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I have resigned myself to my addiction to playing through every game of chess.
That is the way it should be-I cannot understand why you would not finish a game
I'm glad you resigned yourself to not resigning. It would have been confusing if you had said you were not resigned to resigning instead. Myself, I'm not yet resigned to not resigning. Call me a not resigned non-resigner.
Actually, I was thinking of the five million games in my database. I want to play through every one from Greco to Magnus.
I would pick quality before quantity. I don't even want to imagine how long it will take to play through them and actually think about the moves.At least that is why I just pick a few random big names from chess history and call them my favourites:)
I think that if I devote 60-70 hours per week, I can finish all games through 2012 by 2056 or thereabouts.
That's some serious OCD, Ziryab :-)
I play through them very fast.
You have less than 2 minutes per game. I think you'll get some serious RSI.
(Also, I didn't notice at first that you 'only' meant 5 million games.)
Even if down in material or in a lost position it makes sense to play on. After all aren't we playing the game to find the best moves? It is good practice to solve every problem we come across, especially in the most challenging positions. We may even win a few games too !
You might consider passing on the under 10 years of age championships.
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Is Ben Finegold as big a jerk as he seems in his videos?
by fischerman_bob 6 minutes ago
What is favorite size chess set:3.75", 4" or 4.4" Kings?
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Remove chess piece value
by agrix 11 minutes ago
Up 20 points of material
by ArchdukeShrimp 13 minutes ago
why is ruy lopez considered the strongest
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by brotherabdullah 20 minutes ago
I offer free coaching to all just contact me .
by ISeeHowYourePinned 21 minutes ago
Geller and Tal had positive records against Fischer. Why? Explain.
by Marcos-Jekyll 21 minutes ago
Who is the most talented world champion?
by knightrider1982 23 minutes ago
Chess sexism is ok, chess racism isn't
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