How the MSM likes to represent chess
Gross Indecency! Cheating! Murder!
Move over Sinquefield Cup! Wonderful today to see that chess is back in the MSM news! This time for ‘gross indecency‘ , including molesting a 9-year old boy. Well, not very flattering for our favourite game I admit, but maybe I shouldn’t be so negative! Better to have chess in the news than not in the news, eh!?
Why does chess have a bad reputation?
You might want to read THIS article that I wrote a while ago. Just one of many such blog articles on what is wrong with chess’ reputation. What is wrong with MSM? Chess has been sliding steadily since Kasparov lost to Deep Blue…let’s blame it on the russians again?! Or is it a cultural ‘thing’?
Is she doing a ‘Sambuev’ manoeuvre?