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Re: [chess-7] New Event: Chess Today ! In Memory of Bobby Fischer..... - Will definit Aaron Jan 19, 2008 10:08 AM
New Event: Chess Today ! In Memory of Bobby Fischer..... - Announcing a new event for The Washington, D.C. Chess Meetup! What: Chess Today ! In Memory of Bobby Fischer..... When: Saturday, January 19, 4:00 PM Where: Click the link below to find out! Who should come: Any Cezar Jan 19, 2008 6:29 AM
RE: [chess-7] SATURDAY Chess - .hmmessage P { margin:0px; padding:0px } body.hmmessage { FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY:Tahoma } Hi guys, This Thursday 17 was a sad day for all chess' lovers user 5. Jan 19, 2008 2:21 AM
SATURDAY Chess - Guess the message got sent out late to the list server. So I guess Saturday would be cool. I don't mind where (I live around metro center), so Teaism on 8th and D ST would be nice. Also Dupont Circle (Cosi), or Tryst (Adams Morgan) or possibly somewhe Cezar Jan 19, 2008 2:03 AM
Re: [chess-7] Friday chess ? - possibly...where? On Jan 18,[masked]:06 PM, Cezar < [address removed] > wrote: Victoria Jan 19, 2008 1:49 AM
Friday night Chess - Hi everyone, I know this is last minute, but I will getting out of work early today and going to Tryst in Adams Morgan. Anybody interested in playing some chess ? I was thinking around 7pm. Cezar Jan 19, 2008 12:06 AM
Friday chess ? - Hey guys, I know this is last minute, but I will getting out of work early today and going to Tryst in Adams Morgan. Anybody interested in playing some chess ? I was thinking around 7pm. Cezar Jan 18, 2008 4:22 PM
New Event: Chess Clarity - Announcing a new event for The Washington, D.C. Chess Meetup! What: Chess Clarity When: Wednesday, January 23, 6:00 PM Where: Click the link below to find out! Who should come: Students who are finding it hard t sheridan Jan 17, 2008 4:06 PM
Scheduling games with advance notice - Hello Everyone, I like how there is a lot of interest in organizing events for our meetup. Some of our informal events lately have been on short notice, and that raises the possibility of someone getting stranded waiting for chess players to Michael Jan 11, 2008 11:28 PM
Re: [chess-7] tonight? - Hey you guys are really good at sending out last minute emails! I'm home late from work today, so I'll just go straight to ice skating at 7PM instead and not make the 6PM chess meetup. However, after the skating, I will reconsider coming to user 5. Jan 11, 2008 5:33 PM
Re: [chess-7] tonight? - Preview not available vonbrok Jan 11, 2008 4:37 PM
RE: [chess-7] tonight? - Preview not available Lich Jan 11, 2008 4:25 PM
Re: [chess-7] tonight? - Preview not available vonbrok Jan 11, 2008 4:17 PM
RE: [chess-7] tonight? - Preview not available karen Jan 11, 2008 3:35 PM
Re: [chess-7] tonight? - Preview not available vonbrok Jan 11, 2008 3:10 PM
RE: [chess-7] tonight? - Preview not available Lich Jan 11, 2008 2:58 PM
Re: [chess-7] tonight? - Martin, I assume you're still in? I don't have website admin privileges so I'm not sure how to make this "official." If tonight's meetup goes the way of the Betamax I am just as happy to reschedule or just come to an upcoming pla vonbrok Jan 11, 2008 2:42 PM
tonight? - Are there people meeting up tonight for chess? If so, can you put it on the website, so Peter Jan 11, 2008 10:25 AM
Re: [chess-7] Chess on Wednesday and / or Thursday - I'll be at the Cosi on Connecticut south of Dupont at 7:00. Probably earlier, but I told people 7:00. Marc On Jan 10,[masked]:09 PM, Lich wrote: > Hey, who's going to be there tonight and did anyone decide on a final time > an user 3. Jan 10, 2008 4:40 PM
RE: [chess-7] Chess on Wednesday and / or Thursday - Preview not available Lich Jan 10, 2008 4:09 PM
Re: [chess-7] Chess on Wednesday and / or Thursday - I'm sorry. It turns out I can't make it out Friday after all. Conflicting schedule. Hopefully another time though, and soon. On 1/10/08, Marc Huffnagle < Josh Jan 10, 2008 2:08 PM
Re: [chess-7] Chess on Wednesday and / or Thursday - Hello all, Let's plan on meeting at the South Dupont Cosi at 7:00 tonight. I'll be there with a board set up. See you then! Marc On Jan 9,[masked]:35 PM, valenzuela wrote: > I got your message Marc. No worries... user 3. Jan 10, 2008 11:57 AM
Re: [chess-7] FRIDAY Chess Meetup - Sounds great man. I'll see you there. On 1/10/08, vonbrok < [address removed] > wrote: Josh Jan 10, 2008 10:36 AM
RE: [chess-7] FRIDAY Chess Meetup - vonbrok Jan 10, 2008 10:18 AM
Re: [chess-7] FRIDAY Chess Meetup - Hi, I'm new to the group, and need to touch up my neglected and rusty chess skills like Matt. This would be a good opportunity. Friday at 6 pm works for me. Are we deciding on the Teaism in Dupont? Or Penn Quarter? Josh Jan 10, 2008 10:00 AM
RE: [chess-7] FRIDAY Chess Meetup - I will be available to play one game on Friday. I can be there at 5:30PM at the earliest. Then at 7 PM I have to leave. Let's decide on Teaism as the meeting place. 6P user 5. Jan 9, 2008 9:41 PM
RE: [chess-7] FRIDAY Chess Meetup - vonbrok Jan 9, 2008 8:20 PM
Re: [chess-7] Chess on Wednesday and / or Thursday - I got your message Marc. No worries....see you Thursday. On Jan 9,[masked]:20 PM, Marc Huffnagle < [address removed] > wrote: Victoria Jan 9, 2008 4:35 PM
Re: [chess-7] Chess on Wednesday and / or Thursday - I really hate to do this, but I'm going to be stuck at work late and won't be able to make it tonight. I'll still plan on playing on Thursday, though. Sorry. Marc On Jan 9,[masked]:11 PM, Marc Huffnagle wrote: > Alrig user 3. Jan 9, 2008 4:20 PM
Re: [chess-7] FRIDAY Chess Meetup - Fridays don't usually work for me, so I'll have to duck out. Marc On Jan 9,[masked]:37 PM, Cezar wrote: > Is anybody interested in meeting this Friday to play some chess ? (It sounds > like a couple of people are going to user 3. Jan 9, 2008 2:15 PM
FRIDAY Chess Meetup - Is anybody interested in meeting this Friday to play some chess ? (It sounds like a couple of people are going to Teaism tonight, but I'm in Chicago and can't make it until I come back on Friday)..... so.... for those who are interested Cezar Jan 9, 2008 12:37 PM
Re: [chess-7] Chess on Wednesday and / or Thursday - Alright, Yessika and I are meeting at the Teaism at 400 8th St. at 6:30 tonight. Is anybody else in? I'll be bringing a board. Marc On Jan 8,[masked]:32 PM, valenzuela wrote: > I am up for it on Wednesday.. > > > user 3. Jan 9, 2008 12:11 PM
Re: [chess-7] Chess on Wednesday and / or Thursday - downtown or dupont, around 8? Marc Huffnagle <[address removed]> wrote: Thursday works for me too (I'm a glu user 1. Jan 8, 2008 5:09 PM
Re: [chess-7] Chess on Wednesday and / or Thursday - Thursday works for me too (I'm a glutton for punishment). Capitol Hill, Dupont, Metro center, Virginia ... what works for you? Marc On Jan 8,[masked]:50 PM, David wrote: > I can do thurday > > > > valenzuela user 3. Jan 8, 2008 4:33 PM
Re: [chess-7] Chess on Wednesday and / or Thursday - Teaism Penn Quarter 400 8th Street NW Washington, DC 20004 On Jan 8,[masked]:26 PM, valenzuela wrote: > Where is this located? > > > > > On Jan 8,[masked]:21 PM, Marc Huffnagle wrote: > user 3. Jan 8, 2008 4:29 PM
Re: [chess-7] Chess on Wednesday and / or Thursday - I can do thurday valenzuela <[address removed]> wrote: Where is this located? user 1. Jan 8, 2008 3:50 PM
Re: [chess-7] Chess on Wednesday and / or Thursday - Where is this located? On Jan 8,[masked]:21 PM, Marc Huffnagle < [address removed] > wrote: Victoria Jan 8, 2008 3:26 PM
Re: [chess-7] Chess on Wednesday and / or Thursday - Teaism at Penn Quarter at 6:30? Marc On Jan 8,[masked]:32 PM, valenzuela wrote: > I am up for it on Wednesday.. > > > > > On Jan 8,[masked]:42 AM, Marc Huffnagle wrote: > > > Is anyone user 3. Jan 8, 2008 3:19 PM
Re: [chess-7] Chess on Wednesday and / or Thursday - I am up for it on Wednesday.. On Jan 8,[masked]:42 AM, Marc Huffnagle < [address removed] > wrote: Victoria Jan 8, 2008 2:32 PM
Chess on Wednesday and / or Thursday - Is anyone up for some chess on Wednesday or Thursday evenings? DC or Virginia would be fine with me. DC is probably a better bet. Marc user 3. Jan 8, 2008 11:42 AM
Re: [chess-7] Chess on Sunday - Sorry guys, wish I could make it, but I'll be leaving for Chicago on a business trip in a couple of hours. I'll be back on Thursday. When I come back I'll try to organize something ahead of time for next Friday/Sat/Sunday... it's been Cezar Jan 6, 2008 1:25 PM
RE: [chess-7] Chess on Sunday - .hmmessage P { margin:0px; padding:0px } body.hmmessage { FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY:Tahoma } I'll be there. Cezar, you in???? > From: [address removed] Lich Jan 6, 2008 12:20 PM
Re: [chess-7] Chess on Sunday - I'm here at the Murky Coffee in Arlington. If anyone's interested, I'll be here. I'm the guy in the black sweater, yellow packback, silver laptop, probably playing chess online. Hope you see you there ... or ... here, I guess. Marc On 1/5/08, user 3. Jan 6, 2008 11:56 AM
Re: [chess-7] Chess on Sunday - How about we meet at the Murky Coffee in Arlington at 2:00? Marc On 1/6/08, sheridan < s user 3. Jan 6, 2008 9:08 AM
Re: [chess-7] Chess on Sunday - i just got back into town. ��i'm down. ��let me know. ��[masked]-6806. sheridan Jan 6, 2008 1:50 AM
RE: [chess-7] Chess on Sunday - .hmmessage P { margin:0px; padding:0px } body.hmmessage { FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY:Tahoma } I think I can make it on Sunday if it's in Arlington > From: marc.huf Lich Jan 5, 2008 1:56 PM
Chess on Sunday - Would anyone be interested in playing somewhere in the Alexandria / Arlington area on Sunday? Marc user 3. Jan 5, 2008 1:29 PM
RE: [chess-7] New Event: Chess at Courthouse Cosi --> TODAY !!! 7pm - Preview not available Lich Jan 4, 2008 2:29 PM
RE: [chess-7] New Event: Chess at Courthouse Cosi --> TODAY !!! 7pm - .hmmessage P { margin:0px; padding:0px } body.hmmessage { FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY:Tahoma } I'll be there at 7:00 sharp. From: windrunner06@gm Lich Jan 4, 2008 2:28 PM
New Event: Chess at Courthouse Cosi --> TODAY !!! 7pm - Announcing a new event for The Washington, D.C. Chess Meetup! What: Chess at Courthouse Cosi --> TODAY !!! 7pm When: Friday, January 4, 7:00 PM Where: Click the link below to find out! Who should come: Anybod Cezar Jan 4, 2008 2:23 PM
Re: [chess-7] Long-awaited Paypal donation feature - I'm down for Courthouse Cosi 8pm. I can also make it earlier (7pm) if anyone else is interested. If there's a few more takers, let me know and I'll put it for the calendar for tonight. Lich ? -Cezar Cezar Jan 4, 2008 1:46 PM
Re: [chess-7] Long-awaited Paypal donation feature - What time tomorrow are we talking about? How about mid afternoon in dc? I can make later tonight (10ish) Cezar <[address removed]> wrote: user 1. Jan 4, 2008 1:40 PM
Re: [chess-7] Long-awaited Paypal donation feature - Down for chess on Saturday. Any interest for tonight (Friday) as well ? I'm thinking either Adams Morgan in DC, Teaism in Penn Quarters, or somewhere in VA on the Orange Line. Shout out some preferences if you're interested and I'll try t Cezar Jan 4, 2008 1:25 PM
RE: [chess-7] Long-awaited Paypal donation feature - .hmmessage P { margin:0px; padding:0px } body.hmmessage { FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY:Tahoma } I'll be free Saturday as well. Anyone want to meet up in northern Virginia for Lich Jan 4, 2008 1:02 PM
RE: [chess-7] Long-awaited Paypal donation feature - I just gave my $5. I noticed there's not meetup this weekend. Anyone interested in playing a game or two? David Eric <[address removed]> wrote: user 1. Jan 4, 2008 10:24 AM
Long-awaited Paypal donation feature - Hello Everyone, Several of you have expressed interest in donating to our meetup, and thank you to those of you who already have. Please let me know if you have trouble using the Paypal link in the standard message below. Michael Michael Jan 4, 2008 9:33 AM
RE: [chess-7] next meet up ? - Preview not available user 3. Dec 23, 2007 3:13 PM
next meet up ? - Hello everyone.... when & where are you guys getting together to play some chess ? Best regards & happy holidays, Alex Quoting Marc Huffnagle : > Has anyone else experienced bad slumps in their play? I started > A Dec 23, 2007 1:49 PM
Ups and downs - Has anyone else experienced bad slumps in their play? I started playing on ICC earlier this week, and I've been getting absolutely crushed. I had a cold, which might have something to do with it, but I'm 0-7 and losing to people rated in the 700s. W user 3. Dec 22, 2007 11:24 PM
Re: [chess-7] Chess Friday ? - hey guys, i'm not going to make it. have a good bunch of games. Cezar <[address removed]> wrote: Ok, soun user 1. Dec 21, 2007 6:30 PM
Re: [chess-7] Good Website for Slow Chess - cool. we'll keep that one in mind. sheridan Dec 21, 2007 5:08 PM
New Event: Chess at Courthouse Cosi --> TODAY !!! 8pm - Announcing a new event for The Washington, D.C. Chess Meetup! What: Chess at Courthouse Cosi --> TODAY !!! 8pm When: Friday, December 21, 8:00 PM Where: Click the link below to find out! Who should come: Anyb Cezar Dec 21, 2007 5:01 PM
Re: [chess-7] Chess Friday ? - Ok, sounds like 8pm Courthouse Cosi is final. Again, to clear up any confusion, this is located next to the Courthouse Metro Station on the Orange Line. I called them and they also close at 12:00, so should be fun. H Cezar Dec 21, 2007 4:51 PM
RE: [chess-7] Chess Friday ? - .hmmessage P { margin:0px; padding:0px } body.hmmessage { FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY:Tahoma } Courthouse for me as well. 8 is good Subj Lich Dec 21, 2007 4:49 PM
Re: [chess-7] Chess Friday ? - Same thing, no preference... Anybody strongly prefer one over the other ? If not, we can make a quick decision.. On 12/21/07, Lich < lo6a@hotmail.c Cezar Dec 21, 2007 4:44 PM
RE: [chess-7] Chess Friday ? - .hmmessage P { margin:0px; padding:0px } body.hmmessage { FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY:Tahoma } I can make it to either Cosi. If the one in Courthouse is more convinent for mo Lich Dec 21, 2007 4:42 PM
Re: [chess-7] Chess Friday ? - How many people are in arlington? and how many are coming from the district? I prefer the DC.... And for the dc people, there's a cosi in courthouse, which is much closer than ballston Cezar <[address removed]> user 1. Dec 21, 2007 4:38 PM
Re: [chess-7] Chess Friday ? - I'll be in 8pm latest and can stay till midnight (closing). I have 3 boards. -Cezar On 12/21/07, Lich Cezar Dec 21, 2007 4:38 PM
Re: [chess-7] Chess Friday ? - No. there's a cosi at courthouse in arlington. Cezar <[address removed]> wrote: I just called them; they user 1. Dec 21, 2007 4:37 PM
RE: [chess-7] Chess Friday ? - .hmmessage P { margin:0px; padding:0px } body.hmmessage { FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY:Tahoma } I can be there around 7:00 and I will stay as long as anyone wants to play. Lich Dec 21, 2007 4:35 PM
RE: [chess-7] Chess Friday ? - .hmmessage P { margin:0px; padding:0px } body.hmmessage { FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY:Tahoma } Sweet, the Ballston Cosi is really the best location for me, since it's only fo Lich Dec 21, 2007 4:28 PM
Re: [chess-7] Chess Friday ? - I just called them; they said they close at 12 on Friday... I'm down for this, if enough people are interested... -Cezar On 12/21/07, Cezar Dec 21, 2007 4:20 PM
RE: [chess-7] Chess Friday ? - .hmmessage P { margin:0px; padding:0px } body.hmmessage { FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY:Tahoma } The Cosi in Arlington is the Ballston Cosi. It's literally right at th Lich Dec 21, 2007 4:18 PM
Re: [chess-7] Chess Friday ? - I prefer Tryst. Either teaism works for me as well, I'm around the corner from the dupont teaism. Instead of ballston, what about the cosi in arlington, which is closer for the dc crowd? Cezar <[address removed]> user 1. Dec 21, 2007 4:14 PM
Re: [chess-7] Chess Friday ? - I would be up for either location around 8-8:30... Let's see if others are interested. -Cezar On 12/21/07, Lich Cezar Dec 21, 2007 3:51 PM
RE: [chess-7] Chess Friday ? - .hmmessage P { margin:0px; padding:0px } body.hmmessage { FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY:Tahoma } So do we have a final consensus as to time and location? Also how many people a Lich Dec 21, 2007 3:32 PM
Re: [chess-7] Good Website for Slow Chess - Thanks, Sh Peter Dec 21, 2007 2:39 PM
Re: [chess-7] Chess Friday ? - It's a cafe/lounge/bar... we've had 2 meetups there and it's been great... the only problem is if it gets too crowded late at night, but amazingly we had about 8 people show up last Friday. Food is grea Cezar Dec 21, 2007 2:21 PM
RE: [chess-7] Chess Friday ? - Preview not available Lich Dec 21, 2007 2:17 PM
RE: [chess-7] Chess Friday ? - .hmmessage P { margin:0px; padding:0px } body.hmmessage { FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY:Tahoma } When would be a good time and location for everyone? I personally would prefer Lich Dec 21, 2007 2:15 PM
Re: [chess-7] Chess Friday ? - Ok, who's interested in Tryst in Adams Morgan around 8:30 - 9pm tonight ? Alternatively we can do Teaism at around 7:30, since they close earlier... around 10pm. But honestly, although Cezar Dec 21, 2007 2:13 PM
Re: [chess-7] Chess Friday ? - My brother is coming in to town, so I don't think I'll be able to make it. What time are you guys playing, we might stop by even if it isn't to play. Marc On Dec 21,[masked]:48 PM, David < user 3. Dec 21, 2007 1:58 PM
Re: [chess-7] Chess Friday ? - I think i'm in. keep me posted Cezar <[address removed]> wrote: Hey everyone, Tomorrow (Friday) is my l user 1. Dec 21, 2007 1:48 PM
RE: [chess-7] Chess Friday ? - .hmmessage P { margin:0px; padding:0px } body.hmmessage { FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY:Tahoma } I wouldn't mind coming out tonight to play some chess. Man, I haven't playe Lich Dec 21, 2007 1:45 PM
Good Website for Slow Chess - howdy folks, i'm in so cal right now enjoying....well....nothing. it's cold here, too!! heck. just wanted to let you all know of a site i've been recently playing on. it's called: letsplaychess.com this site sheridan Dec 21, 2007 1:18 PM
Chess Friday ? - Hey everyone, Tomorrow (Friday) is my last day in DC before I go home for a nice long Christmas/New Years break. So I was curious if anyone is interested in going out to a cafe/lounge to play some chess. I live near the Teaism on 8th/D ST d Cezar Dec 20, 2007 7:53 PM
Event details changed: The Washington, D.C. Chess Meetup December Meetup - Simply brought the time forward from 6.45 to 6.00pm . Michael will be there early to host. Remember it's at the Dupont Cosi (Dupont South). We are re trying that location in the hopes that we can work with them this time. If you have any questions f Anisha N S. Dec 17, 2007 2:37 PM
Upcoming Tournaments - Rick Dec 17, 2007 11:53 AM
RE: [chess-7] Rock it Grill is on - .hmmessage P { margin:0px; padding:0px } body.hmmessage { FONT-SIZE: 10pt; FONT-FAMILY:Tahoma } How is parking near the Grill? Is it meters or are there lots? I'm Quentin F. Dec 17, 2007 3:01 AM
RE: Chess tournament this weekend RE: Sunday meetup - RE: [chess-7] Talked to Bus Boys and Poets - Preview not available karen Dec 17, 2007 2:59 AM
RE: Sunday meetup - RE: [chess-7] Talked to Bus Boys and Poets - Preview not available karen Dec 17, 2007 2:49 AM
Re: [chess-7] Rock it Grill is on - Here is the address and Yelp link to Rock It Grill : http://www.yelp.com/biz/rock-i­t-grill-alexandria 1319 King St Alexandria, VA 223 Cezar Dec 15, 2007 12:51 PM
Chess tournament this weekend RE: Sunday meetup - RE: [chess-7] Talked to Bus Boys and Poets - Rick Dec 15, 2007 12:10 PM
Rock it Grill is on - Hi all, Rock it Grill. ��3:30. ��i called and they said it would be ok. ��I might be a little late (i have to go help bake some cookies), but will show. ��my cell is (202)[masked] sheridan Dec 15, 2007 11:47 AM
Thank-you - Thanks everyone for coming out to Tryst on Friday night. It was a much bigger turnout than expected; we ended up having about 8 people, a big surprise for such a short notice... Hopefully we can do this again, Tryst is proving to be a good weekend hots Cezar Dec 15, 2007 2:40 AM
Re: Sunday meetup - RE: [chess-7] Talked to Bus Boys and Poets - Preview not available Cezar Dec 15, 2007 2:36 AM
Re: Sunday meetup - RE: [chess-7] Talked to Bus Boys and Poets - agreed sheridan <[address removed]> wrote: First off, let me say a warm farewell to Quentin. ? Good luck user 1. Dec 14, 2007 10:50 PM
Re: Sunday meetup - RE: [chess-7] Talked to Bus Boys and Poets - First off, let me say a warm farewell to Quentin. ��Good luck out there. ��Hopefully we'll see you back one day. Second, Rock It Grill says we can go on Saturday. ��If people are agreed sheridan Dec 14, 2007 8:56 PM
Sunday meetup - RE: [chess-7] Talked to Bus Boys and Poets - Rick Dec 14, 2007 8:20 PM
Re: [chess-7] Talked to Bus Boys and Poets - Perfect... I have 2 rollup boards... so you can bring wooden sets if you want... On 12/14/07, Eric < [address removed] > wrote: Cezar Dec 14, 2007 6:24 PM

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