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Hm...nice thoughts, bad grammar...
Chess: Is it a game, a challenge, a point of pride? The internet allows players from all over the world to play; all skill levels, styles, and intents. Your reason for playing may be different than my own; however, the important point is this: We should not allow a defeat, or victory, to spoil the love of the game by fostering ill will. This is a game we love, enjoy, and support. We should learn and encourage one another - onward and upward. Take a lesson from professional sports: Once money, fame and pride dominated, the sport suffered. Let's not let that happen here.
Sorry about that, got distracted from proofreading an essay. I think this is a great point, but do not currently see chess facing a downward spiral. Chess doesn't face the same problems as other sports, so our main issue to worry about is cheating. As long a security keeps up with technology, chess should remain a great sport. Of course, sportsmanship goes hand in hand with this, but it has shown no decline. Even Alekhine once shouted, "How could I lose to this idiot!"
The Conditional Move: Please use it.
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Is there any chance that a 1300 rated player can beat a 2700 rated player?
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I'm starting a YouTube channel
by InfiniteFlash a few minutes ago
When opponents don't grant you a 2nd game
On Line Turn Based Cheating
by kaynight 4 minutes ago
Are you supposed to accept a rematch offer on live chess?
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5/30/2015 - Full Out Assault
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Why is Stockfish making this obviously bad move?
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Post your favorite plastic chess sets(not for snobists)
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Only 28% of Chess.com Members can solve this on the first try
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