by greenpawn34 on Jun 13 2018 11:19 | 4559 views | 1 edit | Last edit on Jun 13 2018 11:26
Hello again and first question of the day is...What is this?
It is infact the mascot for the 2018 Chess Olympiad which is being held
in Batumi, Georgia from the 23rd of September to the 6th of October.
I have not been able to find out the turtles name. All I can find is ‘The Turtle.’
The dates are important because the World title match between Carlsen and...
Found in a 50p box at the ‘Homes for the Homeless’ Charity shop.
The 50p is the actual change I got from the £1.00 I handed over.
A solid gold chess bracelet. Well not actually solid gold but when
I give it to my newest girlfriend, Bald Flo Jones, I will tell her it is.
by greenpawn34 on Apr 10 2018 00:22 | 4395 views | 3 edits | Last edit on Apr 10 2018 01:27
There is a moment in this film when Emma Prentiss (as played by
Jane Seymour) shows Inspector Frederick Abberline (as played by
Michael Caine) an artists impression of Jack the Ripper ( as played
by.....nobody really knows). She says she is selling the drawing to
The Stand Magazine but (and I’m sure most of you know this) the
grisly murders took place in London in 1888, the Strand Magazine...
And this is how badly I am afflicted by the chess bug...
...I’m now buying broken china just because it has a chess theme.
My research, and here I remind my readers of my diligence in such matters,
took me to a small village in southern Italy called Polominto and it was here
I met with a one legged man called Luigi ‘He Who Hops’ who told me it wa...