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  1. 23 Apr '14 21:54 / 1 edit
    A few new questions not in the question thread in the Blog.

    I found a game that fitted that endgame question in Thread 158889.

    An opening trap that people keep failing to see v ItsYouThatIAdore User 129166

    Blunders galore including some lad who missed 3 checkmates and had to
    wait till his opponent forced him to play the checkmate.

    Blog 4
  2. Standard member byedidia
    Mister Why
    23 Apr '14 22:25
    Something i always tell my students is to not make your opponents play the move they want to play!
  3. 23 Apr '14 23:26
    Originally posted by byedidia
    Something i always tell my students is to not make your opponents play the move they want to play!
    I sometimes let my opponents to play the move they want to play. If I prevent a crap plan, they might find a good one next.
  4. 23 Apr '14 23:43
    For god sake play Bd8#!

    This reminded me of a line in the Old Indian which I nearly fell for the first time I met it as Black: