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  • A Gift of State

       In August of 1974 Richard Milhous Nixon became the first and only U.S. president to resign from office. But during his presidency - May 22 -30, 1972 - he made a historic trip to the Soviet Union.   ...

  • How To Get A Free T-Shirt

    • News
    • Aug 30, 2016, 4:04 AM

    Want to show off your love of chess? Do you need some new supplies for your favorite hobby? How about a free t-shirt with a qualifying purchase? is running a special...

  • Your Holiday Chess Buying Guide

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    • Nov 19, 2015, 6:10 AM

    Chess sets and equipment make great gifts for the holidays. Studies have shown that playing chess has many benefits, including better memory function, problem-solving skills, creativity, social skills, concentration...

  • 5 Things You Need For Real-World Chess

    • pete
    • Apr 20, 2015, 12:57 PM

    We already know that you can take and its mobile app to play chess anywhere, but sometimes there’s nothing like playing on a real board with real pieces. If you’re lucky, you can try your...

  • The 17 Funniest Chess Pictures

    • pete
    • Feb 16, 2015, 12:55 PM

    The Internet is full of memes and funny pictures for virtually all subjects, including chess. We've already looked at the weirdest chess sets, the best chess GIFs, and the 11 worst chessboard photos. We even found...

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  • Chess Makes, Costs Big Money And Other News

    This month's "In Other News" is a financial cornucopia featuring a CM who broke Google's bank, the most expensive chess sets, the largest chess set, and taxation with inadequate representation. Join us for an incredible...

  • The Kids Are Alright: A GM Eagle Scout And A Champion Cancer Survivor

    With Dortmund, Bilbao, Biel and the Sinquefield Cup all lined up back-to-back-to-back-to-back, you might mistakenly believe that late July and early August couldn't offer up any more chess stories. Along comes...

  • Quantum Chess, Icy Chess, Aussie Chess

    This edition of "In Other News" is surely the first to feature references to "Bill and Ted's Excellent Adventure," Stephen Hawking, and quantum physics, and that's all just the first item! It is our second consecutive...

  • A 30-Year Zugzwang And The 4-Hour Chess Workweek

    What happens when an efficiency expert and a driven chess player meet? What periodical went three decades in between a certain chess reference? November was a massive month of "secondary" chess news. How big? There...

  • Long-Lost Fischer Game; How To Become An IM In 72 Hours

    This month's "Also in the News" features a bevy of various chess stories you likely missed. One is a story of Bobby Fischer you surely haven't read about, unless you happen to read New Orleans community newspapers...


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