like we all do.

 

I am sure, that many of you have enjoyed the remote and beautiful island in many of the scenes of The Man With The Golden Gun.

 

advertorial - Other than the rules of the game itself, there are very few rules in online poker - since you are playing by yourself on your own computer, you can pretty much do and behave however you want.

 

In the last decade, Texas Hold’em poker has grown in popularity. Grandfathers and grandsons alike appear to be playing on the same table. Even James Bond himself plays the game.

 

Wheels, wardrobe, Walther, women.

 

Enjoying the physical thrills of the Bond lifestyle.

 

To dress like James Bond is to dress with absolute timeless style. From the Antony Sinclair (Ian Fleming's Savile Row tailor) days of Dr.

 

Marq Riley finds more than a quantum of solace at the mesmerizing new Elixir Spa 007.

 

As of this writing, Roger Moore is over 80, and Sean Connery is 78. Unlike the cinema Bond, whose look forever hovers somewhere in the late 30s, real agents get older.

 

In the fierce Texas Hold'em game in Casino Royale, James Bond looks down on a board showing As Ah 8s 6s 4s.

 

What makes Bond, James Bond... Is it his charm? Is it his cunning skill at outwitting his enemies? The way he has with women?

 

People have always been interested in James Bond's style, but Casino Royale took many people by surprise, myself included.

 

In China it's the Year of the Rat and the forthcoming Olympics - but in Britain, quiet commemorations of another kind are going on in honour of one of Britain's finest exports - the fictional spy, James Bond - aka, 007

 

The subject of Bonds personal firearms has in the past become a heated debate, much akin to the ongoing Omega/Rolex debacle. Everyone has their favourites, be it iconic, practical, real or looks alone.

 

"The scent and smoke and sweat of a casino are nauseating at three in the morning.

 

While it's great to be able to get away for a few weeks and play Bond in luxurious exotic locations, it's not always possible to do so.

 

For those who wish to be more like Bond, what better source of advice than that of his "own" which we find in the Ian Fleming books?

 

Intense training causes a lot of stress on the body and dependent upon your physical condition you may require a fair few more calories a day but it is important where you get those calories from.

 

So, the real Bond workout?

 

After the release of Casino Royale many people we wondering what type of training Daniel Craig (DC) had done to get into shape for the part of 007. People looked at his physique and thought 'I want to do what he did'.