Coffee with Attitude
How are you today? It is already the 3rd Thursday of the year! Life seems to be threatening , little by little, … Read the rest
Liang shines at Pan-Am
Grandmaster Awonder Liang was in action at the recent Pan American Intercollegiate Team Championship over the Xmas holidays in Dulles. The … Read the rest
Shades of Munich 1936!?
Novak Djokovic becomes the 1st professional athlete in the history of sports to be banned from a major sports competition for
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Sally Duberson, born 1942, Playmate January 1965
I dedicate this photo to today’s avid readers in Afghanistan who have chalked up some 3,500 … Read the rest
Another expert says no!
Something extraordinary is happening all around the world. People are beginning to say no and not fear the consequences. Even the … Read the rest
An ad from a women’s lingerie magazine from the 1950s. Quite daring for the time! Below are some others that a reader sent me. … Read the rest
Seeing is believing…
Since the pandemic began in early 2020, legacy media has redefined itself. Bias and censorship have become the norms. Journalists no longer … Read the rest
Still has the brilliant touch, but…
Nigel Short has clearly not yet fully recovered from his Covid hospitalization last month. This was evident in the … Read the rest
The Covid Narrative is Crumbling
How was your weekend? This Monday morning do yourself a favour while you have your coffee and listen to all … Read the rest
“The only truth is music.”―
How are you today? I’ve been following with interest a number of open tournaments that have been … Read the rest
Mirror, Mirror on the wall…
“It’s very important for me to be needed for what I am, not just for how I look”. – Rita … Read the rest
Saved by the bell!
Nigel Short’s round 2 game at the 6th Vergani Cup against a talented 14-year old boy caught my eye. Nigel’s opponent … Read the rest
Crushing Win in 23 Moves!
As written elsewhere on this blog, Grandmaster Bosko Abramovic died suddenly in mid December (2021) at age 70. Below I … Read the rest
Light the way!
The Hollywood-perfect smile of 27 year old social media sensation Lily Maymac. Born in Sweden and having Australian nationality, Miss Maymac … Read the rest
As we enter a new year, the start of the third year of the pandemic, all I can say is that if you have … Read the rest