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T Palmer 
Tony Palmer
Number of games in database: 56
Years covered: 1983 to 2010
Last FIDE rating: 2129
Highest rating achieved in database: 2226
Overall record: +34 -7 =15 (74.1%)*
   * Overall winning percentage = (wins+draws/2) / total games
      Based on games in the database; may be incomplete.

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C45 Scotch Game (2 games)
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(born Nov-19-1967, 47 years old) United States of America

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Tony Palmer is a National Master who hails from Michigan. He is User: tpstar on He was born on November 19, 1967.

 page 1 of 3; games 1-25 of 56  PGN Download
Game  ResultMoves Year Event/LocaleOpening
1. M Everett vs T Palmer 0-125 1983 Motor City OpenC34 King's Gambit Accepted
2. G Turner vs T Palmer  ½-½37 1983 Motor City OpenE50 Nimzo-Indian, 4.e3 O-O 5.Nf3, without ...d5
3. B Finegold vs T Palmer ½-½54 1983 Ann Arbor Victory TournamentA07 King's Indian Attack
4. D Riggins vs T Palmer 0-141 1983 Motor City OpenC50 Giuoco Piano
5. J Wygrecki vs T Palmer 0-133 1983 Michigan High School Team ChampionshipC34 King's Gambit Accepted
6. T Palmer vs L Maring 1-029 1984 Michigan OpenC62 Ruy Lopez, Old Steinitz Defense
7. T Palmer vs R Present 1-030 1986 Pan-Am Intercollegiate Team ChampionshipB12 Caro-Kann Defense
8. T Palmer vs E Feldman 1-023 1986 Pan-Am Intercollegiate Team ChampionshipB03 Alekhine's Defense
9. T Palmer vs R Mateo 0-131 1986 Pan-Am Intercollegiate Team ChampionshipB23 Sicilian, Closed
10. T Palmer vs S Burtman 1-041 1986 Pan-Am Intercollegiate Team ChampionshipB03 Alekhine's Defense
11. T Palmer vs N M Abbasi 1-044 1988 Ann Arbor Super TornadoB34 Sicilian, Accelerated Fianchetto
12. T Palmer vs F Lindsay ½-½24 1988 Ann Arbor Super TornadoC05 French, Tarrasch
13. T Palmer vs D Levine 1-039 1989 US OpenC76 Ruy Lopez, Modern Steinitz Defense, Fianchetto Variation
14. T Palmer vs V Wilson 1-055 1990 Michigan OpenC77 Ruy Lopez
15. S Andrews vs T Palmer  1-050 1990 Michigan OpenA62 Benoni, Fianchetto Variation
16. T Palmer vs N Murphy  ½-½64 1990 Pan-American ChampionshipB00 Uncommon King's Pawn Opening
17. T Palmer vs K Noren 1-026 1990 Michigan OpenC06 French, Tarrasch
18. J Sena vs T Palmer 0-133 1990 Pan-American ChampionshipC80 Ruy Lopez, Open
19. R Avery vs T Palmer 1-032 1990 Michigan OpenE33 Nimzo-Indian, Classical
20. M Badii vs T Palmer ½-½50 1991 Pan-American ChampionshipC50 Giuoco Piano
21. E Freedman vs T Palmer 0-133 1991 Pan-American ChampionshipC34 King's Gambit Accepted
22. T Palmer vs M Munian 1-045 1992 Pan-American ChampionshipB90 Sicilian, Najdorf
23. T Palmer vs B Rogers 1-035 1998 US Amateur NorthC05 French, Tarrasch
24. T Palmer vs W Surlow 1-019 1998 US Amateur Championship PlayoffC05 French, Tarrasch
25. T Ward vs T Palmer  0-139 1999 Michigan OpenC24 Bishop's Opening
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  tpstar: Thank you all for the very nice birthday wishes. =)

I just got a great gift when our Holland K-12 team finished Fourth in the state at the 2012 Scholastic Club Championship!

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  WannaBe: Never knew that he was Dutch...
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  Jambow: Happy birthday TP just one less trip around the big shiny thing than me. Honestly you didn't miss mush as that first lap didn't do much for me I hardly remember any of it. ;0]
Nov-21-12  Bengambit: Hey Tony,i am playing rapid now,and it's 15 minutes with no time limit on the moves,now what do rapid games set their time limits at during it's games,and how can I improve my play.....
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  moronovich: Merry Christmas and a happy New Year <Doc> !
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  chancho: Merry Christmas, Mr. Palmer!
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  tpstar: <moronovich> Ględelig Jul!

<chancho> Feliz Navidad!

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  tpstar: 2012 = "Amish Paradise" "Bed Intruder Song" "Bullet With Butterfly Wings" "Cool It Now" "Don't Come Around Here No More" "Flood" "Freeze-Frame" "I'm Every Woman" "It's a Sunshine Day" "Mother" "New Day For You" "Pumped Up Kicks" "Rock Queen" "Rogue" "Sabotage" "The Sign" "So What" "Trouble"
Jul-23-13  jerseybob: tpstar: Tony: Any relation to Marvin C.Palmer?
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  wordfunph: <Tony> happy birthday!


Nov-18-13  epistle: Give my regards to Mary!
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  Benzol: Tony hope you have a very happy birthday.

Cheers matey.


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  chancho: Joyeux anniversaire!
Nov-19-13  Everyone: Happy birthday to you!
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  WannaBe: Happy Boithday, Doc!!
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  tpstar: Thanks everybody for the birthday wishes!

Thank you wives. =)

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  offramp: Best wishes!
Nov-20-13  HeMateMe: Think of ALL those new patients, with Obamacare in place. You must be too excited to sleep, I would imagine?
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  tpstar: If you like your Obamacare, you can keep it. Period.

With these outrageous deductibles - $2,000 Single, $6,000 Family - Obamacare patients will be cash pay throughout 2014. I will need a big room in my office for all that money, then I will sit on the floor and throw my money up in the air all day. Oh wait, that's what I do now.

Nov-20-13  HeMateMe: If an early stage diabetic (who wasn't poor enough or old enough for welfare) finds out how to manage their illness and get affordable insulin,instead of it progressing to the point where they show up at the ER for amputation, then the Affordable Healthcare Act is a success.
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  WannaBe: <tpstar: ... Oh wait, that's what I do now.>

Grasshopper need to learn origami, turn one dollar bills to pawns, five dollar bills to knights and bishops, ten dollar bills to rooks, and fifties to queens and Franklins to kings.


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  Caissanist: I don't know about Michigan, but here in California the price/performance seems to work out about the same as what I am already paying for COBRA. I could pay a little less than my existing policy (which has a $350 deductible) and get the $2,000 deductible you refer to. Or, I could pay a little more and get a zero deductible. As best as I can tell, the main difference is that I'll still have the option of buying insurance on the open market when my COBRA expires.
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  wordfunph: <tpstar> maligayang kaarawan!
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  whiteshark: Belated happy birthday, <Tony>!
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  chancho: <Tony> I had no idea your birthday on the 19th is the same as Capablanca's.

Belated Happy Birthday!

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