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Does Katy Perry Play Chess?

Pop star Katy Perry is so famous that even I have heard of her. This is no mean achievement since I pretty much stopped listening to chart music circa 1992 Wink.

Since Ms. Perry is extremely famous I have to assume that the first picture at this link is noteworthy and worth sharing, especially as it follows on nicely from my last blog about chess-playing Prada models! Cool

More evidence of the 'cool' image of modern chess. Hopefully someone, maybe AGON, can eventually capitalise on the positive vibes around the royal game.

 

Picture: Wikipedia. H/T Malcolm Pein on Twitter.

Comments


  • 24 months ago

    ShaPelayo

    Just by the way she's holding that piece you can tell she has not played in her life!

  • 24 months ago

    checkmmm8

    No one playing chess has that expression, she looks like an idiot ahhaha!! And by no coincidence this steaming pile of $%"£ some people call an article was published by 'The Sun'. Lolz all around!

  • 24 months ago

    Czechman

    Zzzzzzzzzzzzzz

  • 24 months ago

    WestofHollywood

    Oh god Katy Perry is so cool! Her coolness and positive vibes want me to play more chess now! Thank you Son of Perry for inspiring me with a modern cool musical genius! 

  • 24 months ago

    finalunpurez

    I cant imagine a superstar playing chess during their free time. Its IMPOSSIBLE!!!!

  • 24 months ago

    Caliphigia

    Who?

  • 24 months ago

    kingspasski

    And theres me thinking we only get an oooh with typhoo lol Cool

  • 24 months ago

    mobidi

    OK-not only with music (Filidor),but with big money too (Kolish).Katy is very nice girl-and i see -she is PLAYER (i have not very bad INTUITION)-she can be dangerous opponent in chessWink.Only few persons in the World knows ,what really chess are (maybe about 3-5 persons).This number is stabil-strange secret of Game.

  • 24 months ago

    TonyH

    Actually music , chess and math are coorelated, brain wise at least.   skill in each is strongly based on pattern recognition. (note the are similar brain wise but skill in 1 does not mean skill in another) They are also the only 3 areas where there are prodigies. (kids of a young age able able to compete at the same level as adults)

  • 24 months ago

    EyeKnows

    there's a pic of katy perry and people are talking about chess?

    excuse me for about five minutes..

  • 24 months ago

    mobidi

    I think -she can to play chess,and can to play strong.I always see STRONG PLAYERS-she is good.Maybe she can to be better in chess than in MUSIC...

  • 24 months ago

    Samsch

    @alexlaw: lolololol, +1

  • 24 months ago

    WanderingWinder

    So, she is obviously not playing chess, BUT...

    isn't it encouraging that she wants to LOOK like she is?

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