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In Just 5 Moves, Grandmaster Loses And Leaves Chess World Aghast by emf[_3_]
http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2017/02/03/513259703/in-just-5-moves-grandmaster-loses-and-leaves-chess-world-aghast
February 4th 17 01:56 AM
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Garry Kasparov Is Watching Russia Move On Election 2016 by [email protected]
WNYC Garry Kasparov Is Watching Russia Move On Election 2016 http://www.wnyc.org/story/garry-kasparov-is-watching-russia-move-on-election-2016 Oct 24, 2016 Listen to the story 47 min
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20 Years Later, Humans Still No Match For Computers On The Chessboard by emf[_3_]
NPR - All Things Considered 20 Years Later, Humans Still No Match For Computers On The Chessboard http://www.npr.org/sections/alltechconsidered/2016/10/24/499162905/20-years-later-humans-still-no-match-for-computers-on-the-chessboard Listen to the story...
October 25th 16 01:03 PM
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European Court Finds Russia Violated Rights Of Chess Star GarryKasparov by emf[_3_]
European Court Finds Russia Violated Rights Of Chess Star Garry Kasparov http://www.npr.org/sections/thetwo-way/2016/10/11/497547197/european-court-finds-russia-violated-rights-of-chess-star-garry-kasparov October 11, 20166:18 PM ET Rebecca Hersher The European Court of Human Rights has ruled that Russia illegally detained international chess star and opposition leader Garry Kasparov in 2007.
October 19th 16 12:26 PM
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African No-Shows in Baku Chess Olympiad by samsloan
African No-Shows in Baku Chess Olympiad A shocking development in the first round of the World Chess Olympiad in Baku Azerbaijan was that sixteen teams that were in the pairings did not show up and forfeited their games. This was a grave error that should never have happened. No team should have been put in the pairings if they had not yet arrived in Baku. If some teams were arriving late, the...
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Board's Abuse Of Power by samsloan
On Sunday, April 26, 1998 at 3:00:00 AM UTC-4, Larry Parr wrote: The following mailing was made to all USCF voters by Nigel Eddis, treasurer of Friends of the USCF, on April 22, 1993: CAMARATTA REPORT ALTERED (Key Paragraph is Deleteted After Report was Signed and Released) What Hanken, Hough and Sperling Did Not Want ...
September 27th 16 04:53 PM
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Board Prize Winners from the 2016 World Chess Olympiad in Baku by samsloan
Here are the Board Prize Winners from the 2016 World Chess Olympiad in Baku.. It is difficult to imagine how hard they had to work to win these prizes. Notice that the hats were too small for almost all of the male chess players. This proves that chess players have larger heads. No silver medal winner for second board prize appeared. I wonder what they feel they were accomplishing by playing this...
September 15th 16 07:57 AM
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William K. Smith vs. United States by Mike Murray
On Sat, 18 Dec 2004 21:21:39 GMT, (Sam Sloan) wrote: I have just received a long and detailed hand-written letter from William K. Smith, written to me from his prison cell. The letter is surprising because Smith describes himself as a high-tech computer software engineer. He asks if I am familiar with the Internet and offers me space on his website. His website is at...
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August 25th 16 07:13 PM
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Creating the world's new chess capital by emf[_3_]
BB News Magazine Creating the world's new chess capital http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-36257742 Checkmate Me in St Louis is broadcast on Crossing Continents on BBC Radio 4 at 11:00 on Thursday 12 May. You can catch up on the iPlayer. Listen to the story - 25' http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b079rbcq
May 13th 16 04:47 AM
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advisory re Lupco Steriev alias Jan Ljubek by [email protected]
On Wednesday, October 13, 1999 at 9:00:00 AM UTC+2, Stan Vaughan wrote: Please be advised that the above listed individual, Lupco Steriev, alias now Jan Ljubek has had his ACA membership revoked and his ACA affiliation for Chicago Chess Club revoked as well effective 10/13/99. Mr Steriev, aka alias Jan Ljubek is permanently barred from either playing in ACA events or holding an ACA...
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Sam Sloan for President TV Ad on Youtube by [email protected]
On Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at 11:01:31 AM UTC-5, samsloan wrote: Sam Sloan for President TV Ad on Youtube Sam Sloan Democratic Presidential Candidate on C-SPAN2 I am preparing an ad for TV broadcast. It is he https://youtu.be/Nk2t7NI5qAk Nice pallor. You make Bernie Sanders look healthy and vigorous.
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Scott Zarek by ariadne
Scott, an avid chess aficionado and previously a frequent poster to this newsgroup, took his own life a few weeks ago. I am completely heartbroken over his loss, but he wanted me to pass this information on to you. ariadne
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Games from the 2015 US Open in Phoenix by Kenneth Sloan
On Tuesday, August 11, 2015 at 12:07:50 AM UTC-5, samsloan wrote: Correction on the ratings
August 15th 15 09:37 PM
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Open Status of USCF Federal Civil Litigation Against Gregory Alexander by BLafferty[_4_]
When the USCF and other Polgar defendants, myself included, settled Federal court litigation several years ago in West Texas, because a related criminal case was still open against Polgar's webmaster, Gregory Alexander, Alexander's case was continued until the resolution of his criminal case. That was resolved by a guilty pleas by Alexander to Federal charges. But, what is the current status of...
June 20th 15 10:50 PM
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USCF and Sloan by Anonymous Remailer (austria)
-----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE----- Hash: SHA512 I had info that Sam Sloan got diagnosed last year with AIDS. A shame that, it means he could escape an earthly justice. I think the USCF will help itself by making a public statement condemning the wicked pedophile. That's one of the major issues in the upcoming election. Whomever on the slate attacks Sloan the most, earns my vote, and votes of...
June 8th 15 10:10 AM
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Raymond Weinstein: What Ever Happened to Him??? by [email protected]
On Thursday, June 6, 1996 at 12:00:00 AM UTC-7, Kaneyasu wrote: RAYMOND WEINSTEIN: DOES ANYBODY KNOW WHERE HE IS?? by Sam Sloan In the April, 1996 Chess Life, I happened to notice that the name of Raymond Weinstein was missing from the list of American International Masters, so I inquired at the New York Open about this. I was told that Raymond Weinstein had been dead for...
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Microsoft a good price for chess or is Sam Sloan right? by Julia Sloan
Microsoft may be overcharging again, or is Mary Bluestocking with no phone ( see last episode in this gripping saga iPhone bill hitting Sam's citicard 2011 ) when the chargeback hit band Mary had to fork over $1,269 or pose her new business on my nursing business tax ID. Sam the entire time accused of hurting his children, but Mary is no child, just turned 40, so yer free therapy through sex...
February 22nd 15 06:29 AM
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Arden Van Upp and Sam Sloan by [email protected]
On Sunday, September 14, 2014 10:44:48 PM UTC-4, samsloan wrote: Arden Van Upp and Sam Arden Van Upp and Sam snip One legal commentator nailed this one back in 2012, when Spam Splooge was still prattling on about his alleged rights to 461 Peachstone Terrace
September 28th 14 04:58 AM
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Arden Van Upp and Sam Sloan by None
On Sunday, September 14, 2014 10:44:48 PM UTC-4, samsloan wrote: Arden Van Upp and Sam Arden Van Upp and Sam got to know each other at an SFL Party at the University of California at Berkeley in 1966. They married in October 1967. Not long thereafter, Sam got in trouble because of his parties and student club at the University of California at Berkeley and moved to New York. He got a...
September 18th 14 04:05 AM
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"Chess and politics 'are linked'" by Andy Walker[_2_]
Discussion on "Today", "http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-28804881". " There is now an all-party parliamentary group on chess, which " will be chaired by Labour MP Yasmin Qureshi. " It's a confused rag-bag of a programme, mixing up getting MPs to play more chess with getting funding for chess, with sexism, with "is chess a sport?" and with "is chess a preparation for politics?". That's what...
August 16th 14 05:00 PM
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