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by JonManley
Tue Apr 30, 2019 7:57 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Wanted: Kingpin back issues
Replies: 4
Views: 1217

Re: Wanted: Kingpin back issues

I may have some of the early issues you are looking for, Andrew. You can reach me at jon_manley@msn.com
by JonManley
Tue Apr 30, 2019 1:14 pm
Forum: For Sale
Topic: Wanted: Kingpin back issues
Replies: 4
Views: 1217

Re: Wanted: Kingpin back issues

by JonManley
Sun Nov 22, 2015 1:58 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Guardian article by Stephen Moss
Replies: 66
Views: 7905

Re: Guardian article by Stephen Moss

I should point out that neither Stephen Moss nor I had read Alex Lewis's article until we had it waved in front of our faces by the aforementioned Mr Manley. John, I recommend that you read Andy (not Alex) Lewis's 3 excellent articles on Kasparov. Over the past couple of weeks I have quoted a few e...
by JonManley
Sun Nov 22, 2015 10:26 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Guardian article by Stephen Moss
Replies: 66
Views: 7905

Re: Guardian article by Stephen Moss

Matthew Turner wrote: The article that has been produced seems perfectly well written, but I am not sure it contains any big revelations.
Agreed, I've read similar material elsewhere http://www.kingpinchess.net/2015/11/lookalikes/
by JonManley
Mon Aug 31, 2015 2:10 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Media comments on chess
Replies: 3066
Views: 334992

Re: Media comments on chess

Defensive moves: Greece treated 'like a pawn to be sacrificed on a larger chessboard' (at 26:53): http://yanisvaroufakis.eu/2015/08/31/va ... cumentary/
by JonManley
Fri Aug 21, 2015 11:18 pm
Forum: Chess History
Topic: Chess Playing Butchers
Replies: 5
Views: 1169

Re: Chess Playing Butchers

Frederick Dewhurst Yates.
by JonManley
Sat Jun 06, 2015 8:31 am
Forum: International News
Topic: FIFA/FIDE?
Replies: 30
Views: 3708

Re: FIFA/FIDE?

Too numerous to list here, I fear, but here are some more: http://www.kingpinchess.net/2015/03/chess-murder-fraud/
by JonManley
Sat Jun 06, 2015 12:16 am
Forum: International News
Topic: FIFA/FIDE?
Replies: 30
Views: 3708

Re: FIFA/FIDE?

Just innuendo? I spotted a few facts. Ah well, can't please everyone...
by JonManley
Fri Jun 05, 2015 8:46 pm
Forum: International News
Topic: FIFA/FIDE?
Replies: 30
Views: 3708

Re: FIFA/FIDE?

by JonManley
Sat May 16, 2015 4:50 pm
Forum: Deaths & Obituaries
Topic: IM Colin Crouch
Replies: 48
Views: 13629

Re: IM Colin Crouch

An interview with Colin Crouch from 1996 http://www.kingpinchess.net/2015/05/col ... questions/
by JonManley
Sat Apr 18, 2015 2:58 pm
Forum: Deaths & Obituaries
Topic: IM Colin Crouch
Replies: 48
Views: 13629

Re: IM Colin Crouch

I share everyone's sorrow. Not only was Colin a friendly, thoughtful and sensitive person, but he had a magnificent, mischievous sense of humour. He penned one of the funniest parodies of a chess writer I have read http://www.kingpinchess.net/2014/11/che ... -fine-art/
by JonManley
Sun Mar 22, 2015 12:04 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Media comments on chess
Replies: 3066
Views: 334992

Re: Media comments on chess

'the Tory grandmaster of strategy ... more of a dice-throwing politician than a chess-playing one' http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfre ... -favourite
by JonManley
Thu Oct 30, 2014 2:27 am
Forum: Deaths & Obituaries
Topic: RFA Harman
Replies: 11
Views: 4375

Re: RFA Harman

Jimmy Adams has written a warm, funny tribute to his friend http://www.kingpinchess.net/2014/10/ron ... hess-club/.
by JonManley
Fri Jul 25, 2014 7:38 pm
Forum: Deaths & Obituaries
Topic: Andrew Jonathan Whiteley
Replies: 20
Views: 7468

Re: Andrew Jonathan Whiteley