Getting SMOKED by PAUL MORPHY

  For thee ol ” Tobacco Aficionado” found this vintage advertisement on the website Firecured..All Things Tobacco Image : http://firecured.blogspot.co.uk/2011/04/chess-cigars-at-friday-fest.html Getting SMOKED by PAUL MORPHY .. Paul Morphy-James McConnell [1849 New Orleans] 1. e4 e5 2. f4 exf4 3. Nf3 Be7 4. Bc4 Bh4+ 5. Kf1 d6 6. d4 Qf6 7. e5 dxe5 8.… Continue reading

FIDE WWCC 2015/Schedule

FIDE WWCC 2015/Schedule   Official Site:http://sochi2015.fide.com/en/main-page Date Event Time March, 16 Arrival of the participants Opening Ceremony Players’ meeting – after the official part of the Opening Ceremony 19.30 (preliminary) Round 1 – 64 players March, 17 Game 1 3:00 p.m. local time March, 18 Game 2 3:00 p.m. local time… Continue reading

Kasparov on Bloomberg

Gary Kasparov on Bloomberg.. March 3 — The funeral of slain Russian opposition leader Boris Nemtsov took place in Moscow as thousands turned out to pay their last respects, while his allies urged support for a new wave of protests against President Vladimir Putin. Human Rights Foundation Chairman Gary Kasparov speaks… Continue reading

freedom to play online

    Freedon To Play on Line: On March 5th, the House Judiciary subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security and Investigations is holding a hearing on H.R. 707, the so-called Restore America’s Wire Act bill. As you know, this bill would ban states from authorizing online poker and other online… Continue reading

Mid-America Open 2015

  19th annual MID-AMERICA OPEN March 13-15 or 14-15, 2015 Crowne Plaza Hotel St. Louis-Clayton $20,000 GUARANTEED PRIZE FUND! March 13-15 or 14-15                                                                        Missouri                                     Trophies Plus Grand Prix Points: 120 (enhanced) 19th annual Mid-America Open. 5SS, 40/110, SD/30, d10 (2-day option, rds 1-2 G/60, d10). Crowne Plaza Hotel St.… Continue reading