054 - May Musings

Episode 54 - May Musings

The FEB gang share a bottle of wine and check in on the World Championship, Magnus Carlsen, online blitz grudge matches with Americans and what's (not) rotten in the state of Denmark. Dormant but not dead, subscribe to the podcast to get our irreverent if irregular inquiries into the state of chess and the chess world!

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053 - FIDE-fi-fo-fum

Episode 53 - FIDE-fi-fo-fum

We go for gold with a preview of the Chess Olympiad in Batumi and the FIDE Presidential elections. Plus unplanned banter about Bitcoin and Twitch streams. Are players too lazy for politics? And 'Oh Capablanca' is music to our tears.

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Episode 52 - The Full English Break...

WTF, where have we been? Caruana and the Candidates, Agon limited success, and FIDE politics, plus hypnosis, bitcoin and a whatever else comes out with the help of a bottle of wine.

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051 - World Couple

Episode 51 - World Couple

We discuss the format of the World Cup, elite ratings, and Candidates qualification heading into Isle of Man.

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050 - Raw British

Episode 50 - Raw British

Simon and Lawrence dish on their British Championship experiences in Llandudno, Wales.

050 - Raw British

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049 - Smooth Subliminal

Simon in a boxing bout? GMs under 15 who may or may not become 2700, and Magnus Carlsen's heated interview.

049 - Smooth Subliminal

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048 - Ivana be URS

IM Malcolm Pein on the new Grand Chess Tour, plus Nick Murphy has a date with The Mating Game co-author IM Jovanka Houska. 

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Trent tackles a unique American NFL football pro and M.I.T PhD candidate, whose middle name may as well be "chess". 

047 - John C. Urschel, NFL or Nf3?

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It's Awonder, grandmaster, why no one did CharityChess.org before!

046 - I’ll Raise You a grandmaster

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Grappling with anonymous online chess cheats.

044 - Here’s Lookin’ at Hou, Kid

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