TGR - "In the era of MySpace and Facebook being used as online tools to network with, it's no surprise that a cluster of gamers in Hollywood have found a new way to network. It appears that big business deals as well as curbstomps have been performed all on a special night affectionately dubbed 'Nerd Poker.' What all does this 'Nerd Poker' entail, exactly?
It's simple -- gather all your business associates for a game of Gears of War or whatever the game of choice is. It's quickly becoming a huge hit with all kinds of different groups who want to get together and talk business, gossip, or just spend time together. Even church groups are getting in on the action and holding their own Xbox Live nights."