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Music Video of the Day: ZOOM! by Alvin Risk (2014, created by Chris Torres)

When the 8-bit world is being invaded by a bunch of spiders wearing sombreros, who else can you depend on to save the day other than Alvin Risk and everyone’s favorite internet meme, Nyan Cat?   44 more words

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Important Announcement Regarding the 2017 SPFNO 

Dear Chess Community,

As a chess coach, there are times when I have had to make the difficult choice to pass one of my favorite students to another instructor in order to better serve his/her best interests. 172 more words


Top Guitar Vines (2016)

A mountain of evidence is available that points to the fact that chess and music are extremely beneficial activities for children. Therefore I don’t believe it’s coincidental that chess and music produce child prodigies with a much greater frequency than that of other intellectual pursuits. 59 more words

Chris Torres

Correspondence Chess Opportunities

A lot has changed since the last time I did a post on correspondence chess. Now my level of play generates a constant stream of invitations to very prestigious events. 78 more words

Chris Torres