“In relating the Nimzowitsch'S anti-smoking anecdote on pages 104-105 of the book,
Chess Panorama (Radnor, 1975), W. Lombardy and D. Daniels presented the punch-line as follows:
In this situation Nimzowitsch'S opponent took out a cigarette ... | Read More
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
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
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
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
Chess is the art of Analysis!
Soviet GM / World Champion
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Chess is imagination
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Wenn ihr's nicht fuhlt,
ihr werdet's nich nerjagen.
If you don't feel it, you'll never get i... | Read More
MY move is
1. Pe4 . . .
What is yours?
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. . . . . . . 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
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."
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A Dark and Stormy Night!
It's a dark, gloomy, stormy night in October. I am alone at home. I walk very deliberately to the kitchen and pull two large Forschner German stainless steel knives out of the wood... | Read More