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I have Just Published My First Three Books on Kindle by samsloan
I now have 19 books on Kindle plus I am adding one more tomorrow. Here is the latest. http://www.amazon.com/dp/B008EDITSK Unfortunately, my chess diagrams do not always come out on Kindle. Some times they are OK, some times not. Could anybody please check this one to see if the diagrams appear?
June 25th 12 03:16 PM
by Jrgen R.[_2_] Go to last post
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Checkmate in Prague by Luděk Pachman by samsloan
ISBN 4871874931 http://www.amazon.com/dp/4871874931 http://search.barnesandnoble.com/books/product.aspx?ISBN=4871874931 ISBN 4871874907 http://www.amazon.com/dp/4871874907
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June 24th 12 07:08 PM
by samsloan Go to last post
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Article on Zurich 1953 in NIC by Taylor Kingston[_3_]
I thought rgc readers might like to know that the latest issue of New In Chess: http://www.newinchess.com/New_In_Chess_2012_4-p-481.html contains an article I wrote, "Sammy and the Soviets", about Reshevsky's struggles at the 1953 Candidates Tournament. I'm sure our trolls here will make their usual snide comments, but serious and sincere chess-lovers will, I believe, find the article...
June 22nd 12 11:29 PM
by Taylor Kingston[_3_] Go to last post
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Sam Sloan appears in Japanese Movie Clip by samsloan
I just discovered an appearance by Sam Sloan in a 1984 Japanese movie. http://www.youtube.com/watch?NR=1&v=YzMNHdZMQls The movie is Mahjong Horoki made in 1984. He only says one line, "Hey, play by the rules, will you."
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June 22nd 12 06:22 PM
by None Go to last post
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Sam Sloan at the National Open Chess Festival in Las Vegas by samsloan
1.g4 e5 2.d3 Bc5 3.Nc3 d5 4.h3 Ne7 5.Bg2 O-O 6.a3 f5 7.Bg5 c6 8.Qd2 f4 9.Nf3 h6 10.Bxe7 Qxe7 11.d4 exd4 12.Nxd4 Na6 13.O-O Nc7 14.Rae1 Qf6 15.e3 Bxd4 16.Qxd4 Qxd4 17.exd4 f3 18.Bh1 h5 19.Re7 Ne6 20.gxh5 Nxd4 21.Rd1 Nf5 22.Rc7 Nd6 23.Rd3 Bxh3 24.Bxf3 Bf5 25.Rd2 Rae8 26.Nxd5 cxd5 27.Bxd5+ Kh7 28.Bxb7 Re1+ 29.Kh2 Nxb7 30.Rxb7 Be4 31.Rxa7 Rh1+ 32.Kg3 Rf3+ 33.Kg4 Rg1+ 34.Kh4 Bf5 35.Rd3 Rg4# 0-1
June 19th 12 07:36 PM
by Taylor Kingston[_3_] Go to last post
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correspondence chess by Alex
Do you play correspondence chess? is computer use allowed? my friend is a 1500. he told me played a game against an 1100 USCF. but guy must have been using a computer because he played like a 2500 in correspondence chess. is that normal ?
June 12th 12 02:32 PM
by kay gee Go to last post
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Chess Life Article on TTU and Polgar by BLafferty[_4_]
From the June Issue of Chess Life AS THE LAST ROUND BEGAN at the 2012 Presidents Cupperhaps better known as the Final Four of College Chess Evan Rosenberg of New York University (NYU) resolved to do one thing that no member of his team had done for the entire tournament.
June 5th 12 03:36 AM
by BLafferty[_4_] Go to last post
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Polgar and Team Dick Slap TTU -- Fox News by BLafferty[_4_]
All those foreigners are taking their talents to St. Louis, baby! In one of the biggest checkmate(!) moves in collegiate sports history, the Texas Tceh Red Raiders are losing their back-to-back championships. No, not the trophies or accolades, but the entire 7-man roster of chess nerds. They should be going pro after dominating the past two seasons, but no, they will instead go to St. Louis for...
June 3rd 12 06:43 PM
by BLafferty[_4_] Go to last post
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Gary Johnson wins Libertarian Party Nomination for US President onthe First Ballot by samsloan
The Next US President will be Gary Johnson. He was nominated today by the Libertarian Party by an overwhelming vote, easily beating J. Lee Wrights, who finished second. The vote was 419 for Johnson and 152 for Wright Judge Gray defeated then defeated Wrights for the vice-presidential nomination by almost exactly trhe same vote. Sam Sloan in Las Vegas
May 30th 12 10:22 AM
by samsloan Go to last post
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Ron Paul for President in 2012 Yes to Ron Paul and Liberty by David Ames[_2_]
Does anyone have information actually connecting Ron Paul with chess ? David Ames
May 29th 12 04:32 AM
by Bret Cahill Go to last post
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Sam Sloan Here Setting the Record Straight by Sam Sloan[_3_]
For everyone on google to see, a story of domestic violence. Would you believe this is so common, while Sam Sloan's son Peter can recieve disabled adult child benefits from his mother the federal law states that dad's do not provide support. While a mother can call and complain if a dad ever does he can be fined no less than $180 per infraction and arrested. Another point is that Kayo Kimura...
May 28th 12 01:20 AM
by Sam Sloan[_3_] Go to last post
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Great Gary Johnson Ad, Fantastic, Wonderful, Brilliant by samsloan
This is a great ad, fantastic, wonderful, brilliant. Couldn't be better. http://www.lewrockwell.com/politicaltheatre/2012/05/brilliant-gary-johnson-ad/ Now, let's see if we can get this ad shown on TV. Sam Sloan
May 27th 12 12:05 AM
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Bad News about Dan Halloran by samsloan
Dan Halloran, who has been very actively campaigning for US Congress as a Libertarian with good chances of being elected has suddenly gotten sick and is hospitalized. He will undergo surgery for cancer tomorrow. He posts this on his Facebook page: "I asked my brother to post this for me as I was admitted to the hospital early this morning for surgery - I am in good hands with the
May 25th 12 06:10 AM
by None Go to last post
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CBSE Result 2012 Declared by Manisha Mehra
After a long wait the class X results of Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) is likely to be declared on May 24. The results will be available on the website http://www.jagranjosh.com/cbse-result-2012 .. Students can also get their results on their e-mail address by registering themselves on these websites. To overcome the post-result stress, the CBSE will begin with its second phase of...
May 24th 12 02:45 PM
by Manisha Mehra Go to last post
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Ron Paul for President in 2012 Yes to Ron Paul and Liberty by samsloan
On May 9, 4:34*pm, samsloan wrote: Although Ron Paul's chances of winning the Republican Presidential Nomination are no longer good, he is still running and drawing big crowds. Accordingly, Ishi Press has just come out with a book making the case for Ron Paul as President. ISBN 4871873234 9784871873239
May 23rd 12 01:19 PM
by samsloan Go to last post
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Knock Knock by Splitbeard
Is there anybody home? Regards Beard Enraging liberals is one of the most enjoyable benefits of my profound wisdom.
May 13th 12 12:15 AM
by Splitbeard Go to last post
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Reality Check for Lisa Suhay by Bobcat
On May 9, 6:33*am, BLafferty wrote: Lisa Suhay plays the bullying victim card loud, strong and without substance. *From her NICE blog with comments by me. It is amazing to me that you keep referring to the taking of something. Are you that unaware of how the Internet works. A link was provided to a public photo on your Facebook page. Kindly cease using the terms take,...
May 11th 12 09:45 PM
by BLafferty[_4_] Go to last post
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USCF Objections to FIDE President's Chicago Visit by BLafferty[_4_]
As posted by USCF Executive Director Bill Hall on the USCF Issues Forum TO: the FIDE Presidential Board Open Letter in objection to the recent Chicago visit Dear FIDE Leadership Team, The USCF Executive Board passed a motion this morning, with a vote of 7 0, directing me to convey our concerns related to FIDE President Kirsan Ilyumzhinovs recent activities in Chicago, Illinois. The...
May 4th 12 09:46 PM
by Rainer Go to last post
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The Khazars and the Jewish Question by JTEM
On Apr 27, 6:03*am, *☼╣Ǚ∑§â€Ð_ID_SBR_*X|||DI©*J*Ω∏lol؟♫1ﷲ☻∞= 8☺╣☼*? wrote: when u appeared in 2006, 1992, actually. Well, 1993 as "JTEM." My first ISP insisted that everybody had only one middle initial.... as a mossad plant to "support" american invasion of Iran and when you responded on the subject, searching
May 4th 12 12:35 AM
by megapatzer Go to last post
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How to Pass the USA Driver License Test for Chinese Drivers by samsloan
How to Pass the USA Driver License Test for Chinese Drivers йͨʻִյĿ ISBN 4871872173 9784871872171 A visitor from another country is allowed to get a drivers license in the USA, as long as he is in the US legally, even if he does not have a social security number. The exact procedures for this vary from state to state. New rules were passed by the states for this in
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May 3rd 12 05:59 PM
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