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  • Willa and Edith

    batgirl Dec 7, 2016, 12:16 PM

         Nowadays information lies at our fingertips.  One might even argue that there is such an overflow that the effect is numbing and that the preciousness of the information lowers in...

  • The Player I'd Most Like to Have Met

    batgirl Dec 16, 2015, 11:23 AM

         Throughout the history of the game, chess has produced innumerable fascinating personalities.  Some were stars, others played supporting roles.  Many of them, at least from the...

  • Walker

    batgirl Nov 25, 2015, 11:23 AM

    George  Walker    George Walker's life (1803-1879) spanned one of the most remarkable periods of chess.  As a chess player, he met and played such personalities as John Cochrane, William Lewis, Alexander McDonnell,...

  • The Duke

    batgirl Nov 4, 2015, 11:31 AM

          Many people who have no knowledge of or even interest in Chess know the name Bobby Fischer because he is so iconic.  There are such icons in all endeavors - those who transcend their fields and become public...

  • Chess Caviar

    batgirl Sep 7, 2014, 4:41 PM

       One of the most interesting continual threads in the chess.com forums is called "Post Your Own Miniatures Here."  Many very good players post their less-than-thirty-moves games showing off their skill, and sometimes...

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  • Bookmark Smarts.

    brigatine-66 Mar 12, 2017, 8:36 AM

    Hello everyone. I decided to share all of my study bookmarks web site links on my desktop with all of my friends here on chess.com. Showing all the subjects I have studied  over the last four years or so since I...

  • Chess and comics at the World Chess Hall of Fame by Macauley Peterson

    sontu1296 Mar 9, 2017, 5:36 AM

    Did you know that Superman plays chess? Well he does. Not only that, he appeared ‌as a chess piece 70 years ago. You know who also plays chess? Batman. He was spotted, even earlier, playing the joker as Robin looked...

  • A Stroke of Genius- Powerful Moves! Zukertort!

    kamalakanta Oct 28, 2016, 9:33 PM

    When I look at the games of certain Masters, like Zukertort, Lasker and Nimzowitch, I am impressed by the power of their moves. Some of their moves are like cannons, they have so much weight and truth behind them!   In...

  • Another Hillary Scandal

    JamieDelarosa May 13, 2016, 2:35 PM

    http://www.investors.com/politics/editorials/hillarys-latest-scandal-she-and-bill-siphoned-100-mil-from-persian-gulf-leaders/ Hillary’s Latest Scandal: She And Bill Siphoned $100 Million From Mideast Leaders Scandal:...

  • Must Know Traps Against the Caro-Kann Defense - Part 2

    Samantha212 Feb 23, 2015, 8:55 PM

    In my first article on the Caro-Kann Defense, I explained the basic tactics of defending against this opening as white.  In this article we will focus on The Tricks & Traps that are often found and executed...

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