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Because of the incredibly unrelishable characters who play chess that i have known both in real life and in cyberspace, i have concluded that chess is not at all indicative of intelligence. Chess is a reflex of the brain, a certain spasm some do more naturally than others. It is not a higher brain function, but a pattern recognition trick some master better than others. Judging by caracter most chess players are a-holes and certainly not possessed of any superior intelligence. They like to flatter themselves that they are, but the truth is another matter.
I think you are saying this because you are mad that you suck at chess.
Well, it is true...
Whats your point, if you have one ? If your so unhappy quit.
I'm so happy to be a moron. finally all stops are out and I can say it without restraint, "I AM A MORON"!!!!
How much do you want for the dog??
I agree that chess is not a measure of intelligence. Personally I think "intelligence" is too generic of a word to even be measured. If someone can remember every book they've ever read from memory, but can't tie their own shoes, are they intelligent?
Of course you owe a rematch
by Lasker1900 a few minutes ago
Help with filtering out just moves in .pgn
by uscftigerprowl 2 minutes ago
Thoughts on people who illegally download chess books?
by bbeltkyle89 5 minutes ago
demanding a forfeit?
by BlueKnightShade 6 minutes ago
If you were to pick someone, anyone, to be World Champion, who would it be?
by Amhighrated 7 minutes ago
chess game analysis
by vishalgoelusa 9 minutes ago
Tired of sandbagging players
by weakatbullet 14 minutes ago
Create a Frankenstein chess player!
by kingofshedinjas 20 minutes ago
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