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by Phil Makepeace
Thu Jun 18, 2020 4:30 pm
Forum: Adverts
Topic: The Chess Pit Podcast
Replies: 97
Views: 12770

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Here's the preview for Episode 21 which will be released at 1am. Why did I have Wolf Hall on the brain? And who is Lou Paul?
by Phil Makepeace
Sat Jun 13, 2020 12:09 am
Forum: Adverts
Topic: The Chess Pit Podcast
Replies: 97
Views: 12770

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It would appear that every single thread that’s ever been posted on this forum is in the process of being dredged up, thus ruining the entire meaning of ‘topics’. So forgive me if I bump this a few more times this week than I generally might. Our Twitter has been aflame this evening with reaction to...
by Phil Makepeace
Fri Jun 12, 2020 10:47 am
Forum: Adverts
Topic: The Chess Pit Podcast
Replies: 97
Views: 12770

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Episode 20 is upon us. Featuring cafés in St Andrew’s, Russian politics, and the London Underground. Enjoy!
by Phil Makepeace
Thu Jun 11, 2020 6:18 pm
Forum: Adverts
Topic: The Chess Pit Podcast
Replies: 97
Views: 12770

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Here's the preview for Episode 20, which will be unleashed upon a probably-somewhat-suspecting world overnight. Why on earth is Chris talking about Babe?
by Phil Makepeace
Thu Jun 04, 2020 5:56 pm
Forum: Adverts
Topic: The Chess Pit Podcast
Replies: 97
Views: 12770

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Episode 19 features Leonard Barden, World Champion monuments, and a distinct lack of recall.
by Phil Makepeace
Thu May 28, 2020 5:56 pm
Forum: Adverts
Topic: The Chess Pit Podcast
Replies: 97
Views: 12770

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Episode 18 is one giant citation. Women's chess gets covered in depth as well as another undercelebrated master. Our erstwhile Rules feature also makes a triumphant return.
by Phil Makepeace
Sun May 24, 2020 4:47 am
Forum: Congress Diary
Topic: Checkmate Covid-19
Replies: 18
Views: 1657

Re: Checkmate Covid-19

Here's the full replay of the night shift I just pulled: https://www.twitch.tv/videos/630266460
by Phil Makepeace
Sat May 23, 2020 3:46 pm
Forum: Congress Diary
Topic: Checkmate Covid-19
Replies: 18
Views: 1657

Re: Checkmate Covid-19

I'm doing the graveyard shift (1am - 4am) over at https://twitch.tv/chesspitpod. Please keep me company.
by Phil Makepeace
Fri May 22, 2020 5:34 pm
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Topic: The Chess Pit Podcast
Replies: 97
Views: 12770

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We’ve also started a new team over on lichess. Join to participate in some tournaments and simultaneous exhibitions we’ll be running over the summer, and to keep up-to-date with Blitz Album Parties and other streams! Here y’are.
by Phil Makepeace
Thu May 21, 2020 6:40 pm
Forum: Adverts
Topic: The Chess Pit Podcast
Replies: 97
Views: 12770

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Episode 17 is largely on the small screen this week and includes chess computers in human tournaments, and being infamous for coming second.
by Phil Makepeace
Thu May 14, 2020 3:41 pm
Forum: Adverts
Topic: The Chess Pit Podcast
Replies: 97
Views: 12770

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Episode 16 contains a small preview of the Steinitz Memorial, visits gangland Norway, and asks how one should choose a chess coach.
by Phil Makepeace
Mon May 11, 2020 10:35 pm
Forum: Adverts
Topic: The Chess Pit Podcast
Replies: 97
Views: 12770

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Every Monday at 9pm on Twitch we're doing a First to Four Charity Blitz Challenge, where I'll take somebody on in a best-of-seven match on lichess. The winner donates £7 to a charity of their choice. So far I've lost both and the Alzheimers Society and the Trussell Trust have each benefited. The str...
by Phil Makepeace
Thu May 07, 2020 1:50 pm
Forum: Adverts
Topic: The Chess Pit Podcast
Replies: 97
Views: 12770

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Episode 15 includes pies and communists!
by Phil Makepeace
Thu Apr 30, 2020 3:51 pm
Forum: Adverts
Topic: The Chess Pit Podcast
Replies: 97
Views: 12770

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Episode 14 is our long-awaited Tony Miles special!
by Phil Makepeace
Tue Apr 28, 2020 11:30 pm
Forum: Adverts
Topic: The Chess Pit Podcast
Replies: 97
Views: 12770

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We’ve just recorded our Tony Miles Special which should be out on Thursday. As preview material, here’s a replay of a stream looking at Ligterink - Miles, which I got to know first through Geoff Chandler’s wonderful obit.