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 […]


An Open Letter to Taylor Swift 2   Recently updated !

An open letter to Taylor Swift in thank you for her one million dollar donation to 2016 flood stricken Louisiana people..I am a professional chess master/ author/public performer who has lived in New Orleans (and San Francisco) for half a century … long before you were born, little sister … […]


“Staggering swindle of a lifetime!”

Michael Ciamarra quotes Jude Acers in his latest chess column at Al.com: A number of very memorable, instructive games were played at the 42nd World Chess Olympiad in Baku. But there was one game that bordered on extraordinary.   In Round 7 of the Olympiad, the American team defeated the […]


CHESSFLASH WORLD NEWS/Sep 13, 2016   Recently updated !

BAKU 2016 WORLD 42ND  CHESS OLYMPIAD GOLD TEAM CHESS CHAMPIONSHIP WON BY MONSTER TEAM USA CHESS TODAY …  Baku, Azerbaijan … THEY ARE CHAMPIONS OF THE WORLD!     CARUANA … SO …NAKAMURA … SHANKLAND … BENSON  CAME THROUGH UNDEFEATED … THAT IS RIGHT … NEVER LOST A TEAM MATCH DURING THE ENTIRE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP […]


CHESSFLASH WORLD NEWS/Sep 12, 2017

FANTASTIC USA CHESS TEAM WINS VERSUS GEORGIA TODAY… ROLLS ON TO THE FINAL WORLD OLYMPIAD 4 GAME ROUND 11 tomorrow Tuesday … USA MASSIVELY FAVORED TO WIN THE WORLD CHESS TEAM 42ND OLYMPIAD CHAMPIONSHIP TUESDAY … live free internet broadcast Round 11 BEGINS (“BAKU 2016 CHESS OLYMPIAD”) 2 am New […]