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Battle of the Sexes Chess Match 3: The Rematch

By Louis Magnifico

Having never played chess before Louis taught her how to play, and after proceeding to defeat Louis in 7 out of 8 games (including their very first match when Louis was teaching her how to play for the very first time), Char was the undisputed chess champion of The Traveling Twosome, right? ┬áIn fact,... »

Chess Success, Chess Mess: Girl Power or Beginner’s Luck

By Louis Magnifico

Chess Mess ________________________________ Chess Mess, by Louis Magnifico On Thursday, May 21, 2011, Char and I visited a locally owned coffee bar in Midtown Memphis while waiting for friends to arrive at a nearby restaurant for dinner. We ordered drinks and sat down at a table which had a large chess board on it.... »