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    • Cowards

      So tired of people who abort a game before it starts or those who only rematch when they win.  Have mentioned this in the past but Chess.com really needs to do something about people who let the clock run down when they know they will lose.  In ... | Read More

      • TSMITH57
      • | Oct 17, 2013
      • | 685 views
      • | 2 comments
    • Blocking members

      Blocking everyone now who aborts a game before it starts or who will not rematch win, lose or draw, or the worst... those who let the clock run down when they have lost.. Would hope other  members will do the same so that idiots only have other i... | Read More

      • TSMITH57
      • | Jul 6, 2013
      • | 745 views
      • | 6 comments
    • 2 min reconnect.

      Is anyone else annoyed by people who disconnect in a 3 min game and Chess.com gives them two mins to reconnect????????   Silly me.   Still blocking members who disconnect on me. | Read More

      • TSMITH57
      • | Jun 24, 2013
      • | 530 views
      • | 1 comment
    • THE WAIT

      question?????  Are people playing head games when they open with white and don't move right away. I ask this because the moment I type move they disconnect. Don't get it..... and I'm not talking about normal lag in connection. | Read More

      • TSMITH57
      • | Apr 13, 2012
      • | 538 views
      • | 2 comments
    • MERRY CHRISTMAS

      MERRY CHRISTMAS TO ALL MY FELLOW CHESS PLAYERS AND HAPPY NEW YEAR. | Read More

      • TSMITH57
      • | Dec 22, 2011
      • | 671 views
      • | 2 comments
    • PEARL HARBOR

      Please remember Pearl Harbor today and pray for the men and women serving our country..Semper Fi to my Marine Corp brothers and sisters. | Read More

      • TSMITH57
      • | Dec 7, 2011
      • | 406 views
      • | 1 comment
    • THE REMATCH

      Love people who offer a rematch when they win and refuse when they lose...just thinking out loud. Or how about higher ranked players who won't play a lower ranked player like it's beneath them....Have set my settings at times to 1-2700...and have ... | Read More

      • TSMITH57
      • | Apr 19, 2011
      • | 668 views
      • | 2 comments
    • New Trophies

      New trophies are ugly and old ones are silly... I'm sure Chess.com can do much better...Over 10,000 games so far and only 1 trophy. Just saying.............I like to give the better trophies out plus a good game pat on the back...this is a site to... | Read More

      • TSMITH57
      • | Feb 11, 2011
      • | 436 views
      • | 0 comments
    • clock cheating

      Is it possible to cheat using the clock? See lots of comments from other players saying so and so cheats with clock.... have also seen problems in my own games enough to ask this question.. I know about lag so thats not the answer. Have played gam... | Read More

      • TSMITH57
      • | Feb 2, 2011
      • | 1618 views
      • | 4 comments
    • TROPHIES

      I know how to give fun trophies but how do you give GAME trophies????????????? HAPPY NEW YEAR.............TO EVERYONE.. even those who disconnect. | Read More

      • TSMITH57
      • | Dec 30, 2010
      • | 583 views
      • | 3 comments