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What's the Best Chess Gift You Could Receive?

  • Hand-Crafted Wooden Chess Pieces
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  • Dinner With IM Danny Rensch
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  • 300 Rating Points
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Created on December 23, 2013 | 3635 Votes | 56 Comments

What Do You Think of GM Maurice Ashley's $1,000,000 Open Tournament?

  • I'll pay the $1,000 entry fee to play.
  • I'll go to Las Vegas, but just to watch.
  • I won't attend but I'll watch online.
  • I don't have interest in the tournament.
  • They won't get enough early entries to hold the tournament.
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Created on December 16, 2013 | 3811 Votes | 46 Comments

Should Chess Be in the Olympics?

  • Yes, in the Summer Olympics.
  • Yes, in the Winter Olympics.
  • No, it doesn't belong.
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Created on December 13, 2013 | 4829 Votes | 56 Comments

What Do You Think of the Format of This Year's London Classic?

  • Rapid is more exciting!
  • Let's just do it for one year.
  • It should always be Classical.
  • The chess is so imperfect, I'm not going to watch!
  • I wouldn't follow the tournament no matter the format.
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Created on December 11, 2013 | 1684 Votes | 14 Comments

How Many Moves Was Your Longest Game of Chess?

  • Fewer than 50 moves
  • 50-75 moves
  • 75-100 moves
  • 100-125 moves
  • 125-150 moves
  • 150-175 moves
  • 175-200 moves
  • More than 200 moves
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Created on December 9, 2013 | 3650 Votes | 25 Comments