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  1. Over seas
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    29 Dec '04 03:07
    This will be the "Tournament of Humiliation"

    3 day time out....No timebank! Swiss 5 rounds!

    We are looking for people to shove it to the jerks. No otb conversation, but humiliation for the loser.

    Sign up!

    Mike
  2. Over seas
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    29 Dec '04 03:24
    Here is the list so far......


    Ravello
    Phlabibit
    NicolaiS
    Darvlay
    Nyxie
    random entry
    Kirksey
    Nemesio
    Grayeyesofsorrow
    Rapalla7
  3. Standard memberflexmore
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    29 Dec '04 03:27
    you are organising this offsite i believe ... why not post the link so it makes more sense to us all
    thx in advance.
  4. Subscriberno1marauder
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    29 Dec '04 03:28
    Originally posted by rapalla7
    Here is the list so far......


    Ravello
    Phlabibit
    NicolaiS
    Darvlay
    Nyxie
    random entry
    Kirksey
    Nemesio
    Grayeyesofsorrow
    Rapalla7
    I hate playing "random entry"; you never know what he's gonna move! Plus he's always moving the pawns backward or the Bishops down files or the Queens like Knights, etc. Count me out if that SOB is in!
  5. Standard memberNyxie
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    29 Dec '04 03:30
    Originally posted by no1marauder
    I hate playing "random entry"; you never know what he's gonna move! Plus he's always moving the pawns backward or the Bishops down files or the Queens like Knights, etc. Count me out if that SOB is in!
    I don't get it, what's this random entry thingie? Is that like random chess?
  6. Over seas
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    29 Dec '04 03:39
    That would be the "unmentionable name".


    Here is a link Flex http://makephpbb.com/phpbb/viewtopic.php?t=153&mforum=theamericlan
  7. Over seas
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    29 Dec '04 03:54
    Originally posted by flexmore
    you are organising this offsite i believe ... why not post the link so it makes more sense to us all
    thx in advance.
    Flex,

    I run a pretty mean swiss tourney. I have the software for pairing and the likes. I implore you to join. Would be fun. I have played you in a few games in my day.

  8. Standard memberflexmore
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    29 Dec '04 04:58
    Originally posted by rapalla7
    This will be the "Tournament of Humiliation"

    3 day time out....No timebank! Swiss 5 rounds!

    We are looking for people to shove it to the jerks. No otb conversation, but humiliation for the loser.

    Sign up!

    Mike
    you say in your forum you want quicker rounds .... i implore you: make it zero timeout with a long timebank .... this is the way for quick rounds.

    3 days per move ... 80 move game .... 160 half moves can be a crazy 18 months for one game .

    much better is zero timeout with 30, 40 or 50 day timebank
  9. Standard memberNyxie
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    29 Dec '04 06:55
    Originally posted by flexmore
    you say in your forum you want quicker rounds .... i implore you: make it zero timeout with a long timebank .... this is the way for quick rounds.

    3 days per move ... 80 move game .... 160 half moves can be a crazy 18 months for one game .

    much better is zero timeout with 30, 40 or 50 day timebank
    30-40-50 timebank? There's no way I'd be in for that.
  10. Standard memberRavello
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    29 Dec '04 14:23
    Originally posted by rapalla7
    This will be the "Tournament of Humiliation"

    3 day time out....No timebank! Swiss 5 rounds!

    We are looking for people to shove it to the jerks. No otb conversation, but humiliation for the loser.

    Sign up!

    Mike
    You crappy man!!

    I wanted to do a Duel tournament with 3/7 timeout and you advertise a 3/0 swiss one?

    Then you post a link to your forum???
    It's a ForumWars tournament,you must post a link to ForumWars,what the hell!!

    http://michaeldweber.com/forumwars/viewforum.php?f=1
  11. Standard memberRavello
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    29 Dec '04 14:31
    Originally posted by rapalla7
    That would be the "unmentionable name".


    Here is a link Flex http://makephpbb.com/phpbb/viewtopic.php?t=153&mforum=theamericlan
    F*** this link,the tournament is held at ForumWars!

    http://michaeldweber.com/forumwars/
  12. Over seas
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    30 Dec '04 03:02
    I have stepped aside from running this tournament. Ravello will now organize it.

    Mike
  13. Subscriberno1marauder
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    30 Dec '04 03:51
    Originally posted by rapalla7
    I have stepped aside from running this tournament. Ravello will now organize it.

    Mike
    Wow! It must be totally humiliating to be forced out from running the "Tournament of Humiliation"!! That's the most humiliating thing I ever heard; you must be totally humiliated. Why, after that humiliation you must be a glutton for humiliation to still join the "Tournament of Humiliation". You're a brave man; I'd be too humiliated!!
  14. Over seas
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    30 Dec '04 03:56
    Originally posted by no1marauder
    Wow! It must be totally humiliating to be forced out from running the "Tournament of Humiliation"!! That's the most humiliating thing I ever heard; you must be totally humiliated. Why, after that humiliation you must be a glutton for humiliation to still join the "Tournament of Humiliation". You're a brave man; I'd be too humiliated!!
    Yes, it is true. I am humiliated. Thank you for pointing that out....thank you. For all of the things you are I can alway depend on you. I will cowtow, and be happy about it.
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