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Member since Oct-26-05 · Last seen Feb-07-09
58 YO, former rated player (1450). Have not played tournament chess for over 20 years.

I like Alekhine because he is one of the few great player's whose ideas I sometimes understand, just playing through his games.

I like Bobby Fischer because he was in his prime and generating a LOT of excitement in the chess world while I was just starting to play chess somewhat seriously.

My current goal is to learn more about computer chess and perhaps begin playing some correspondence chess.

I am a computer software analyst by day, and a proud Grandpa ALL the time ...

   TTLump has kibitzed 361 times to chessgames   [less...]
   Apr-04-07 TheAlchemist chessforum (replies)
TTLump: wow, what a difference two little moves can make since I last checked in! Has anyone looked at 20.gxf7+ ? It seems to cause us some difficulties at first glance ...
   Feb-16-07 TTLump chessforum (replies)
TTLump: <brankat: Do You still visit Your forum, on occasion? :-)> Apparently "on occasion". I should try to get back here more often but as you can see almost 2 weeks passed and no-one posted until you.
   Jan-21-07 achieve chessforum (replies)
TTLump: is this where we discuss anlaysis, opening lines, specific move strategy, etc. and then vote for the moves? If so, how does that differ from <the Alchemist> forum?
   Jan-21-07 brankat chessforum (replies)
TTLump: <Brankat> I think it might be helpful if we had a more concise explanation of the purpose, rules, etc. for using the three different forums that you list in the profile. I for one, am not sure what we would actually discuss in THIS forum, since we already have two other forums ...
   Jan-21-07 Dutch (A80) (replies)
TTLump: <TheAlchemist: <TTLump> It would probably be best to just continue developing with 4...Bg7, and treating it like a normal Leningrad (with O-O, d6, c6, Nc6, Qe8, Nbd7, you have many options) with an extra tempo, which can't be that bad :-)> that makes me feel pretty good, ...
   Jan-20-07 Shulman vs The World, 2007 (replies)
TTLump: <Sneaky: <TTLump:><1. d4 f5 2. c3 Nf6 3. Nf3 g6 4. c4 ... There are quite a few occurances of this position with WHITE to move, but none with Black to move! See Opening Explorer for some examples> here is the link to the Opening Explorer page for the position after ...
   Jan-16-07 chesstoplay chessforum (replies)
   Jan-14-07 The World vs A Nickel, 2006 (replies)
TTLump: Wow! I go on vacation for a week and what do I find on my return?! Congrats to the World Team, especially those who spent hours, days, weeks, (months?) analyzing positions, organizing the fora, keeping the peace, and ensuring a credible result on behalf of us all. This has been an ...
   Jan-03-07 RandomVisitor chessforum (replies)
TTLump: slightly off topic, but has anyone else here ever used or still use Chess Genius Classic 7.138R ? I have not used Rybka or Fritz, so I have no way to compare it against these. Does anyone know of any site where chess engines are compared/compete with each other, etc?
   Dec-23-06 themadhair chessforum (replies)
TTLump: <isemeria: On p. 962 <Thorsson> gives the following line: 44...Kf6 45.Kg3 g5 46.h4 gxh4+ 47.Kxh4 Kg6 48.Kg3 Kf5 49.Kf3 Ke6 (Kg5 50.Rxd5+) 50.Kf4 Kf6 (Kd7 51.Kg5 wins too) 51.Rb1> Thorsson's line looks very convincing, and after analyzing a couple of variations that ...
   Dec-21-06 Eyal chessforum (replies)
   Dec-21-06 twinlark chessforum (replies)
   Dec-19-06 Timman vs Hug, 1974 (replies)
   Dec-09-06 YouRang chessforum (replies)
   Dec-07-06 G Garcia Gonzalez vs Quinteros, 1982 (replies)
   Dec-04-06 monad chessforum (replies)
   Dec-02-06 OhioChessFan chessforum (replies)
   Dec-02-06 A Schneider vs Dolmatov, 1983 (replies)
   Dec-02-06 Kramnik vs Deep Fritz, 2002 (replies)
   Dec-01-06 Rellstab vs Ahues, 1930 (replies)
   Nov-30-06 M Lowcki vs Tartakower, 1937 (replies)
   Nov-29-06 Roesch vs W Schlage, 1910 (replies)
   Nov-29-06 Carlsen vs Morozevich, 2006 (replies)
   Nov-28-06 Przepiorka vs L Steiner, 1925 (replies)
   Nov-28-06 D Kosic vs S Cvetkovic, 1994 (replies)
   Nov-27-06 C A S Damant vs NN, 1932 (replies)
   Nov-26-06 N Sabbag vs C de Holanda, 1992 (replies)
   Nov-26-06 N Alexandria vs Levitina, 1975 (replies)
   Nov-25-06 J Tamargo vs Fischer, 1956 (replies)
   Nov-24-06 Watson vs J Littlewood, 1991 (replies)
   Nov-22-06 Maroczy vs O Tenner, 1926 (replies)
   Oct-06-06 Geller vs Pribyl, 1984 (replies)
   Oct-05-06 Kramnik vs Topalov, 2006 (replies)
   Sep-29-06 Kramnik vs Topalov, 2006 (replies)
   Sep-28-06 Kouatly vs Tseshkovsky, 1988 (replies)
   Sep-27-06 Topalov vs Kramnik, 2006 (replies)
   Mar-02-06 S Khodzhibekov vs Korchnoi, 1956 (replies)
   Feb-28-06 Vasiukov vs V Hora, 1965
   Feb-27-06 V Yemelin vs E Goric, 2001 (replies)
   Feb-04-06 Suetin vs Bagirov, 1961 (replies)
   Feb-01-06 Stahlberg vs Szabo, 1953 (replies)
   Feb-01-06 F Manca vs F Braga, 1992 (replies)
   Jan-16-06 Oral vs M Kantorik, 2000 (replies)
   Jan-13-06 Capablanca vs Spielmann, 1928 (replies)
   Jan-04-06 O Martius vs K Darga, 1958 (replies)
   Dec-31-05 I Santana vs A Thorgrimsdottir, 2002 (replies)
   Dec-30-05 Polgar vs Kasparov, 1994 (replies)
   Dec-30-05 Gligoric vs Larsen, 1967 (replies)
   Dec-30-05 G Sigurjonsson vs Timman, 1980 (replies)
   Dec-28-05 S Chumfwa vs W Kobese, 2002 (replies)
   Dec-28-05 A Wilhelm vs W Bareiss, 1971 (replies)
   Dec-26-05 Kotov vs Bondarevsky, 1936 (replies)
   Dec-26-05 Janosevic vs Petrosian, 1978 (replies)
   Dec-23-05 Keres vs A Tarnowski, 1952 (replies)
   Dec-22-05 Ivkov vs A Dueckstein, 1967 (replies)
   Dec-21-05 B Lasker vs Tarrasch, 1882 (replies)
   Dec-21-05 Kotov vs Botvinnik, 1939 (replies)
   Dec-21-05 Pachman vs G Gunnarsson, 1967 (replies)
   Dec-16-05 A Moiseenko vs Potkin, 2003 (replies)
   Dec-15-05 Smyslov vs M Fuller, 1969 (replies)
   Dec-13-05 Miles vs Hort, 1982 (replies)
   Dec-12-05 Tseitlin vs E Dizdarevic, 1999 (replies)
   Dec-11-05 P Ricardi vs Leko, 1994 (replies)
   Dec-10-05 A Bannik vs Tal, 1955 (replies)
   Dec-09-05 Stein vs Portisch, 1962 (replies)
   Dec-07-05 Panno vs J Aitken, 1958 (replies)
   Dec-05-05 B Ivanovic vs Ftacnik, 1982 (replies)
   Dec-05-05 A Kristjansson vs I Brynjolfsson, 1995 (replies)
   Dec-03-05 Sznapik vs Balashov, 1990 (replies)
   Dec-02-05 G Minchev vs K Kolev, 1991 (replies)
   Dec-02-05 Karpov vs Korchnoi, 1994 (replies)
   Nov-30-05 Vladimirov vs D Donchev, 1976 (replies)
   Nov-30-05 Van Wely vs C Hansen, 1992 (replies)
   Nov-29-05 A Lein vs Benjamin, 1986 (replies)
   Nov-27-05 F Zita vs Antoshin, 1965 (replies)
   Nov-25-05 Geller vs Kholmov, 1957 (replies)
   Nov-23-05 Szabo vs K Langeweg, 1964 (replies)
   Nov-22-05 T Fogarasi vs D Breder, 2000 (replies)
   Nov-22-05 E J Diemer vs Portz, 1948 (replies)
   Nov-18-05 Szabo vs Stahlberg, 1960 (replies)
   Nov-17-05 Flohr vs D Rovner, 1950 (replies)
   Nov-16-05 Alekhine vs Vasic, 1931 (replies)
   Nov-10-05 A Zaitsev vs Gipslis, 1969 (replies)
   Nov-09-05 Timman vs R Byrne, 1980 (replies)
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