|Rating(1-10)||Knowledgeability = 10||Clarity of Response = 10||Politeness = 10|
|Comment||Thank you very much. I don't know why the reaction was so strong. Might be because I had her scared, and she wanted to rattle me! It worked! I ended up losing the game and I was in a very strong position. Lost my concentration!|
I've read a good deal on the subject and I can answer a lot of chess history questions (or at least I'll know where to look them up). Also questions regarding analyzing specific positions (although with the advent of powerful chess software, this isn't likely to have the importance it once did).
I was a national master in the US for a number of years. My peak USCF rating was 2290, and I was ranked in the top 150 in the state of California. My current published rating is 2177.
B.A. Sonoma State University 1984 (English major with Communications emphasis)