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Should one ever resign? (Ref. to Searching for Bobby Fischer)

Should one ever resign? (Ref. to Searching for Bobby Fischer)

TonyShuxunNi
Apr 7, 2015, 5:55 PM 3

Should one ever resign in a game? Having recently watched: Searching for Bobby Fischer, I was alarmed to note that Josh's Teacher encourages Josh to feel contempt for an opponent, and to hate them; also, that Josh should always WANT to win. This made me feel rather uncomfortable as to whether I should resign or not if I am in a bad position, since in the back of my mind sits the idea that the opponent want to win and that they hate me! Should I resign and not waste their time? (Just like what I did in the attached game?)



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