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    • Trick or Treat, Give Me Something Good To Eat!

      A Dark and Stormy Night! ©                             by                   Denverhigh       It's a dark, gloomy, stormy night in October. I'm almosralone at home. I walk casually and deliberately... | Read More

      • DENVERHIGH
      • | Oct 30, 2014
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      • | 8 comments
    • Robin Williams and I, each bought a Computer

      When I was buying my first computer, a man wearing whatd looked like a farmers outfit. It looked like he had been working in the garden. He was wearing a dirty tan hat. He was also looking at the same computer I was looking at.         ... | Read More

      • DENVERHIGH
      • | Aug 14, 2014
      • | 367 views
      • | 5 comments
    • "A Threat Is Stronger Than The Execution." Aron Nimzowitsch.

        From Chess Panorama (Radnor, 1975), W. Lombardy and D. Daniels: Playing in a tournament Nimzowitsch'S opponent took out a cigarette case and put it on the chess table. Nimsowitsch hated cigarette smoke so he called the director and filed... | Read More

      • DENVERHIGH
      • | Jan 9, 2014
      • | 716 views
      • | 5 comments
    • Chess A NEW CARD GAME OF CHANCE

      Hey. I have a card chess game and it makes chess a game of chance. It was invented by a chess player in Santa Rosa, Ca. 37 years ago. It has a current pattent. I have played it with my grandchildren and two of my grown sons and it is actually ... | Read More

      • DENVERHIGH
      • | Jun 26, 2011
      • | 2215 views
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    • Olde 73 plays young 7 year old.

      Today I dropped in on my son at his home, with a 100 piece puzzle. It was of a white bunny, My grandaughter and grandson were there and I didn't take the cover of the puzzle in with me, so they could not see what it would be. Soon we were done... | Read More

      • DENVERHIGH
      • | May 1, 2011
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    • 73 Year Old Chess Player

      Hey. My birthday is today Tuesday Dec 14th, 2010. So what are you guys going to buy me or give me as a present?   How about a chocolate birthday cake? Nothing is what you will give me! You don't even bother to give me a birthday comment. So wh... | Read More

      • DENVERHIGH
      • | Dec 10, 2010
      • | 1120 views
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    • Chess in Movies

      Here is a rundown of some of the movies that have chess. Of course I have my own favorite choices and the worst one. I love Searching for Bobby Fischer! Since it all about chess and family. I have two, a VHS and a DVD copies. I have two of Jo... | Read More

      • DENVERHIGH
      • | Dec 8, 2010
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    • What is chess? . . .

      Chess is the art of Analysis! --Mikhail Botvinnik Soviet GM / World Champion . . . . Chess is imagination  --David Bronstein Soviet GM . . . . Wenn ihr's nicht fuhlt, ihr werdet's nich nerjagen. If you don't feel it, you'll never get i... | Read More

      • DENVERHIGH
      • | Nov 21, 2010
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    • A Thousand and One Knights . . .

      . . . . . . . then she brought the chess-board and she played with him . . . . Sharrkan instead of looking at her moves, kept gazing at her fair mouth, and puting a Knight in place of Elephant, and Elephant in place of a Knight. She laughed an... | Read More

      • DENVERHIGH
      • | Nov 18, 2010
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    • So You Want to Play Me? . . . For I am Death! . . .

                      Knight: "You play chess, don't you?"     Death: "How do you know that?"                 Knight: "I have seen it in paintings and heard it sung in ballads."             ... | Read More

      • DENVERHIGH
      • | Nov 17, 2010
      • | 709 views
      • | 1 comment