Do you play chess?

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  1. Missourian
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    I love to play...but I suck.

    No, really...if I beat a 1200, I feel pretty good about it.

    I have Chessmaster 9000 and a received a new travel chess set for Christmas, so perhaps my play will improve.

    How about you?
     
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    I played it a lot in the Army, especially in N. Ireland. But my wife prefers poker, so I don't play nearly as much as I used to.
     
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    There's a chess thread around somewhere.

    I haven't played in quite a while. Learned as a kid but really polished my skills with a very good opponent in college.
     
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    I am not that good, but I do enjoy playing it.
     
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    Remember the old TV series "Combat"?

    Checkmate King 2, this is White Rook... over.
     
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    No, I don't.
     
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    Yes, but I'm bad at it and I haven't played in years. Maybe I should start again.

    I had the original Chessmaster program in the 80s.
     
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    I know the basic moves of the pieces but I very seldom play chess cause it just sucks.
     
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    Yes and I take my son to a chess magnet program and help the kids all k through 3rd grade
     
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    I love to play. Probably my favorite board game. I play online at flashchess3 mostly. Yall should join. I can beat your ass hehe
     
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