Hip-hop is not just a cultural movement but a microcosm of culture.
It is not just KRS-One, NAS, M.O.P., Tech N9NE or any other artist.
This would be equated to the sum of its parts. But there lies different issues inside of Hip Hop.
KRS-One in... | Read More
I really love chess. I play it not for money. But I offer you coach opportunity. I'm not titled, but I'm strong amateur. I use top engines, chessbooks for analysis. So what I can do:
Train your blitz, bullet and rapid.
Train your general skills o... | Read More
Gosh, what have I gotten myself into? Okay, so here goes.....I'm a writer deep in my bones and I haven't written in so long. This 'blog' idea just keeps creeping into my head, knowing we have this option on chess.com. So I've decided to go ahead a... | Read More
This is an endgame study by D. Joseph that was published in "British Chess Magazine", 1922. This composition draws our attention to defensive stalemate resources, an interesting theoretically drawn endgame, and queen triangulation.
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Every novice soon learns a table of [DH: "average"] material value for the pieces, the most popular being 1-3-3-5-9, but with a bit more experience he learns that this table is not always reliable. There are two reasons for this: one is that an ... | Read More