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by Mike Truran
Fri May 23, 2008 12:29 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Charles W Wood - credible or not?
Replies: 40
Views: 5766

Re: Charles W Wood - credible or not?

I think people are losing the will to live on this one. A masterclass in prolixity and obfuscation (and often sheer incomprehensibility).
by Mike Truran
Thu May 22, 2008 3:49 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Charles W Wood - credible or not?
Replies: 40
Views: 5766

Re: Charles W Wood - credible or not?

I confess to finding the continuing silence of the ECF directors on this matter (and indeed other matters) very disquieting. For all we know the ECF might be driving full steam ahead into the biggest PR train crash in its history (and that's against some pretty stiff competition). Burying one's head...
by Mike Truran
Wed May 21, 2008 10:23 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: John Robinson Trust
Replies: 70
Views: 7261

Re: John Robinson Trust

Simon

Many thanks for the kind words. Penalties loom and the tension is mounting, so I thought I would slip in a quick post. It was a KID Four Pawns Attack, but I can't remember the result. I hope I won.

Mike
by Mike Truran
Tue May 20, 2008 11:31 am
Forum: Chess Sets for Schools Project
Topic: Free Chess Sets for schools
Replies: 121
Views: 26524

Re: Free Chess Sets for schools

Charles You really don't set out out to win friends, do you? Why on earth would you suggest in your recent post that I have less credibility than you? (as if it were some sort of competition?) If you had bothered to read my original post properly, you would have clearly understood that I was not que...
by Mike Truran
Sun May 18, 2008 8:22 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Resignation Rumours
Replies: 259
Views: 25887

Re: Resignation Rumours

Well, let's see what David has to say once you let him have what he has asked for. If you're right we can no doubt expect a fulsome apology from him for doubting you. PS we haven't had an update on the chess sets project for a while yet. How many sets if any have been delivered so far, and what are ...
by Mike Truran
Sun May 18, 2008 5:20 pm
Forum: ECF Matters
Topic: Resignation Rumours
Replies: 259
Views: 25887

Re: Resignation Rumours

Charles It feels like you are (intentionally or unintentionally) somewhat missing the point here. Your credibility is being called into question by somebody who does not believe what you are claiming to have done. There is an important underlying point here as regards the credibility of the person w...
by Mike Truran
Fri Jun 08, 2007 10:20 pm
Forum: Grading Debate
Topic: GRADING ANOMALIES
Replies: 565
Views: 76558

Gents

How about giving it a break now? - or at least sharing your views amongst yourselves in the privacy of your own homes? I'm really not very sure that anybody apart from from a hard core of Caissic train spotters really cares much.

Mike
by Mike Truran
Fri May 18, 2007 11:42 pm
Forum: Grading Debate
Topic: GRADING ANOMALIES
Replies: 565
Views: 76558

Heavens above, this is so boring!