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Online chess community where you can play chess, learn strategies and tactics, read chess news, see book reviews, find rules & tips, get free downloads, and more! http://www.chess.com/ 2007 Chess.com Tim Brennan ResurrectsGreetings,I have added a couple of new links to the articles I wrote for the April edition of the Colorado Chess Informant, which is on newsstands now!http://cschess.webs.com/apps/links/ The CSCC's 2nd Tuesday's "Quad" event has been rated:http://...http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/tim-brennan-resurrectsMon, 14 Apr 2014 12:21:00 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/tim-brennan-resurrects1000 VictimsGreetings,This week's position comes from my 1000th victory!  I'd personally like to thank each and every victim who made my 1000 wins possible (see list in the newsletter).  Some of you were more giving than others, but I'll take any win I can ...http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/1000-victimsTue, 08 Apr 2014 13:43:43 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/1000-victimsBest-selling Chess Author, Tim Brennan, ResignsGreetings,I have good news and bad news.  It is with a heavy heart and a joyful smile that I pass along the news that Tim Brennan has resigned from chess, and the Wednesday and Thursday Panera tournaments have been rated (I will let the reader de...http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/best-selling-chess-author-tim-brennan-resignsTue, 01 Apr 2014 02:46:01 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/best-selling-chess-author-tim-brennan-resignsParanoidGreetings,The CSCC's 3rd Tuesday Quick Swiss (G20) tournament has been rated:http://www.uschess.org/msa/XtblMain.php?201403186892 This week's position comes from my maddening upset over Isaac Martinez.See the diagram and answer here:http://cschess...http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/paranoidSun, 23 Mar 2014 10:00:56 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/paranoidYou've Got Another Thing Comin'! The FinaleGreetings,I received this reminder about the Pikes Peak Open from the USCF:The events shown below are ones that have been or will be advertised in Chess Life or Chess Life for Kids: Date Event Location TLA in Affiliate 2014-08-09 Manitou Springs...http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/youve-got-another-thing-comin-the-finaleSun, 16 Mar 2014 01:31:09 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/youve-got-another-thing-comin-the-finaleYou've Got Another Thing Comin'! Part IIIGreetings,I received this reminder about the Boulder Open from the USCF:The events shown below are ones that have been or will be advertised in Chess Life or Chess Life for Kids: Date Event Location TLA in Affiliate 2014-03-21 Boulder: Boulder O...http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/youve-got-another-thing-comin-part-iiiSun, 09 Mar 2014 08:50:32 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/youve-got-another-thing-comin-part-iiiYou've Got Another Thing Comin'! Part IIGreetings,I have started texting event reminders for the Colorado Springs Chess Club's Tuesday night.  If you would like to be added to the list, send me your name and phone number. The CSCC Swiss Tuesday tournament has been rated:http://www.usch...http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/youve-got-another-thing-comin-part-iiSat, 01 Mar 2014 02:37:40 -0800http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/youve-got-another-thing-comin-part-iiYou've Got Another Thing Comin'!Greetings,The Cabin Fever Reliever has been rated:http://www.uschess.org/msa/XtblMain.php?201402185752The USCF sent me a reminder about the Colorado Springs Open: Date Event Location TLA in Affiliate 2014-03-08 Manitou Springs: Colorado Springs O...http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/youve-got-another-thing-cominMon, 24 Feb 2014 14:25:56 -0800http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/youve-got-another-thing-comin500th Win & A Kiss For You!Greetings,I have started the newsletter for 2014!  The Colorado Springs Chess Club is in full swing, with our annual meeting and City Speed Chess Championship (won my NM Josh Bloomer) completed.  The Tuesday Night Tour is back for its 2nd year w...http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/500th-win-amp-a-kiss-for-youFri, 14 Feb 2014 09:33:16 -0800http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/500th-win-amp-a-kiss-for-you2013 Colorado Springs City Chess ChampionshipGreetings,The Colorado Springs City Chess Championship ended Round 4 with a clear winner.  4-time City champ, Dan Avery, lead the field with 3.0 points and just needed a draw to regain his title.  However, I turned down the draw offer, found the...http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/2013-colorado-springs-city-chess-championshipWed, 30 Oct 2013 02:52:47 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/2013-colorado-springs-city-chess-championshipGame Of The Year XGreetings, This week's position comes from the Game Of The Year.David Hartsook vs Paul Anderson (Online Game Viewer: http://cschess.webs.com/ )Black to move and come up with a joke for ALL White's pieces on the back row!  http://...http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/game-of-the-year-xMon, 12 Aug 2013 18:13:10 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/game-of-the-year-xI Told Carlos Danger To ResignGreetings, This week's position comes from the August Panera Thursday.Jason Lee vs Tim Brennan (Online Game Viewer: http://cschess.webs.com/ )White to move.  The CSCC July Swiss has been rated:http://www.uschess.org/msa/XtblMain...http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/i-told-carlos-danger-to-resignSat, 03 Aug 2013 07:20:08 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/i-told-carlos-danger-to-resignKatie Did Me InGreetings, This week's position comes from the July Panera Wednesday.Paul Anderson vs Katie Wise (Online Game Viewer: http://cschess.webs.com/ )White to move.  The July Panera Thursday has been rated:http://www.uschess.org/msa/X...http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/katie-did-me-inMon, 29 Jul 2013 17:48:23 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/katie-did-me-inP Is For Pin IIGreetings, This week's position comes from my Septcenchessial!Paul Anderson vs Eugin Pahk (Online Game Viewer: http://cschess.webs.com/ )White to move.  The July Quick Swiss, which is held every 3rd Tuesday, has been rated:http:...http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/p-is-for-pin-iiSun, 21 Jul 2013 05:47:22 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/p-is-for-pin-iiThin IceGreetings, This week's position comes from the 2nd annual Anthea Carson Week at CSCN:Anthea Carson vs Paul Anderson (Online Game Viewer: http://cschess.webs.com/ )Black to move.  The July Quads, which are held the 2nd Tuesday of e...http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/thin-iceFri, 12 Jul 2013 01:20:54 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/thin-iceHow To Tell If You Opponent Is Not CheatingGreetings, This week's position comes from:SpottedDowel vs trichardson (Online Game Viewer: http://cschess.webs.com/ )White to move.  I have added a couple new photos to website:http://cschess.webs.com/apps/photos/photo?photoid=1817018...http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/how-to-tell-if-you-opponent-is-not-cheatingThu, 04 Jul 2013 14:54:29 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/how-to-tell-if-you-opponent-is-not-cheatingAhead To AdvancementGreetings, This week's position comes from:Paul Anderson vs Jason Loving (Online Game Viewer: http://cschess.webs.com/ )White to move.  The Wednesday night tournament for June has been rated:http://www.uschess.org/msa/XtblMain.php?201306...http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/ahead-to-advancementSun, 30 Jun 2013 07:15:39 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/ahead-to-advancementO Is For Overload IIGreetings, Joe Pahk not only went unbeaten and earned the 1st place prize money and tour points from  the June Mating Game (http://www.uschess.org/msa/XtblMain.php?201306186982-12795426), he also earned his 5th norm for the 2nd Category title...http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/o-is-for-overload-iiMon, 24 Jun 2013 14:14:47 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/o-is-for-overload-ii3 Ms Of Chess: MaterialGreetings, Happy Father's Day to all the chess dads out there!  As is my tradition, I am publishing a game where my Dad beat me (in chess).This week's position comes from:Douglas Anderson vs Paul Anderson (Online Game Viewer: http://cschess.web...http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/3-ms-of-chess-materialSun, 16 Jun 2013 04:47:01 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/3-ms-of-chess-materialR Is For Removal IIGreetings,Here is another exciting newsletter with the trifecta of chess stuff:  chess pictures, a diagram, and a video!This week's position comes from:Paul Anderson vs Brian Rountree (Online Game Viewer: http://cschess.webs.com/ )White to move. ...http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/r-is-for-removal-iiSat, 08 Jun 2013 06:34:56 -0700http://www.chess.com/blog/cschessnews/r-is-for-removal-ii