“Did you have a nice Halloween?” the Professor asked both Zephyr and Lucian who, once again, were in class together.
Both of the Professor’s prized students nodded in agreement.
The Professor continued: “I... | Read More
Johannes Zukertort was born September 7th, 1842 in Lublin, Poland. It’s always interesting to wonder what a person will eventually become — a life in the military perhaps, a businessman, will he struggle to survive, a doctor or lawyer, or will... | Read More
Tschigorin had written in 1880: "In the chess world there are not a lot of names with such a wide and well-deserved reputation as the that of our compatriot Carl A. Jaenisch."
Carl von Jaenisch (1813-1872)
Jaenish, a rai... | Read More
Benjamin Franklin - 1706-1790
Born the son of a Boston candle-maker, Benjamin Franklin grew into the symbolic role of the archetypical American. He was, indeed, a blend of Poor... | Read More
The State of Chess.com is the revival of a monthly segment the CEO used to provide for Chess.com members on Chess/TV. The State of Chess.com was airied on August 14th at 11:30 AM Pacific with Erik, Chess.com's CEO and co-founder. There will b... | Read More