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Jim Fox
Jim Fox
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Basic Information

Member Since
May 2, 2011
Last Seen
28 minutes ago
Member Type
Bridge Player
about me

Bridge player for over 50 years (hard to believe I don't play better).  Did take several years off a few times for family and work. Two grown children and four wonderful granddaughters (who don't play bridge but are all super softball players).

Professional computerist (everything EXCEPT electronics and hardware engineering) for over 40 years and still counting.  Education in Physics, Applied Mathematics, and Business Administration.

Country
United States of America
Website
http://www.www.com/

Bridge Information

Favorite Bridge Memory
World Mixed BAM - Lille, France
Bridge Accomplishments
Overall in National Open Swiss Teams, Senior Swiss Teams, and Mixed BAM; Many Regional A, Open, and Bracket 1 Teams and Pairs wins.
Regular Bridge Partners
and favorite bridge partner - my wife.
Member of Bridge Club(s)
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Favorite Tournaments
Philadelphia and Lille World Series, New Orleans, San Francisco and Washington Nationals, Cambridge and Virginia Beach Regionals.
Favorite Conventions
Puppet over 1N, Exclusion Blackwood, Delayed Splinters, Michaels, Unusual NT
BBO Username
mmbridge.
ACBL Ranking
Sapphire Life Master
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Input from Players and Directors Requested
How can you know whether or not 6H or 6S should make without knowing other hands? Key word is should. :)
Input from Players and Directors Requested
Can we get all 4 hands?
Input from Players and Directors Requested
Robert, re-posted for no particular reason: A bridge-playing chicken could not decide whether hen wanted to play in the open pairs or the womens pairs. Hen could not decide whether hen was a hen or whether hen was a rooster.
Jim Fox's bidding problem: QJ8 5432 62 8652
The more I think about this, the more I like 3C and pass anything partner bids (other than some number of spades).
Jim Fox's bidding problem: QJ8 5432 62 8652
Richard, so what would partner expect from 2N natural versus 3H natural?
Bridge Lawyers
And heretofore, I was led to believe, that the Australian Bridge Federation always ran "perfect" tournaments.
True North American Championships Coming
David, as an aside, in keeping with the April Fools meme, I want you to know that you were mentioned very unfavorably on NCIS tonight.
True North American Championships Coming
Judy, just above Greg's overly graphic response above, it says: "All posts by this account have been approved by an ACBL official." I guess for now we must assume that included Hartman. :)
True North American Championships Coming
Some people have to be "ad hominem" to the end.
True North American Championships Coming
Its almost like you can "auto-flag" stuff and you can just have some poor stiff watching what gets posted and flag.
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