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  1. Yes, I joined the new club, but still not getting...

    Yes, I joined the new club, but still not getting the notifications. A kind reader is trying to help me, as I scrub through all my Chess.com settings, both general and club-specific. Vlad, you don't...
  2. That's fun! I joined the CFC "club" recently, and...

    That's fun! I joined the CFC "club" recently, and haven't figured out all the settings yet.

    For example, is there a default time control for "club matches"?
    And the upcoming (tomorrow) Team...
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    Kevin, I think you're causing concern for your...

    Kevin, I think you're causing concern for your self needlessly. The situations you describe seem like common-sense situations, where for decades, Organizers/TDs thank the player for advising them of...
  4. Kevin, as you're into chess variants, I thought...

    Kevin, as you're into chess variants, I thought you might like to know that Chess.com is rolling out at least 6 new variants, the link I saw is chess.com/variants
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    I find that Organizers are generally reasonable...

    I find that Organizers are generally reasonable people. Like if a player decides to start driving home early from a weekend Swiss, and so he withdraws before pairings are published for the last...
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    Chess bullying, gotta love it! I remember...

    Chess bullying, gotta love it!

    I remember decades ago, the first time I played Hal in a tournament (hadn't met him yet), I thought, geez this guy has way bigger arms than the rest of us lol
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    Thanks for posting this Vlad.

    Thanks for posting this Vlad.
  8. I support these attractive events getting their...

    I support these attractive events getting their turn in the Atlantic time zone!
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    Yes, my heart sank at the ChessTalk posts. And...

    Yes, my heart sank at the ChessTalk posts.

    And I'll be better when such threads close.
  10. Ian, thank you for the kind words. It really was...

    Ian, thank you for the kind words. It really was a wonderful (but exhausting lol) effort that I look forward to doing again as soon as we possibly can safely.

    And classy nice players like yourself...
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    Poll: Well that's great!! I'm proud of our big turnout!!

    Well that's great!! I'm proud of our big turnout!!
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    Poll: Fred, that seems like a high percentage, which I...

    Fred, that seems like a high percentage, which I think is awesome!

    (if I'm incorrect vs. historically, please tell me to edit this post lol)
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    I agree with Michael. Here's an interesting...

    I agree with Michael.

    Here's an interesting modelling article. One thing chess has going for it is less speaking. However. it's also, relatively speaking, few square feet per person, and not the...
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    I was Secretary of the FIDE Arbiters' Commission...

    I was Secretary of the FIDE Arbiters' Commission in 2014-2018. During my tenure, I confirm that I never heard of any Arbiter ever asking for an exemption to the "5 year clauses" required for Arbiter...
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    Yes, measure(s) to "skip year" about to be...

    Yes, measure(s) to "skip year" about to be announced (maybe already has) by FIDE Arbiters' Commission.
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    I. Admit. Bewilderment. So we HAD unethical...

    I. Admit. Bewilderment. So we HAD unethical behaviours by a CFC member, where we COULD HAVE formed an Ethics Committee to deal with them, but that we didn't. And now, after Mahmud proposes an Ethics...
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    Michael, unfortunately, I agree with your...

    Michael, unfortunately, I agree with your assessment. Thank you for posting this.
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    Seriously?! You're posting THAT here in this...

    Seriously?! You're posting THAT here in this critical election thread?! Come ON, we're all better than that!!
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    Cher Pierre, vous etes magnifique! (priere...

    Cher Pierre, vous etes magnifique!

    (priere d'excuser mon clavier unilingue, sans accents)
  20. Intuitively, I would put FQE around USCF, maybe...

    Intuitively, I would put FQE around USCF, maybe more, so CFC=FQE+60 or CFC=FQE+90 [but I stress this is intuitive, no number crunching done]
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    Hello Pierre, could you forward to the CFC...

    Hello Pierre, could you forward to the CFC Executive any contact information for such insurance? People like myself have been going on about this for years now, but the task is just big enough that...
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    Yes, I understand and appreciate your point. I...

    Yes, I understand and appreciate your point. I guess if the rear-side camera is good enough, we can skip this step, and replace it instead with something like:

    "the overseeing CFC rep can at any...
  23. Thank you Roger, that's a very powerful point.

    Thank you Roger, that's a very powerful point.
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    I agree. Vlad, I appreciate these are challenging...

    I agree. Vlad, I appreciate these are challenging discussions, but Nikolay is one of our top chess people in Canada, period, and he is voicing concerns in as healthy a way as a differing opinion...
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    So at first I thought similarly, but then I got...

    So at first I thought similarly, but then I got access to some documentation (not chess.com specific) that explained the statistical approach more thoroughly.

    Now, I am not a stats guy, but it...
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