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People don't understand the stalemate rule

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7zx

There seems to be a new thread every day in the forums about "why is this a draw?'" from someone who doesn't understand the stalemate rule .

Maybe the site could do more to explain the rules - eg when it's stalemate you could have a link to a page with an explanation, like they do with en passant.

Just a suggestion 

Mr-Mudd

Perhaps you can explain the rules surrounding stalemates.  
Please, educate us (the masses of Chess.com) ole wise sage!!!

Squash this misunderstanding once-and-for-all and the local-yocals will think twice about asking such stupid, stupid; stupid questions.  

Griphin

People also don't get En Passant.

Hedgehog1963

And castling where a square the rook will transit is attacked; timeout vs insufficient material; three-fold repetition; and the 50 move rule.

Praveen_bhat97

En passant and stalemate are two issues for beginners here

PianoPlayer

You can find resources regarding stalemates in the chess.com help section:

https://support.chess.com/article/682-what-is-stalemate