Archive for September, 2013

Whilst surfing, I found the following article on the net. Naturally I opened the link with bated breath, not daring to think of what the cause of the media attention could be this time. Click if you dare,

http://blog.sfgate.com/cityinsider/2013/09/17/police-shut-down-chess-games-on-market-street/

It’s actually an interesting read, revealing some of the positive benefits of chess, and how it saved some of the homeless on the streets of San Francisco. They made it into the news because the police shut down their games due to unsavory characters infiltrating the chess scene and causing mischief…allegedly.

MJM

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