Overthinking the silence – Chessbase News

[Note that Jon Speelman also looks at the content of the article in video format, here embedded at the end of the article.] Chess (as played by human beings) is both a technical and a psychological battle, and once players become reasonably proficient at the technical side then the psychological one becomes equally important. Decision-making isnt that hard as such when there are forced lines,since you have to do your best at calculating them and make a choice.But in the space that precedes hand-to-hand combat it becomes much more a case of how you feel

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How Stupid Does Governor Whitmer Think Michiganders Are? – wbckfm.com

I did not write that headline as clickbait, I wrote that headline because that was the first thing that came to my mind when I read the first paragraph of an article in the Detroit News. At a press conference yesterday Governor Whitmer addressed the growing scandal surrounding her use of a private Gulfstream G-280 twin engine jet to fly to Florida to, what she said, was to visit her sick father. Could this be the old sick family member trick

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