Terms used to summarize a story told on poker forums, usually written after the story to serve as cliff notes
. The explanation following the word Brag is usually the highlight of the story. Conversely, the "Beat" is the lowpoint of the story. The "Variance
" response is usually an unexpected, or unintended, occurrence. Made popular on 2p2.
Example: Brag: Went to Vegas, met some pro poker players.
Beat: Lost a lot of money playing poker with them.
Variance: They know who I am now, but it's because I lost so much money.
Created by frosst
on 22 Jul, 2009