Poker’s Autistic Superstar on Winning at Cards and Life

From a Washington Post story by Rick Maese headlined “How to win at cards and life, according to poker’s autistic superstar”:

1. Push your limits

In recent weeks, Dan Cates, widely regarded as one of the best poker players alive, has found himself with a travel itinerary ripped from a spy novel or a video game: He explored temples in Cambodia, learned about Hindu gods in India, toured the largest mosque in Abu Dhabi, hiked through ruins in Guatemala and contemplated heaven and hell at a Buddhist pagoda in Vietnam.