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Member since Jun-26-08 · Last seen Sep-28-16
Six pawns! Do you know what that means? There are only eight to begin with.
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   Absentee has kibitzed 3638 times to chessgames   [more...]
   Sep-25-16 Carlsen - Karjakin World Championship (2016) (replies)
Absentee: <Eyal: And in terms of media attention span, a 24-game match nowadays would probably be PR suicide.> Screw the media, pay the players a tenth of what they receive now and hold the event in Filatov's garage.
   Sep-16-16 Chess Olympiad (2016) (replies)
Absentee: <Tiggler: ... Don't get me started on Robert Fischer, though. That guy was the biggest scumbag ever to sit at a chessboard, and I can prove it a hundred different ways.> Go ahead.
   Sep-07-16 Computer (replies)
Absentee: <Appaz: <<Absentee> Linux and BSD are better than Windows.> That depends on what you are going to use it for. As a desktop OS the different GNU/Linux distributions suck big time compared to OSX and Windows. The different GUI options are unstable, too heavy and even ...
   Aug-26-16 G Key (replies)
Absentee: <Pulo y Gata: Vincent's paintings are required reading at schools?> Braille schools, sure, if the paint's grainy enough.
   Aug-25-16 Magnus Carlsen (replies)
Absentee: <alexmagnus: <Absentee> Kasparov already was arrested once. While giving an interview to some oppositional newspaper.> You're mixing up things. If you're talking about the November 2007 incident, Kasparov was held because the rally (which had been allowed, by the way) ...
   Aug-22-16 Sinquefield Cup (2016) (replies)
Absentee: <activechess55: the ability to concentrate on a single topic for a prolonged period, is one of the prerequisites of success.> Who would have thought?
   Aug-09-16 Anand vs W So, 2016 (replies)
Absentee: <offramp: Did you know that Wesley So has both a mother and a father?> Didn't he use to have two moms? What happened to the other one?
   Aug-08-16 W So vs A Giri, 2016 (replies)
Absentee: <Arditi: I don't understand Giri's game. He is playing very aggresive and is discovering the king. I like to see a game how Anish Giri play dutch defence. Does anyone here a game of Anish Giri playing it?>
   Aug-06-16 Caruana vs Topalov, 2016 (replies)
Absentee: Curruanus is costing me some chessbucks.
   Aug-03-16 Milan (1975)
Absentee: <perfidious: Seventy-five years? Seems more like forty to me.> Time flies, doesn't it?
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