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  1. Subscriber Marinkatomb
    wotagr8game
    24 Sep '10 22:41
    http://www.independent.co.uk/news/people/profiles/kirsan-ilyumzhinov-chess-came-to-earth-from-outer-space-2085838.html

    I knew the guy was eccentric, but this is just brilliant!
  2. 24 Sep '10 23:03
    Originally posted by Marinkatomb
    http://www.independent.co.uk/news/people/profiles/kirsan-ilyumzhinov-chess-came-to-earth-from-outer-space-2085838.html

    I knew the guy was eccentric, but this is just brilliant!
    "Author of an autobiography with chapter headings that include 'Without me the people are incomplete' and 'It only takes two weeks to have a man killed.'"
  3. Subscriber Paul Leggett
    Chess Librarian
    24 Sep '10 23:26
    Originally posted by Marinkatomb
    http://www.independent.co.uk/news/people/profiles/kirsan-ilyumzhinov-chess-came-to-earth-from-outer-space-2085838.html

    I knew the guy was eccentric, but this is just brilliant!
    Now that's entertainment!
  4. Subscriber Marinkatomb
    wotagr8game
    25 Sep '10 01:18
    Maybe if i come out with something OUTRAGEOUS Russia will give me power over an oil rich state no one's heard of? If not, i'll happily settle for Fide President as a runners up prize, i don't have much on...