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I think this is a fairly decent opening and you can fool many players this way with your queen if you're white.
It depends on the other player's rating I guess
Parham Attack, greatest opening ever.
to paulgottlieb. if you answer 2.qh5 with 2...nc6 white can play 3.bc4 forcing 3...g6, or 3.bb5 keeping you on the defensive. as for the gavinator refer to my last post about your qsfl.
This is a great opening. Anybody who says otherwise is truly a Patzer.
Fairly decent opening if you can find an opponent daft enough to play g6 you mean...
I played this in the Bongcloud Memorial last June vs. GM Vitaly Jerkov. He never saw it coming.
See? It can work :)
No this opening is great, you are all just so dull. It launches a powerful attack.
kgwkyle, i think you missed dannyrench's joke. he played GM vitaly JERKOV.unless the joke's on me and there really is a GM vitaly jerkov or your just playing along.
uhohspaghettio, you beat me to the punch but there should be bongcloud memorial. in negril, jamacia.
Well Nakamura thought it was good enough...
dude! i just tried this opening and it totally didn't work.
I looked at your recent games, you havent...
Some idiot played it against me in 7th grade. I had the bright idea to play Nc6 and was considered the biggest genius in the room for at least a few minutes there. Well worth it!
gavinator, you aren't nakamura. he played it twice in GM play to a draw both times, hardly a precedent.
wait, are my OTB games not showing up here? hmm.
Your most recent game was center counter defence
5/25/2015 - Mate or Queen
by MSC157 3 minutes ago
i feel bad for both UK and America chess
by Flechettes 6 minutes ago
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by xanthippes 17 minutes ago
Time to think!
by Mal_Smith 18 minutes ago
by Flechettes 21 minutes ago
What do you say one move from mating your opponent!
by egoole 21 minutes ago
The Cheating Shoe
by RetiFan 21 minutes ago
Beautiful games resulting from unsound openings.
by Ultraman81 23 minutes ago
ivanchuck missed mate in one with Viswanathan Anand 1994
by CutAyu212 26 minutes ago
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