Originally posted by Shallow Blue
You do realise that the best way to play against a computer is to play tedious, longwinded, super-positional games, that slowly strangle the computer to a strategic death? With your suggestion, you'd automatically get rid of every Colle player out there...
...on second thought, great idea!
We do not recommend the Colle system as the best opening, but as the easiest good
opening... The Colle is the safest of all opening systems for White, and yet it is
designed for kingside attack and therefore seldom leads to a dull games.
C.J.S. Purdy, the 1st World Correspondence chess champion
Its only natural that peopled who never play a system have so many misconceptions