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  • batgirl
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    S B C | United States

    Joined: Jun 13, 2007

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    Rachel Batgirl | United Kingdom

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    Invader Batgirl | Gotham City, United States

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    Batgirl | Gotham, United States

    Joined: Oct 27, 2014

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  • Santasiere's Folly

    batgirl Mar 15, 2017, 11:49 AM

      Anthony Edward Santasiere - This name evokes images of the New York chess scene during the 1920, 30s and 40s:  Frank Marshall, Edward Lasker, Albert Pinkus, Fred Reinfeld, Sammy Reshevsky, Abe Kupchik,...

  • American Woman - Part VI

    batgirl Mar 1, 2017, 11:49 AM

      Preface:      An official U.S. Women's Chess Championship has existed for nearly 80 years.  The USCF lists 1937 as the first year.  There have been many strong and important...

  • American Woman - Part V

    batgirl Feb 15, 2017, 2:10 PM

      Preface:      An official U.S. Women's Chess Championship has existed for nearly 80 years.  The USCF lists 1937 as the first year.  There have been many strong and important...

  • American Woman - Part IV

    batgirl Feb 1, 2017, 11:15 AM

      Preface:      An official U.S. Women's Chess Championship has existed for nearly 80 years.  The USCF lists 1937 as the first year.  There have been many strong and important...

  • American Woman - Part III

    batgirl Jan 18, 2017, 11:25 AM

      Preface:      An official U.S. Women's Chess Championship has existed for nearly 80 years.  The USCF lists 1937 as the first year.  There have been many strong and important...

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Blogs


  • An old fashioned Facebook-style rant -- about why chess sucks

    Captain_Fury Nov 5, 2016, 10:48 PM

    Science fiction writer H.G. Wells apparently played some chess but had mixed feelings about the activity. If you don't recognize the name, you may recognize his work. He wrote short stories including The War of...

  • Paul Morphy- A Positional Player of the Highest Class!

    kamalakanta Nov 4, 2016, 7:28 PM

    We hear it all the time, and so much, we believe it to be true: "Paul Morphy was a tactician...." But when we take a closer examination, it turns out that the opposite is true: Paul Morphy was a consumate positional...

  • Building Chess.com (Updated from 2007 Post!)

    erik Aug 3, 2016, 11:06 AM

    Chess.com started as an idea in 2005. By early 2006 I had created a 107 page Microsoft Word document of wireframes and plans... and then handed them to Jay and said "Build this!". I've never shared those images...

  • Stories about chessplayers , part 2

    jengaias Jun 30, 2016, 4:19 PM

    In his book "Emanuel Lasker: Second World Champion" Isaak Linder offers several anecdotes. One of them is:Millionaire's Whim:  Once an American millionaire invited two famous chess masters, Emanuel Lasker and Geza...

  • Blogs to read here - Jeremy Silman

    Klauer Jun 6, 2016, 3:03 AM

    You might discuss if my #1 G. Serper and my #3 IM J. Silman are blogs or paid articles. So my #3 is clear: https://www.chess.com/members/view/Silman. To be honest, I'm not a Silman fan from his books. As a trainer...

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News


  • World's First Continuous Knight Tour.

    RussBell Oct 25, 2016, 5:30 AM

    World's First Continuous Knight Tour.....chess.com forum thread by "batgirl".. https://www.chess.com/forum/view/general/images-you-wont-find-on-the-web--untill-now thread title is.... Images You Won't Find on the...

  • World's First Continuous Knight Tour.

    RussBell Oct 25, 2016, 5:29 AM

    World's First Continuous Knight Tour.....chess.com forum thread by "batgirl".. https://www.chess.com/forum/view/general/images-you-wont-find-on-the-web--untill-now thread title is.... Images You Won't Find on the...

  • How to Mate Your Opponent

    KINGDASHER Dec 11, 2014, 11:45 AM

    How to Mate Your Opponent http://www.chess.com/groups/forumview/how-to-mate-your-opponent2

  • Two new Vote Chess games - Evan's Gambit

    JamieDelarosa Dec 8, 2014, 8:59 PM

    We have a new challenge-pair of vote chess games starting today.  Both are Evan's Gambit standard starting position - one game as Black and another as White.  Please join both and learn this opening with us! "For...

  • Thomas Wilson Barnes(1825-1874)

    SerjV Jul 13, 2011, 3:55 PM

    Who is he? Сlick-know.

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