Bracket Notes: Wanda & Tate Win The "Early Bird Special" Tournament. Wanda & Tate from the No Jokers Bid Whist Club Of New Orleans won all 3 games in the Preliminary Rounds. They then swept through the "Sweet 16 Playoffs" to take 1st Place the "Early Bird Special" Tournament. The event was part of the Bicycle Playing Cards Grand Prix Bid Whist Weekend held at the DoubleTree Hotel in New Orleans on March 13, 2004. The No Jokers club were excellent hosts throughout the weekend. Congratulations to Wanda & Tate.