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hoodrobin
Member since Aug-10-07 · Last seen Jan-22-21
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   hoodrobin has kibitzed 3698 times to chessgames   [more...]
   Dec-09-20 Ganguly vs Axel Smith, 2019 (replies)
 
hoodrobin: <Olsonist: I love Mondays.> This is a <Monday> indeed.
 
   Nov-23-20 Serper vs Barsov, 1988 (replies)
 
hoodrobin: This could be Tuesday.
 
   Nov-20-20 Chiburdanidze vs V Malaniuk, 1982 (replies)
 
hoodrobin: Very good Chiburdanidze!
 
   Nov-13-20 E de Haan vs E Paehtz, 2020
 
hoodrobin: Percy Bysshe Shelley, I presume.
 
   Nov-11-20 Lutikov vs A Malevinsky, 1977 (replies)
 
hoodrobin: Easy.
 
   Oct-20-20 Norway Chess (2020) (replies)
 
hoodrobin: <Sokrates: ...it can't be completely wrong in principle, though it may not be THE combination that is common.> In American English it is not common, but it is not wrong in English. I agree with you, Socrates.
 
   Sep-06-20 Areshchenko vs Savon, 2001 (replies)
 
hoodrobin: Not so insane.
 
   Jul-31-20 L Bruzon Batista vs Carlsen, 2005 (replies)
 
hoodrobin: Nice pun!
 
   May-19-20 V Malaniuk vs Van der Sterren, 1983 (replies)
 
hoodrobin: <Phony Benoni: Possible error. Looks like it should be 28.? with White to move.e.> I agree.
 
   May-17-20 Fedorowicz vs Seirawan, 1976 (replies)
 
hoodrobin: <Jimfromprovidence: I do not understand why if after 23...e5 white has to move the rook next move. How about 24 Bd8!?> 25. Qxc2+ and draw.
 
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Jul-17-15
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  mistermac: I also read "Scoop" by Waugh, and it too is a hoot. (Hoot may be a new word for you. It means really absurdly funny).

But, my main reason for writing is to tell you that there is snow and cold in Eastern Australia. It has caused widespread disruption to the main roads. Winter here is never warm, but this is really cold, and miserable.

Pity us, my friend!

Jul-20-15
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  hoodrobin: <Hoot!> This <is> my name, courtesy of the Premium Member <jessicafischerqueen>. Here it is never cold even in winter but now in summer (this year) it is really really hot! No disruption but big discomfort.
Aug-23-15
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  mistermac: Well, Hoot, congratulations on being the leader of Team White. It is also a huge responsibility.
Aug-28-15
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  hoodrobin: <mm> Yes I know, I'm well aware of that!
Dec-25-15
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  WinKing: Merry Christmas & Happy Holidays <hoodrobin>! :)
Dec-25-15
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  wordfunph: <hoodrobin> Merry Christmas!
Dec-30-15  Sularus: Happy holidays <hoodrobin>!
Mar-05-16
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  mistermac: Well, Hoot, congratulations on the deaw.
Mar-05-16
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  hoodrobin: Hey <mac>! Team Black played very well.
May-01-16
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  mistermac: You asked in a post to my forum my opinion on Magnus Carlsen.

I have to say that, in terms of technical ability, I feel he is not all that far ahead of other Super GM's.

Where, however, he shines is in his enormous competitive spirit, determination, and stamina.

Those qualities may well see him stay at the top for a long time, and anyone who might best him, will find that Magnus would come back even harder to attempt retake the title later.

The coming match could be very interesting. But, Magnus has to be favorite to retain his title.

But, that is all a patzer's opinion. He may indeed turn out to be really great.

May-04-16
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  hoodrobin: Thanks for sharing.
I can't see for now any serious competitor, and that's all I can say. Karjakin? We'll see. I think Anand was really great.
Nov-14-16
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  mistermac: Have a beer, Hoody.

Prosit!

Nov-25-16
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  mistermac: What do you think of the match?

It has been quite interesting, even the draws.

Dec-25-16
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  hoodrobin: Just read your post(s) <mistermac>. Prosit! The match showed that Carlsen was always in control imo. Happy holidays to you!
Jan-26-17
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  mistermac: Thanks, hoody. I am not currently a paying member, so I presume all teaces of my Forum havd gone.

I may resume if i can be persuaded of its usefulness to me.

Jan-28-17
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  hoodrobin: It is useful to us! But you can post as a normal (not premium) member. Always <welcome to my forum>, of course, <mistermac>!
Mar-13-17  cormier: https://livebetterparkinsons.com/fi... ... i hope it's usefull .....
Mar-29-17  cormier: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pQT...
Apr-29-17  cormier: you're very welcome <hoodrobin> ... ths G
Oct-15-17
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  mistermac: I have returned as a premium member. So, I will be here for a year.

Looks like the next White vs Black match is not yet in planning, and the avaiable GMs wanting to get beaten pool has dried up.

Nov-19-17
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  mistermac: We are in opposite teams, I see.
Dec-25-17  cormier: Joyeux NoŽl ...
Aug-23-18
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  hoodrobin: Go <chessgames.com>!
Thank you <Sargon>!
Apr-22-19  cormier: happy resurection .....
May-30-19  cormier: hi <hoodrobin>, have a great day .....
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