Free Range by Bill Whitehead for October 02, 2023

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    SHAKEDOWNVILLE  5 months ago

    Last “ditch” effort.

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    Ratkin  5 months ago

    My dad hated losing. He was like Trump – he always won no matter what. When I checkmated him he tried to checkmate me on the next move and claim it was a tie. He refused to admit he lost.

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    Nighthawks Premium Member 5 months ago

    makes castling a bit difficult

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    Gameguy49 Premium Member 5 months ago

    Agnes is going to play chess today, don’t give her any ideas.

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    Out of the Past  5 months ago

    Too absurd.

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    DJohnny  5 months ago

    Well, since the King is in check, I think there is a problem? But, as he says, there isn’t a mote-rule, so, I think this will be a stalemate?

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    PlatudimusAtom Premium Member 5 months ago

    If he’s allowed to do that then it’s only fair that a couple of pawns be replaced with trebouchets.

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    Stephen Gilberg  5 months ago

    Shouldn’t you do that to the castle?

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    Frank Burns Eats Worms  5 months ago

    Waterboarding.

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    goboboyd  5 months ago

    If you castle, you’ll have to move the moat. And probably build a second one. Remember, for tournament play you’ll probably have to document every move (both players) and I don’t recall a universally approved entry for ‘moat’.

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    Laurie Stoker Premium Member 5 months ago

    The Queen doesn’t need a moat – it’s the King who needs the most protection!

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    paullp Premium Member 5 months ago

    My response would be, “Fine. Then you can show me where it specifically says that a moat on the board somehow functions as a protective device.”

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