CHESSFLASH WORLD NEWS/Jan. 29, 2017

WIJK AAN ZEE, Holland — AMERICAN WESLEY SO AGAIN (9-4 UNDEFEATED) SHOCKS THE CHESS WORLD, WINS 14 player TATA STEEL INTERNATIONAL ONE FULL POINT AHEAD OF WORLD CHESS CHAMPION MAGNUS CARLSEN TODAY … Tremendous wild west games in the final round featured a murderous piece sacrifice, endgames that were sending […]


Jude Acers Remembers Bruce Springsteen   Recently updated !

  I was living the life of an aspiring musician. A circumstantial bohemian – and as I have already mentioned I didn’t do any drugs or drink…one of my ex-roommates, a fellow guitarist would end it all with a gunshot to the head after a short life of ingesting too […]


CHESSFLASH WORLD NEWS/Dec 17, 2016

San Francisco, California — THIS JUST IN FROM 2016 WORLD CHAMPION CHESS OLYMPIAD TEAM CAPTAIN MR. JOHN DONALDSON–“THE DEAN OF AMERICAN CHESS” and DIRECTOR OF THE MECHANICS INSTITUTE CHESS ROOMS, 57 POST STREET, 4TH FLOOR SAN FRANCISCO–it really is true … and the 5 mega event “Grand Tour” chess circuit’s […]


Get Krazy

New Orleans writer and journalist Michael Tisserand, who wrote about how Jude made out following Hurricane Katrina (as well as Bobby Fischer’s 1964 chess tour that brought him to Baton Rouge and New Orleans), has just published a new book to much acclaim about comics legend and New Orleans native George Herriman, […]


CHESSFLASH WORLD NEWS/Nov 30, 2016

New York City, NY — Shocking with the black pieces with the all time great classical defense of the golden Ruy Lopez opening … World Chess champion MAGNUS CARLSEN at last after 20 MURDEROUS days roared into the one game lead over the tremendous defensive miracle Houdini … S. Karjakin […]