Author: Lake Toba

Campus Question – May 31, 2017

Tonight’s question, greetings, and banter here. (More) Today still more stuff happened.  In light of all the bad news, is there any hope for a good outcome from the Trump Administration? Programming note: BPI’s South Campus has internet issues, because Third World or something down there. +++++ Today on Campus Mixed Nuts – Too Much is Not Enough Midday Matinee – Linda Lee with Homophobia +++++ Credit: Adobe Stock Images. Standard...

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Chess Grand Master Explains His Thoughts in an Online Game

This video is a longer one, but one that I found absolutely fascinating.  Chess Grand Master Simon Williams plays many games online and records them for playback on YouTube.  In his series “Longer Games” he steps through his thought processes, and his evaluation of his opponent’s plans and explains how and why he makes his decisions.  In addition to the fascinating window into how a grand master thinks, he’s also an entertaining personality. If you have 45 minutes, grab your favorite drink and enjoy! +++++ Image Credit: Simon Williams,...

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