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“The existence of God, atheism, determinism, liberation, societies, death, etc.”

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It may not be inapt to liken the attainment of the North…

1956 thumb chess

“I sought devices to enable me mechanically to abide my waking hours…….

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“My love of dynamic comp­lications…”

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“Even chess was too poetical for him.”

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“All voting is a sort of gaming, like checkers or backgammon.”

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The longer they played, they happier grew.

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During the endgame, the king comes into his own.

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“The ordinary recreations which we have in winter”

1955 thumb

“Like a chess board of vert and azure.”


“Analysis is a glittering opportunity for training.”


Check out the fruits of these characters!

Klassy chess!

Retro-futuristic chess.

The Omega Man plays chess — alone.

“I’m the darling of the chess set.”


The HiLo Life.

Chess ain’t just for highbrows.

“There is no remorse like the remorse of Chess.”

“Life is a kind of Chess.”

Atomic Chess is won by causing the explosion of the opposing king.

Chess is the art of analysis.

Is Beckett’s ENDGAME based on an endgame analyzed by Duchamp?

“Chess is the word, it’s the word that you heard”