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  1. When is the time right to resi… MINISTEROFMAGIC It can be argued almost any way. I don't resign, like Mathmagician. Bu…
  2. When is the time right to resi… chessanalyst Its very disrespectful to play on in a completely won position with no…
  3. When is the time right to resi… ThingsFallApart Here's an example of when not to resign (in my defense I was sick and …
  4. When is the time right to resi… Mathmagician @CafeMorphy so you have to give up if you're losing and your opponent …
  5. When is the time right to resi… CafeMorphy It's not really how much you're down, but more about how little time d…
  6. Top 10 biggest Grandmaster mis… Mathmagician It's a bit too fast-paced. Maybe highlighting which move is the blunde…
  7. What are chess teams in Liches… Stephenson Okay I guess I am one then. Somebody said baby boomer's made the plac…
  8. Top 10 biggest Grandmaster mis… PatzerGareBear13 Lol I didn't know that even grandmasters messed up like that. @kha200…
  9. When is the time right to resi… TheIceManV If you keep playing, you can try for stalemate, or even win!
  10. When is the time right to resi… Mathmagician Never. I don't give up. I have won a game when at one point I was a qu…
  11. When is the time right to resi… PatzerGareBear13 Resigning is a sign of respect to your opponent, giving up when you kn…
  12. Is there a way to stop someone… Larissbug Thankyou for that L xx
  13. Editor B-Max211 Thanks for the kind words! Glad you enjoy it! It's about to get even b…
  14. Would this make a good best mo… PatzerGareBear13 @MyKindaPotato on move 21 black plays Rc3+ discovered check to win the…
  15. Is there a way to stop someone… VanitasMarilyn I suggest reporting the player. I think moderators have handed out cha…
  16. CLICK HERE EVERYBODY! seanysean Here's another chess channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC7kS4u…
  17. Is there a way to stop someone… Larissbug There is someone on here who keeps coming to my simuls and disrupting …
  18. Good strategy I guess? Justice_Roberts Thank you @PatzerGareBear13 A lot of the games I lose because I need t…
  19. Program on Mac to analyze and … Solal35 Personnaly the best chess programs I found working on Mac are ChessX a…
  20. Program on Mac to analyze and … ziepes Hello! I'm struggling to find a chess program which I could use for…
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