Poker pro nicknames for playing cards

Professional poker players have developed their own lingo to identify the face cards in the deck. Veteran card sharps recognize each other by their knowledge of these nicknames:

Jack of clubs:  Strawberry Pez
Queen of clubs:  Mrs. Hemingway
King of clubs:  Rocket Man

Jack of hearts:  Doper Dude
Queen of hearts:  Olive Oyl
King of hearts:  Satchmo

Jack of spades:  Popsicle Jones
Queen of spades:  Lady Sputnik
King of spades:  Dullsville

Jack of diamonds:  Eyepoker
Queen of diamonds:  Liz Taylor
King of diamonds:  Street Weasel

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