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Daily chess puzzle: Check Mate #208

Another puzzle from Dragoslav Andric’s 1981 book “Matni Udar”.

White to play and mate Black

Cayeste v Nielsen, 1957

Solution

Not too hard: a single, forced line. 22 more words

Chess

The Amateur Eye-Vladimir Putin

Well, world-wide communism is alive and well.  The American dream that communism was dead as wielded by the dictatorship under Lenin, Stalin, and company when and where it had invaded countries like the United States, Cuba, Canada,  most of Europe and Asia.  685 more words

Chess

Chess (1 min read)

Written by Millionaire’s Digest Team Member: Ansh Gupta

Founder & Owner of: Ansh Gupta Blog

Millionaire’s Digest Team, Contributor, Writing Writer

People judge chess too much. 274 more words

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17th January - On This Day In History

Born:

1706 Benjamin Franklin (US Founding Father and inventor)

Died:

2008 Bobby Fischer (chess player)

On This Day:

1852 Britain recognises the independence of the Transvaal Republic (South Africa) 37 more words