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Victory in New York! Winning My First Adult Tournament

This weekend proved to be a weekend of firsts. First time riding Amtrak without major delays. First time playing chess in the state of New York. 3,405 more words

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'The Spymasters'

CBS’s 48 HOURS Presents ‘The  Spymasters– CIA in the Crosshairs’ Tonight

CBS’s 48 HOURS Presents ‘The Spymasters – CIA in the Crosshairs’ the program aired between 8 and 10 PM on May 21, 2016. 1,127 more words

Endgame Essentials: Pushing Your Chances

So far in my Endgame Essentials series, I’ve laid out some basic principles to improve our overall assessment of different positions. Understanding that our opponent has a weak king, sidelined piece, or a cancerous structure can help us seize the initiative and identify a plan going forward. 2,395 more words


Tactical Blunders: 6 of the Worst Sporting Decisions.

After great moments of sporting triumph, or disaster, many folk are paid to discuss the reasons behind such moments. Why did one side win? or one player have the edge on a certain day? 2,515 more words

Five Promotional Efforts That Backfired Spectacularly

Sometimes the best way to learn what to do is to read about the mistakes of others.

5. McDonald’s And The 1984 Olympic Games

In 1984, the city of Los Angeles hosted the Summer Olympic Games.  809 more words