Watching the Colts punt reminded me of how I played this opening.… More The Indianapolis Colts Punt Formation Opening
In chess, space is nice—except when it’s not.
I (hope I) learned a lot about space from the following inputs.
Slater (2140) – Schoch (2303)… More Sixth position
Apparently the first serious league chess game I ever played was versus one Mike Hellebusch of Covington Catholic HS.
I was on board 3 for Highlands HS, the Fighting Bluebirds. Age: 14.… More Scene: Greater Cincinnati HS Chess League, Fall of 1981
Doh. There are a several.… More All the times I missed Nxf7 (aka I can see Matt Phelps rolling his eyes in disdain)
Like me, link me
Tweet me, Digg me
Favorite me, fan me
Poke me, spam me… More Barry White could have made this work somehow
Eureka! Years ago I noted that Bizarre Foods TV host Andrew Zimmern can eat almost anything. Almost. But not durian, fried mullet roe, or tofu from the House of Unique Stink. (That post lives on and on. It’s been viewed hundreds of times this year, though it was written seven years ago.) But tonight …… More The fourth thing I’ve seen Andrew Zimmern spit out
This one here is me losing $200 or so :)
Last round, 1st board, a Mechanics Institute G/45.… More Fifth position