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What's going down in Fordham Town

Distract yourself from existential dread with these cool events and shows!

Events

What: Fordham Dance Marathon

Where: McGinley Ball­room

When: Sat. Feb. 25th @12PM to 12AM… 191 more words

Free Lunch #9

Hello there you prophets. Today I have one of the first Free Lunch’s since the revival that hasn’t been late! I’ll start typing at 10:36, and stop at 10:41. 232 more words

Writing

Lee Eldred

A Lee Eldred Mercury label LP Cover | Copyright control | tc465

No biographical details are available for Lee Eldred. Looking at the LP cover available and at the track listing, and listening to some of the lyrics, it is thought that Lee Eldred was an act targeted at the 1970s gay market and Lee may have been a trans or drag performer. 7 more words

Chess

The Amateur Eye -A Fischer Study

My interest in the Fischer era has never ceased but to tell the truth reemerged at the genius I see in Magnus Carlsen’s maturing style of efficiency of a plan.  450 more words

Chess

Daily chess puzzle: Check Mate #244

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

Black to play and mate White

Solution

White’s King is in a net, and the question is, how to “get to him”? 60 more words

Chess

Chess Is Hard

Chess is hard
he said
while playing backgammon
badly